Michael Madden, MA
Chief Executive Officer (Retired), Providence Healthcare of Southern California
Michael Madden, M.A., serves as secretary of the board for Martin Luther
King, Jr. Community Hospital. He is the retired chief executive officer
for Providence Healthcare of Southern California, a hospital organization
that employs approximately 7,500 people, and that includes four hospitals
as well as skilled nursing and ambulatory facilities. Before joining Providence,
he was with Sisters of Mercy Health Corporation in Michigan, as executive
vice president of the Central Michigan region. He was previously chairman
of the board of the California Healthcare Association, the Alliance of
Catholic Health Care Systems, and the Hospital Association of Southern
Mr. Madden has more than 40 years of leadership experience in complex nonprofit
healthcare systems, with extensive experience in hospital operations.
Providence is one of the region's largest health care systems, which
includes Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center, Burbank; Providence Holy
Cross Medical Center, Mission Hills; Little Company of Mary Hospital-Torrance;
and Little Company of Mary Hospital-San Pedro.
In addition to being past chairman of the California Healthcare Association,
Alliance of Catholic Health Care Systems and Hospital Association of Southern
California, Mr. Madden is also chairman of the board of Sycamores, a program
for troubled boys. He has also been a long-time member of the Regents
of Providence High School.
Mr. Madden received his M.A. in hospital and health administration from
the University of Minnesota. In 1985, he attended the advanced management
program at Harvard Business School.