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hospital administrator , State official

William Hugh Johnson,, American state official, hospital administrator. Decorated Army Commendation Medal with 2 oak leaf clusters, Order of Merit (Republican of Vietnam), Legion of Merit.


Johnson,, William Hugh was born on October 29, 1935 in New York City. Son of William H. and Florence P. (Seinsoth) Johnson.


Bachelor, Hofstra University, 1957. Master of Education, University Hawaii, 1969.


Commissioned Second lieutenant United States Army, 1957, advanced through grades to lieutenant colonel, 1972, health administrator, world wide, 1957-1977, health administrator, world wide, retired, 1977. Chief Executive Officer University New Mexico Hospital, Albuquerque, 1977-1997. Assistant professor United States Military Academy, West Point, New York, 1962-1965.

Member clinical faculty University Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1980-1983. Preceptor Arizona State University, Tempe, 1982-1983. President Albuquerque Area Hospital Council, 1980.

Vice president strategic alliances University New Mexico Health Sciences Center. Administrator Horizon Specialty Hospital, Albuquerque, 1997. Adjunct professor cabinet secretary New Mexico Dept Human Services, Santa Fe, 1997-1999.

Adjunct professor University New Mexico, since 1999. Board directors Bank American of New Mexico, Tri West, Inc. Secretary human services State New Mexico, 1997-1998.

Adjunct professor University New Mexico, 1999.


Member executive board Albuquerque Committee on Development. Vice president Visiting Nurse Service, Albuquerque, 1979. President Magnifico Arts Fiesta.

Board directors ACCION (Microlender), 1999, Goodwill New Mexico, board directors Albuqueque Convention and Visitors Bureau, member executive committee, since 1994, chairman, 1997-1998. Member cabinet board United Way New Mexico, since 1997. Member American Hospital Association (governing board metropolitan hospital section 1982-1986, chairman committee Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome, member regional policy board 1982-1986, 88—), American College Hospital Administrators, Council Teaching Hospitals (board directors), New Mexico Hospital Association (board directors 1983, chairman since 1995), National Association Public Hospitals (board directors Tri West Inc., Vita Southwest), Greater Albuquerque C. of Chamber (board directors, economic planning council, vice president), New Mexico Association Commerce and Industry (treasurer).


Married Gloria C. Stube., January 23, 1960. Children: Karen A., William H. III.

William H. Johnson,

Florence P. (Seinsoth) Johnson,

Gloria C. Stube.

Karen A. Johnson,

William H. III Johnson,