Deborah J. Bowen, FACHE, CAE

Deborah J. Bowen, FACHE, CAE

President and CEO at the American College of Healthcare Executives; President Designate at the International Hospital Federation


IHF Governing Council Member
Deborah J. Bowen, FACHE, CAE, is president and Chief Executive Officer of the American College of Healthcare Executives. This is an international professional society of more than 40,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. Alongside this role, she serves on the board of the Institute for Diversity in Health Management.
Ms. Bowen is board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow of both ACHE and the American Society of Association Executives. Additionally, she is a Baldrige Executive Fellow and a Certified Association Executive.
An experienced and dedicated healthcare industry leader, Ms. Bowen was recognized by Modern Healthcare as one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in Healthcare and one of the Top 25 Women in Healthcare.
In 2019, she was elected as IHF President Designate, and will become IHF President in November 2021.


All sessions

Women in Leadership Forum Breakfast (by invitation)

  • 11 November, 2021
  • 07:30 - 08:30