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Michael Knecht

SVP, Strategic Marketing & Communications

RWJBarnabas (West Orange, NJ)

Michael E. Knecht serves as Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing & Communications for RWJBarnabas Health – New Jersey’s largest academic health system – leading all branding, marketing, communications, digital and external partnership functions. Prior to the creation of the system, he served as Corporate Vice President, Communications and Community Relations for Robert Wood Johnson Health System.  Mr. Knecht has nearly thirty years of experience in healthcare strategy, marketing and communications.  He received a BA in Economics and an MBA in Health Administration from Temple University.