Philip A. Newbold, FACHE
Board Member/Immediate Past CEO
Beacon Health System
Philip Newbold is immediate past CEO of Beacon Health System. With a nearly unprecedented 29 years of experience as CEO of Memorial Hospital and now Beacon Health System, Mr. Newbold has skillfully led the area’s only community-owned healthcare system through a powerfully transformative time in the healthcare field. During his tenure, Mr. Newbold has spearheaded the organization’s national reputation for innovation, improved patient safety, enhanced patient and employee satisfaction, directed the community’s shift toward population health, and implemented one of the first hospital tithing programs in the nation. Mr. Newbold is a graduate of Ohio State University (bachelor’s and master’s degrees) and Miami University of Ohio (MBA degree). Prior to coming to Memorial Hospital, Mr. Newbold served as a senior executive at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cleveland and as the CEO of Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City. He is board certified in healthcare management as an ACHE Fellow.