Harold Brown


Harold Brown is an experienced and visionary leader with innovative management strategies.  He has demonstrated the ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in challenging healthcare industry settings.  He has a proven record of developing healthcare systems, enhancing healthcare programs and forging strategic alliances.  In addition, he is acutely aware of the national healthcare reform’s potential impact on the financial viability of healthcare organizations.  He has a combination of vision and drive that will prove to be an invaluable resource to any healthcare company.

Harold holds a senior executive position in State government as the Healthcare Administrator for the NJ Juvenile Justice Commission (NJJJC). In this role, since 2004, he developed a fledgling medical program into a multi-site healthcare delivery system serving approximately 2,000 patients. Under his leadership, the NJJJC healthcare department has successfully transitioned from a private contract to government service programming. During that transition, Harold orchestrated the institution of an electronic medical records system, the blending of disjointed institutional and residential medical services and established community-based linkages with NJ Family Care and the NJ Primary Care Association and other healthcare providers to develop continuum of care networks. Harold Brown also developed and served as the President/CEO of the Healthcare Career Network (HCN). HCN is a premier resource for healthcare providers in search of qualified medical and nursing employee candidates. HCN specializes in providing career-minded employee candidates from practically every segment of the healthcare market. In 2001, Harold founded Living Waters Outreach (LWO), a federally qualified 501C3 non-profit organization. For 4 years, he served as the President/CEO.  LWO collaborated with various Camden-based company and community partners to sponsor a healthcare career exploration program, an after school tutoring program and a male mentoring program for Camden City youth.

In addition to over 12 years in the healthcare industry, Harold's previous experiences also include hospital finance, fundraising, program building, staff development and medical billing. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and earned a MBA degree from Rutgers University. He received a Six-Sigma-Healthcare certificate from Villanova University in 2009. He volunteers at Bethany Baptist Church in Somerdale NJ and serves on the American Heart Walk Executive Committee for the American Heart Association and is an active member with ACHE’s Healthcare Leadership Network of Delaware Valley.



  • American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)
  • Healthcare Leadership Network of Delaware Valley (HLNDV)
  • NICHQ Childhood Obesity Action Network
  • NJ Hospital Association


2010-PresChristian Coalition for Chronic Disease Prevention – Founder / Executive Director

2006-PresThe American Heart Association – Heart Walk – Executive Committee

2010-PresNexGen Health Services – Board Member

2001-2005Living Waters Outreach, Inc. – President of the Board

2007-2008Governor’s Task Force on Pharmaceutical Contracts

2007-2008Governor’s Task Force on Reducing Nursing Agency Expenditures



Executive Management

Leadership • Strategic Planning • Program Development • Financial Analysis • System Compliance




University of Pittsburgh


Rutgers University

Work History

Work History
Nov 2004 - Present

Sr. Executive of Health Services / Healthcare Administrator

State of New Jersey - Juvenile Justice Commission
  • Developed this Statewide Healthcare Delivery System from 4 delivery sites to 17 Independently Operating Medical Outpatient Treatment Offices and a 12-bed Inpatient Infirmary
  • Oversees the Development and Implementation of the Electronic Health Information System
  • Responsible for Strategic Planning for Continued Development of this Multi-Site Healthcare Delivery System
  • Implemented the following Service Lines: Immunization, Chronic Disease, Infectious & Sexually Transmitted Diseases, Health Education, Primary Treatment
  • Coordinates the Patient Care Agenda and Establishes Patient Practice Standards for Primary, Chronic Disease, Emergent, & Specialty Care Services
  • Negotiates and Manages Physician, APN & Ancillary Service Contracts (Hospitals, Physician, Inpatient Infirmary, Dental, Laboratory, Optometry, Pharmacy, Diagnostic Imaging, Infectious Disease)
  • Develops and Implements Department Policies and Procedures
  • Ensures Compliance with the National Commission on Correctional Healthcare (NCCHC) Standards & State Regulations
Feb 2001 - Jun 2005

President / CEO

Living Waters Outreach, Inc
  • Responsible for the Overall Growth/Coordination of Business Operations and Activities
  • Established Collaborative Community/Business Partnerships
  • Responsible for Cash Management, Strategic Planning & Board Reporting
  • Responsible for Personnel Management, Recruitment, Training & Placement
Sep 2003 - Nov 2004

Assistant Director

Greenbriar Healthcare Center
  • Chairs the Infection Control, Quality Improvement and Safety Committees
  • Responsible/Accountable for Total Operation of the Facility During Evening Hours
  • Directs and Evaluates the Operations and Services of the Facility
  • Assists in the Development, Implementation and Enforcement of Facility Policies, Procedures and Documentation including JCAHO & State Regulations Compliance
Mar 2000 - Nov 2002

Financial Analyst

Mercy Health System



Six - Sigma Greenbelt Healthcare Certificate

Villanova University

Certified Public Manager

New Jersey Department of Personnel