Top 25 Minority Leaders
North Broward Medical Center
Pauline Grant, 57, has been chief executive officer of North Broward Medical Center, the second-largest hospital in South Florida’s Broward Health system, since 2003. She is responsible for a 362-bed public hospital, Level II trauma center, and one of only three stroke centers in Florida to be certified by the Joint Commission. The hospital serves northern Broward County and southern Palm Beach County and has 1,400 employees. Grant joined Broward Health as director of ambulatory services, a position in which she was responsible for more than 14 community health centers. She began her career as a public health nutritionist with the Jamaican government before emigrating in 1979 to Florida, where she became healthcare administrator for the Seminole Tribe.