Vice President - Professional and Administrative Services
Jan Hess has served on the leadership team at St. Luke's Hospital for more than 25 years and has dedicated over 40 years of her career to the organization. As vice president, Jan's responsibilities include oversight of more than a dozen departments, including Quality Improvement, Case Management/Social Services, Health Information Services and Marketing/Community Outreach.
Jan is a key advocate in expanding St. Luke's community outreach programs. As the Executive Sponsor of St. Luke's Spirit of Women initiative, she helps improve the quality of life in our community by providing leading health services and community outreach to women and their families.
Jan has served in numerous leadership positions in the community and has a passion for issues involving women and children's advocacy. She currently serves as an officer on the Governance Boards for Family Resource Center and Lydia's House. She is also a member of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri Board of Directors and the Women's Choice Award Healthcare Advisory Board.
Jan is a past recipient of the St. Louis Business Journal's Most Influential Business Women Award, Women of Worth honorees by the Gateway Voice of Mid-life and Older Women (OWL) and a Salute to Excellence in Health Care Award from the St. Louis American Foundation.