Patricia Brown

Patricia Brown, Esq.

Patricia M.C. Brown served as the senior vice president of managed care and population health for Johns Hopkins Medicine; the president of Johns Hopkins HealthCare LLC, a managed care and population health organization owned by the Johns Hopkins Health System and the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; and senior counsel for the Johns Hopkins Health System. In these roles, Ms. Brown was responsible for administering and growing all Johns Hopkins health plan products for approximately 400,000 individuals enrolled in self-funded employer, Medicaid, Medicare and Department of Defense health plans; directing the Johns Hopkins Medicine population health strategies, including care coordination and community engagement; integrating and coordinating managed care contracting and payer and market strategy for all Johns Hopkins Medicine hospitals and provider groups; and facilitating the development and dissemination of health care solutions to drive quality and cost-effective health care. As senior counsel to the Johns Hopkins Health System, she provided legal advice in the areas of managed care, reimbursement, certificate of need and health care reform. She retired from Johns Hopkins in 2019 after 25 years of service. 

Ms. Brown is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of Richmond and has a JD from the University of Baltimore. Before joining Johns Hopkins in 1994, she was an assistant attorney general with the Maryland Office of the Attorney General for the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. 

Actively involved in community activities, Ms. Brown has served on many community boards, including United Way of Central Maryland, Notre Dame of Maryland University, Catholic Charities, Listening Hearts Ministries, the Community Foundation of Anne Arundel Community, the Lab School of Washington and Maryvale Preparatory School. She also chaired the board of the Chesapeake Regional Information System for Our Patients, a consortium of health care systems and others committed to developing a health care information exchange in the region.

In 2001, 2010 and 2016, Ms. Brown was named one of the top 100 women and a member of the Circle of Excellence by The Daily Record in Baltimore. She also was a recipient of the Girl Scouts of Central Maryland Distinguished Women’s Award in 2007, received a Brava Award from SmartCEO in 2012 and received the Outstanding Directors Award from the Baltimore Business Journal in 2015. In 2016, she and her husband were named Philanthropists of the Year by United Way of Central Maryland.