John Doyle

John D. Doyle serves as Executive Vice President, Ascension. He also is President and Chief Executive Officer, Ascension Holdings, a subsidiary of Ascension, and Ascension Holdings International. 

Ascension Holdings is composed of a portfolio of companies designed to add value to the organization by providing services to the health ministries of Ascension as well as other health systems in the United States and internationally.

Mr. Doyle, along with other executives, oversees incubation of transformational solutions and innovative relationships that have the potential to accelerate accomplishment of Ascension’s Strategic Direction. He serves on the Board of TriMedx International, a joint venture currently providing clinical engineering services in India. He also serves on the Board of Ascension Holdings and The Resource Group, a business transformation subsidiary of Ascension Holdings.

Mr. Doyle previously served as Chief Strategy Officer of Ascension Health, now an Ascension subsidiary, and General Manager, Transformational Development. As Chief Strategy Officer, Mr. Doyle had responsibility for developing and ensuring implementation of Ascension Health’s overall Strategic Direction. In this role, Mr. Doyle served as the architect for the framework to create the capabilities necessary to achieve the organization’s Vision by 2020. As General Manager of Transformational Development, Mr. Doyle provided the overall vision and management of the Transformational Development organization, including developing a portfolio of activities to extend the organization’s line of sight into the future. Earlier he was Senior Vice President, Strategic Business Development & Innovation for Ascension Health.

Before joining Ascension Health’s System Office, Mr. Doyle was Executive Vice President for Strategic Development for St. Vincent Hospitals and Health Services (now St. Vincent Health) in Indiana, overseeing strategic planning, network development, managed care, marketing, corporate communications and government affairs. Mr. Doyle is a former Vice President of Marketing, Public Affairs and Product Line Management for MacNeal Health Network in Chicago. He began his career serving St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Mr. Doyle earned a bachelor’s degree from Butler University, Indianapolis, and a master’s degree from Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana.