Adrienne Kirby Cooper University Health Care, President & CEO
Education: Bachelor’s degree in nursing, Rutgers University; master’s degree, University of Pennsylvania; doctorate, University of Pennsylvania
Job responsibility: Executive
Company description: Health care provider
Primary professional/community affiliations: Girl Scouts of Camden County; Cerebral Palsy Association; American College of Healthcare Executives
Last book: “Paris Without End: The True Story of Hemingway’s First Wife,” by Gioia Diliberto
When is it appropriate to text in business? When you want to give a quick heads up to someone, or when time is of the essence and you want to get someone’s attention without a phone call.
What would you give New Jersey for its 350th birthday? The gift of health.
What do you wish someone had told you earlier in your career? How fast time goes by. I think there were times when I pushed myself so hard because I thought everything had to be done at that moment in time. I also wish someone would have told me it was OK not to have all the answers ... Lastly, I wish someone would have told me that it is a good thing to show your sense of humor in the work environment.
The women will be honored at an event March 24 at The Palace at Somerset Park. For more details, click here or please contact Melissa Sullenberger at firstname.lastname@example.org or call her at 732-246-5737.
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Adrienne KirbyPresident & CEO
Cooper University Health Care