Barbara A. Johnson is the Chief Operating Officer for Premier Health and member of the Senior Leadership team. Barbara has been with Premier Health since 2003.
Prior to leading Human Resources Services for the Health System, she also served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Miami Valley Hospital. She has also served as Vice President of Operations at both Miami Valley and Good Samaritan Hospitals (closed 2018).
Johnson is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), American Hospital Association (AHA), Ohio Hospital Association (OHA), National Association of Health Services Executives (NASHE), the Society for Human Resources (SHRM), and member of the American Society for Health Care Human Resources Administration (ASHHRA).
She currently Chairs, the Ohio Diversity Council (OHDC) State Board of Directors; Chairs, The National Conference for Community and Justice of Greater Dayton (NCCJ). Barbara is currently a member of the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance Advisory Group, The American Heart Association “Go Red for Women” the Greater Dayton 5K Heart Walk/Run “Thousandaire Club”, and member of the Affiliate Chapter of A Special Wish Foundation, Inc. Advisory Board.
Barbara holds a bachelor of arts in English and master’s in business degrees from Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, Ohio).