Tobey Robertson

Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Tobey Robertson joined the executive team in November, 2015. She brings more than 15 years of healthcare marketing and communications experience to Martin Luther King, Jr. Community Hospital. Prior to joining MLKCH, she served for four years as the director of business development at Ballard Rehabilitation Hospital in San Bernardino, where she was responsible for overseeing all revenue-producing operations including sales, marketing and admissions. Before her tenure at Ballard, Ms. Robertson worked for 10 years as director of marketing and communications for Community Hospital of San Bernardino, a private, nonprofit, safety net hospital with 343 beds.

Tobey has earned numerous awards for innovative marketing and communications programs from the Public Relations Society of America and the Healthcare Public Relations and Marketing Association. She was recognized as a Hospital Hero by the National Healthcare Foundation in the inaugural year of the program.

A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Ms. Robertson interrupted her senior year of high school to accept an American Field Service scholarship for a year of study in Argentina. She attended a year of high school in Mar del Plata, living with a family in which both parents were physicians. Due to that experience, she is currently fluent in Spanish. Ms. Robertson holds a bachelor’s degree in English literature and creative writing from Dartmouth College.