Michigan Medicine Executive Leadership

Ann Scanlon McGinity, Ph.D., R.N., FAAN
Chief Nurse Executive

Dr. Scanlon McGinity

Dr. Ann Scanlon McGinity currently holds the position of Chief Nurse Executive at Michigan Medicine in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She most recently served for two years as Chief Operating Officer of Houston Methodist Global Services where she was the Executive lead on activating the 300+ inpatient King Abdullah Center for Oncology and Liver Disease at King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Prior to that Ann served 10 years as the Chief Nurse Executive and Senior Vice President of Operations for the Houston Methodist Hospital where she oversaw the successful three-time re-designation as a Magnet Hospital. Dr. Scanlon McGinity is a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing, Professor of Allied Health Services at the Houston Methodist Institute for Academic Medicine, Clinical Assistant Professor of Psychiatry with the Menninger Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at Baylor College of Medicine, Adjunct Professor at The University of Texas School of Nursing and Clinical Professor at The University of Texas Medical Branch, School of Nursing, Galveston, Texas. Dr. Scanlon McGinity also served on the Board of Regents at Texas Woman's University, Dallas, Texas.

Dr. Scanlon McGinity holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Seton Hall University, a Masters in Science in Child Psychiatric Nursing from the University of Maryland, and a PhD, also from the University of Maryland.

Dr. Scanlon McGinity has served in administrative and leadership roles at the Laurel Regional Hospital in Maryland, the University of Maryland Medical System and The Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. She is a member of Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society and Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and is the recipient of numerous grants and awards for her work in the area of psychiatric home care nursing. Dr. Scanlon McGinity is an accomplished writer and global lecturer and has edited a well-received book, Wisdom in Nursing: Voices of Nurses, published through The Methodist Hospital.

In 2005, the Houston Texas Nursing Association named Dr. Scanlon McGinity as one of ten outstanding nurse leaders. In 2014, she was inducted into the Texas Medical Center's Woman’s History Project which honors women who have contributed to the development and expansion of healthcare within the Texas Medical Center.