A. Hugh Greene, Chair

A. Hugh GreeneHugh Greene, of Jacksonville, is the president and chief executive officer of Baptist Health. Joining Baptist Health in 1989, Mr. Greene has served in several administrative positions prior to becoming CEO in 2000. In that time, Baptist Health has expanded from its downtown Baptist Medical Center to five hospitals, including Wolfson Children’s Hospital. Mr. Greene has been active on the UNF campus as well as in the Jacksonville community.  He served for a number of years on the Brooks College of Health Dean’s Council and as vice chair from 2004-2006.  He serves as chair of the Access Work Group for the Center for Global Health and Medical Diplomacy Board in the Brooks College of Health.  Mr. Greene was named an honorary alumnus of UNF in 2010.  He has been active in the Jacksonville Regional Chamber of Commerce and will serve as chair for 2011.  He has served both as campaign chair and chair of the Board of Trustees for the United Way of Northeast Florida. Mr. Greene is a recipient of the Excellence in Healthcare Award for establishing a healthcare clinic for the homeless. In 2007, he was inducted into the First Coast Business Hall of Fame. Mr. Greene earned a B.A. from Wake Forest University, M.H.A. from Medical College of Virginia, and a M.Div. from Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. He was appointed to the UNF Board of Trustees by the Florida Board of Governors in 2007 and reappointed for a term ending January 6, 2015. Mr. Greene was elected as vice chair of the UNF Board of Trustees 2010 and re-elected for a second term ending January 2014. He was elected as chair of the UNF Board of Trustees 2014 for a term ending January 2016.