Daniel J. Ragone is a member of the Kennedy Health Board of Directors and the Kennedy University Hospital Board of Trustees. Additionally, he is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Kennedy Management Group and the Kennedy Property Corporation. He serves on several other board committees.
Mr. Ragone has been a member of the Kennedy University Hospital Board of Trustees for more than 35 years, and the Kennedy Health Board of Directors since its inception in 1982. From 1995 to 2000, he served as Chairman of the Kennedy Health Board of Directors, offering vision and leadership during a time of intense growth and progress for Kennedy. Mr. Ragone played a key role in Kennedy’s purchase of the Cherry Hill and Washington Township hospitals in 1980, helping the organization grow into a multi-hospital system.
He is the retired Principal of the Collingswood-based Public Accounting firm Daniel J. Ragone & Company, which he founded in 1960.
In January 2013, Mr. Ragone was honored as recipient of the New Jersey Hospital Association Leadership Award for his dedication and hard work as a Kennedy board member. In 2009, Mr. Ragone was honored with the Kennedy Beacon Award for his commitment to the healthcare organization and its mission.
Over the years, Mr. Ragone’s expansive community outreach has included serving the board of the William G. Rohrer Charitable Foundation, where he was responsible for obtaining more than $700,000 in grant money to assist Kennedy’s health programs and continued growth.
He is a graduate of Philadelphia’s LaSalle University.
Mr. Ragone and his wife, Lillian, reside in Haddonfield, NJ.