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Ronald Lee Jacobson

Ronald Lee Jacobson, American hospital executive. Kellogg Foundation grantee, 1980.


  • Jacobson, Ronald Lee was born on January 11, 1948 in Webster, South Dakota, United States. Son of Milton John and Gertrude Olive (Conklin) Jacobson.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, South Dakota State University, 1970. Chemical Abstracts Service in Hospital & Health Care Administration, University Minnesota, 1978. Master in Hospital Administration, University Minnesota, 1981.


    • Director nursing Community Memorial Hospital, Elbow Lake, Minnesota, 1971. Director nursing services St. Mary's Hospital, Detroit Lakes, 1971—1974. Administrator Day County Hospital, Webster, South Dakota, 1974—1978, Stevens County Memorial Hospital, Morris, Minnesota, 1978—1984, Stevens Community Memorial Hospital Inc., since 1985.


    Party affiliation: Republican


    Denomination: Lutheran


    Hospital representative, board directors Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota. Member Life Span Inc., Minneapolis, since 1985. Member of Morris Area Chamber of Commerce (vice president 1980-1981), Minnesota Hospital Association (trustee since 1981), American College Hospital Administrators, American Hospital Association, Kiwanis Club (president 1981-1982), Shriners Club, Coteau Lodge (Webster, South Dakota).


    • Married Carol Louise Fisher, November 2, 1968. Children: Brent Ronald, Sara Lynn, Keith Lawrence, Mark Fisher.
    • father: Milton John Jacobson
    • mother: Gertrude Olive (Conklin) Jacobson
    • spouse: Carol Louise Fisher
    • children: Brent Ronald Jacobson
    • Sara Lynn Jacobson
    • Keith Lawrence Jacobson
    • Mark Fisher Jacobson
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    Born January 11, 1948
    (age 69)