John Sullivan

President, MedStar Washington Hospital Center, and Senior Vice President, MedStar Health

john-sullivanJohn Sullivan is the president of MedStar Washington Hospital Center and a senior vice president for MedStar Health. He joins the Hospital Center's management team with more than 25 years of executive healthcare leadership experience and a commitment to excellence, quality, patient safety and service.

Sullivan spent the last five years with the Sisters of Mercy Health System in Chesterfield, Missouri, serving as the chief executive officer and before that, as the chief operating officer. Before joining Mercy, he served as the executive vice president of the Loyola University Health System in Chicago, Illinois, and held several executive roles at Resurrection Health Care, also in Chicago.

Sullivan received his undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and his master's degree in hospital and healthcare administration from The University of Iowa in Iowa City.