Vice Chair - Joint CERS-KRS Retiree Health Plan Committee
Member - CERS Investment Committee
Governor Appointee – Term Expires June 17, 2022
Joseph L. Grossman was appointed to the former KRS Board by Governor Bevin in September 2019.
Mr. Grossman is President and Chief Executive Officer of Appalachian Regional Healthcare, Inc. (ARH), a not-for-profit health system serving 350,000 residents across Eastern Kentucky and Southern West Virginia. Mr. Grossman was Vice President for Fiscal Affairs and Chief Financial Officer for the ARH system from 2008 until he was named President and CEO in 2013, after previously serving as the health system's Controller and Vice President of Operations and Chief Operating Officer.
Prior to joining ARH in 2002, Mr. Grossman was the Chief Financial Officer for Ephraim McDowell Health, Inc. in Danville. He has also served as Chief Financial Officer for Lexington's Good Samaritan Hospital and Lexington HealthMark in Nashville during his 32-year career in the health industry.
Mr. Grossman received his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management from Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Fellow with the Healthcare Financial Management AssociationR (FHFMA).