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Paul Allan Gross

Paul Allan Gross, American health products executive. Named Outstanding Administrator, Control Region Humana, 1975, 1976; recipient Humana Club award, Central Region, Louisville, 1974-1976, Presidential medallion, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1995.


  • Gross, Paul Allan was born on October 1, 1937 in Virginia, United States. Son of Albert and Cynthia (Saxe) Gross.

  • Education

    • Degree, University Richmond, 1959. Bachelor, University Georgia, 1961. Master of Health Administration, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1964.

      Certified in hospital administration, University Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital.


    • Administrative resident in hospital administration Tampa General Hospital, Florida, 1964. Administrative assistant Dallas County Hospital District, 1964-1966, assistant administrator, 1966-1969, senior assistant administrator, 1969-1970, associate administrator, 1971-1972. Clinical associate professor hospital medical care University Texas Southwestern Medical School, 1964-1972, School Allied Health Sciences, Dallas, 1964-1972.

      Executive director Humana Inc. Suburban Hospital, Louisville, 1972-1976. Vice president Florida region Humana Inc., Miami, 1976-1981.

      Senior vice president Pacific Region Humana Inc., Newport Beach, California, 1981-1984, executive vice president, president hospital division, 1984-1992. Retired Humana Inc., 1992. Professor, health administrator Virginia Commonwealth U./Medical College Virginia, 1992-1995, professor emeritus, since 1996.

      National consultant emeritus Surgeon General United States Air Force, since 1987. Vice chairman board trustees MedEcon, Inc., Louisville, 1993-1996, also board directors. Board directors St. Anthony Public Company, Washington, 1993-1996.

      Advisor KBL Healthcare Inc., Comprehensive Medical Management, Incorporated, New York York City 1993-1996. With United States Naval Reserve, 1955-1963.


    • Contributor articles to professional journals.


    Member, chairman United States Selective Service System Local Board 154, Newport Beach, 1983, Board 13, Louisville, 1982-2002. Board associates University Richmond, Virginia, 1990-1996. Board directors St. Francis High School, Louisville, 1989-1992.

    Board directors Louisville Zoological Foundation, 1989-1996, chairman investment committee, 1992. Member advisory board School Nursing, 1992-1996, Spalding University, 1997. Chairman development board Jefferson County Community College, Kentuckiana Education and Work Force Committee.

    Board dirs United States Selective Service Board, 1981-2002, emeritus since 2002. Preceptor Fellowship Program-Education with Industry, United States Air Force, 1986-1992. Board directors Spaulding University, 1996-1997, Lake/Sumter County United Way, 2005-2007, LifeStream Behavioral Center, since 2004.

    Board member, treasurer chair finance committee Comprehensive Medical Management Inc, 1993-1996. Board directors Medical College Virginia Foundation, chairman audit and applications committee, 1993-2000. President board directors Pelican Cove Two Condo Association.

    Board directors Hospice of Lake and Sumter County, Fla, since 2005. CRA advisory board, mem, chairman City of Tauares Florida, 2005-2008. Fellow American College Health Care Executives (ethics committee, chairman inv. droped section since 1993).

    Member Texas Hospital Association, Hospital Council Southern California (chairman multi-institutional corporation liaison committee since 1983), United Hospital Association California, Federation American Healthcare Systems & American Hospital Association (honorary life).


    • Married Gail Byrd, November 19, 1966. Children: Lorri, Garry, Randy.
    • father: Albert Gross
    • mother: Cynthia (Saxe) Gross
    • spouse: Gail Byrd
    • children: Lorri Gross
    • Garry Gross
    • Randy Gross
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    Born October 1, 1937