Jon Vice, an associate professor in the School of Health Professions, recently received the Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals’ Founder’s Award. Each year, CMN co-founders Marie Osmond, John Schneider, Mick Shannon and Joe Lake recognize and award one individual whose time, talents and contributions help children. Vice has been a member of the CMN board of trustees for nearly 20 years, serving as chair from 2000 to 2002.
Vice, director of professional and industry relations in the Department of Health Services Administration formerly served as CEO of Children’s Hospital and Health System, Milwaukee. From 1977 to 1979, he served as administrator of what is now known as Children’s of Alabama. He is an alumnus of the UAB Master of Science in Health Administration (MSHA Class 7) program.