About Ken J Griffin
Ken J.A. Griffin, MA is currently the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for St. Louis County Department of Public Health and Primary Care Integration. As a member of the executive leadership team, he oversees 16 departments which include three clinic locations, radiology, registration/patient billing, health informatics, health information management, dental, laboratory, radiology, WIC, nutrition, title x, public health nursing, pharmacy and behavioral health.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Services from Columbia College and his Masters of Arts degree in Business with an emphasis in Management and Leadership from Webster University; graduating with honors and magna cum laude.
He has over 15 years of experience in healthcare, with a focus on executive leadership and management. Before taking his role with St. Louis County in 2017, he spent his career working for Barnes Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis gaining the experience he needed to be the COO for St. Louis County Department of Public Health and Primary Care Integration.
Complementing his professional passion, he is committed to the community and engaging others to drive continuous improvement in healthcare to benefit those we serve.