Deborah Addo, President of Inova Loudoun Hospital, joined Inova with nearly 30 years of leadership experience in healthcare operations and management. Becker’s Hospital Review recently named her one of the "50 Great African American Leaders in Healthcare to Know" and the Loudoun Business Journal recognized her as one of five "Women Who Mean Business."
She was named to her position after serving as the executive leader of Inova Mount Vernon Hospital for nearly three years. Before joining Inova in June 2014, Deborah served as Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President of Meritus Health in Hagerstown, the largest healthcare provider in Western Maryland. Prior to that, she served as vice president of patient care services at Washington County Health System, a 300-bed hospital that was voted as one of the top 100 hospitals in the country.
Deborah's areas of expertise include financial management, LEAN, organization re-engineering, strategic planning, physician engagement and population health. She earned her bachelor's degree from Georgetown University and a master's degree in public health from Walden University.
Reverend Addo is also a licensed Minister ordained through the Church of God.