Ron Andro

MS, BSN, RN

Specializing In:

Leadership

Research Interests:

Healthcare administration Lean continuous quality improvement Servant leadership Mediation, negotiation and conflict resolution

About Ron Andro

Biography:

Attended and graduated from Winona State University in Winona, MN; Rush University in Chicago, IL, and the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL. I have worked at St. Paul Ramsey County Medical Center as a registered nurse, St. Paul, MN, As an administrator at the following: Rush Presbyterian St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago, IL, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, Provena St. Joseph Healthcare, Joliet, IL, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Glen Burnie, MD, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA. 

Positions

Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
  • Chief Clinical Operations Officer

Background

Education and Training:

  • 2020 - MS - Human Environmental Sciences; Mediation, Arbitration and Conflict Resolution, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
  • 1985 - MS - Health Systems Management, Rush University, Chicago, IL
  • 1981 - BS - Nursing, Winona State University, Winona, MN

Professional Memberships:

  • American College of Healthcare Executives

Professional Experience:

  • 2015-2021 - President and Chief Executive Officer, West Penn Hospital, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2013-2015 - Chief Operating Officer, Allegheny General Hospital, Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 2011-2013 - Senior Vice President Chief Operating Officer, University of Maryland, Baltimore Washington Medical Center, Glen Burnie, MD
  • 1999-2011 - Vice President of Operations, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1996-1999 - Perioperative Director, Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center, Joliet, IL
  • 1985-1996 - Administrator, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
  • 1983-1985 - Administrative Intern Department of Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • 1981-1983 - Registered Nurse ICU, St Paul Ramsey Regional County Medical Center, St. Paul, MN

Honors & Awards:

  • Past Chairman - American Heart Association, Pittsburgh, PA
  • Past Board Member - Boy Scouts of America, Baltimore, MD
  • Past Board Member - American College of Healthcare Executives, NH, PA
  • Past Board Member - Western Pennsylvania Healthcare Council
  • Past Board Member - Trauma Systems Foundation, State of Pennsylvania