Director, Management Development Program - LA County DHS

Joshua Rutkoff is the founding co-director of the LA County Department of Health Services' Management Development Program, an innovative leadership development program focused on enhancing managers' capabilities to lead effectively. He brings over twenty years’ experience working with members of the healthcare workforce at every level, from physicians to EVS. Over the years his work has focused on identifying and developing leaders, and engaging them in areas including: • Performance Improvement • Human-Centered Design • Preparing for the Jobs of the Future • Organizational Development • Leadership Development • Collaborative problem-solving Josh holds a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Innovation from Arizona State University. Before joining DHS Josh worked with the Committee of Interns & Residents/SEIU, SEIU Local 721, and the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions.