Reception Planned for North Adams Hospital CEO08:34PM / Thursday, October 11, 2012
NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The community is invited to meet Northern Berkshire Healthcare's new president, Timothy Jones and his wife, Gina, at a reception Wednesday, Oct. 24, from 5 to 7 in the lobby of North Adams Regional Hospital.
Jones was named president and chief executive officer this past July. He stepped into his new post on Oct. 1 after five years as CEO and administrator at MetroWest Medical Center, Leonard Morse Hospital, in Natick.
"We are very pleased to welcome Tim and Gina to Northern Berkshire Healthcare and the area," said Dr. Arthur Turton, chairman of the NBH Board of Trustees, which is hosting the reception. "I hope many people will take this chance to come meet Tim and Gina and wish them well."
Jones holds a master of business education from California State University. His career in health care has included positions in California and Massachusetts, including administrative director of St. Elizabeth's Medical Center in Boston.
Northern Berkshire Healthcare serves a population of more than 40,000 people in northern Berkshire County and neighboring communities in Vermont and New York and is the city's largest employer, with approximately 575 full- and part-time positions.