Top 25 Women Leaders
Gail Donovan, 53
Executive Vice President/CEO, Continuum Health Partners
Gail Donovan, 53, is executive vice president and chief operating officer for Continuum Health Partners, New York, where she oversees four hospitals with more than 2000 staffed beds, an annual operating budget of more than 3 billion and a staff of 15000 She is responsible for services provided to one out of every five people hospitalized in New York City. After the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, Donovan spearheaded a model emergency response initiative.