George Brown, M.D., is the new president and chief executive officer of Legacy Health System in Portland, Ore., effective Sept. 8. Brown has 28 years of healthcare experience and for the past four years was chief operating officer of MultiCare Health System, Tacoma, Wash. He previously held chief executive roles at Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma; Walter Reed Health Care System, Washington; Blanchfield Community Hospital, Fort Campbell, Ky.; and Letterman Army Institute of Research, Presidio of San Francisco. He is retired from the U.S. Army with the rank of brigadier general. Brown succeeds Pamela Vukovich, who has been serving as Legacy's interim president and CEO. Legacy is a five-hospital not-for-profit system in the Portland, Ore. region. Browns age was not provided by deadline.
Brown, George, M.D.
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