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John Norman Schwartz

John Norman Schwartz, American human services administrator. Named Executive of the Year, Health and Human Services Ministry, 1999; recipient Board Member of the Year award, Great Lake's Hemophilia Foundation, 1986, Outstanding Community Leadership award, Stony Island Chamber of Commerce, 1996, Circuit of Distinction award, American Hospital Association, 1999.

Background

  • Schwartz, John Norman was born on December 13, 1945 in Watertown, Minnesota, United States. Son of Norman O. and Marion G. (Tesch) Schwartz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Augsburg College, Minneapolis, 1967. Master of Health Administration, University Minnesota, 1969.

    Career

    • Administrative resident Lutheran Hospital and Medical Center, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, 1968-1969. Assistant administrator St. Luke's Hospital, Milwaukee, 1969-1973, medical administrator, 1973-1975, vice president, 1975-1984. Senior vice president, chief operating officer Good Samaritan Medical Center, 1984-1985, president, Chief Executive Officer, 1985-1988.

      Executive vice president Aurora Health Care Inc., 1988-1989. General manager SmithKline Beecham Beecham Clinical Laboratories, Schaumburg, Illinois, 1989-1990. Chief executive advisory Trinity Hospital Advisory Health Care, Chicago, since 1991.

      Board directors E. Side Bank.

    Religion

    Denomination: Lutheran

    Membership

    Governor's appointee Council Hemophilia and Related Blood Disorders, Madison, 1978. Member Sullivan Chamber Ensemble, Milwaukee, 1975—1984. Board directors Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation, 1975—1989, Southeast Chicago Development Commission, since 1996.

    Member S. Chicago Young Men’s Christian Association, since 1993. Fellow: American College Healthcare Executives (regent 1993-1999, Regent's award for senior executive leadership 1999).

    Personality

    Interests

    Jogging, photography, music, choral singing.

    Connections

    • father: Norman O. Schwartz
    • mother: Marion G. (Tesch) Schwartz
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    Born December 13, 1945
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