As the President and CEO of SCL Health, Lydia Jumonville oversaw and ensured operational, financial, and clinical success across the health system. She was responsible for leading, managing, and providing strategic direction for the organization, while also ensuring that patients and SCL Health’s Mission remained at the core of efforts across the 16,000-person system.
Since being named SCL Health President and CEO in 2017, Lydia established a best-in-class Executive Leadership Team and promoted a culture that inspired associates to achieve organizational and personal growth and excellence. Previously, Lydia served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of SCL Health. Before joining SCL Health, Lydia spent nearly 10 years of her distinguished career in financial leadership as the Chief Financial Officer at Baylor Health Care System in Dallas, Texas. She earned a bachelor’s degree from Louisiana State University, where she graduated summa cum laude, and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Lydia became a founding member of Colorado Inclusive Economy in 2020, establishing a network of leaders who are dedicated to envisioning and operationalizing a Colorado that is more equitable and inclusive for all. She serves as a member of the Board of Directors for National Jewish Health, the Catholic Health Association (CHA) and the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce. She is also a member of the American Healthcare Association Health Care Systems Council and of the Colorado Forum, an organization dedicated to advocating for policy that improves the lives of Coloradans. Lydia was named as a Most Admired CEO by the Denver Business Journal in 2020.