Deborah Ross Appointed Interim CEO

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Posted Jul 1, 2019

Deborah RossThe National Commission on Correctional Health Care has appointed Deborah Ross as interim chief executive officer.

Ms. Ross has worked for the National Commission for 21 years, most recently as the vice president of education and meetings. Throughout her career with NCCHC, she has developed strategic plans aimed at promoting growth and awareness within the correctional health care community. She has built relationships and partnerships with diverse stakeholders who share common interests. Through these efforts, she has expanded educational programming and outreach, leading NCCHC to be recognized as the premier educational provider in the field.

Ms. Ross also serves on the board of directors for the Professional Convention Management Association, Greater Midwest Chapter. Earlier in her career, she served in leadership positions at the International Society of Traumatic Stress Studies and the Association of Behavioral Health Care Medicine.

“With her long tenure and extensive experience at the National Commission, the board is confident of Deborah’s ability to continue the progress we’ve achieved to date,” says Thomas Fagan, PhD, CCHP-MH, chair of NCCHC’s board of directors.