Jennifer C. Mitzner

Chief Executive Officer, Hoag Orthopedic Institute

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Jennifer Mitzner is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Hoag Orthopedic Institute, one of the highest ranked orthopedic specialty hospitals in the United States. Hoag Orthopedic Institute (HOI) consists of a specialty hospital in Irvine and two ambulatory surgery centers: Orthopedic Surgery Center of Orange County in Newport Beach and Main Street Specialty Surgery Center in Orange.

A veteran health care executive, Ms. Mitzner has served on the HOI Board of Directors since its inception.

Ms. Mitzner most recently served as the senior vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of St. Joseph Hoag Health (SJHH), a Southern California integrated network created by the affiliation of St. Joseph Health (SJH) and Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian. In this role, she oversaw the financial performance of SJHH and the Southern California region of SJH, to include acute, ambulatory, professional, and other businesses within the network and the Southern California Region. She also provided strategic financial leadership for the organization’s population health-based strategies, business model development as well as contracting and network development in the region.

Previous to those positions, Ms. Mitzner served as senior vice president corporate services & CFO at Hoag overseeing all finance related operations, network development and managed care contracting, treasury, human resources, marketing, legal, compliance, materials management, and revenue cycle operations. She also served in an executive capacity on a number of governance committees, including the Finance Committee, the Audit & Compliance Committee, and the Investment Management Committee of the Board of Directors of Hoag and the Hoag Foundation Finance and Audit Committee. Prior to joining Hoag, Ms. Mitzner was with KPMG in Orange County, California, in the Healthcare Advisory Practice.

Ms. Mitzner received her Master of Public Administration degree from the University of San Francisco and Bachelor of Business Administration, with a major in Accounting from Texas Christian University, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Ms. Mitzner is a member of numerous professional organizations and a past member of the Board of Directors for Share Our Selves (SOS) - a nonprofit, volunteer based organization serving the impoverished and working poor populations of Orange County, California.