Log In

Ronald Eugene Whiteside Edit Profile

Hospital executive

Ronald Eugene Whiteside, American hospital executive. License public accountant, Pennsylvania. Decorated Air medal with four oak leaf clusters, 1969.


Whiteside, Ronald Eugene was born on March 8, 1947 in Columbus, Ohio, United States. Son of Glen Elsworth and Gladys Ellen (Coil) Whiteside.


British Computer Society, Columbus Business University, 1973. Master of Science in Administration, Central Michigan University, 1988.


Assistant buyer, Smith Brothers Hardware, Columbus, 1970-1973;costing and disbursement supervisor, Grant Hospital, Columbus, 1973;accounting manager, Grant Hospital, Columbus, 1973-1975;assistant contractor, acting contractor, Grant Hospital, Columbus, 1975-1976;director accounting, Community Hospital of Springfield, Springfield, Ohio., 1976-1980;director finance, Community Hospital of Springfield, Springfield, 1980-1983;assistant vice president, comptroller, Community Hospital of Springfield, Springfield, 1983-1987;chief finance officer, St. John's Mercy, Springfield, 1987-1988;division director, professional services, Medical Center Hospital, Chillicothe, Ohio., 1988-1989;executive vice president, chief operating officer, since 1989. Treasurer, board member Community Partners PPO, Springfield, 1986-1987.


  • License public accountant, Pennsylvania.


Chairman, member Citizens Advisory Board Springview, 1982-1988, Development Center, Springfield, 1983-1985. Member campaign cabinet United Way Ross County, 1988-1990, vice president planning, 1991-1992, vice president finance, since 1992, board directors since 1990. With United States Air Force, 1965-1969, Vietnam.

Member American College Healthcare Executives, Hospital Finance Management Association, Rotary (Chillicothe), Masons.


Married Donna Sue Drumm, December 12, 1970. Children: Melissa Ann, Allison Marie.

Glen Elsworth Whiteside

Gladys Ellen (Coil) Whiteside

Donna Sue Drumm

Melissa Ann Whiteside

Allison Marie Whiteside