David Berry

David Berry


President, System Clinical and Scientific Operations

David Berry joined Children’s Health in April 2016 and serves as President, System Clinical Operations. David leads physician organizations, scientific operations, governance and clinical operations for the Children’s Health system.

David is a seasoned and accomplished hospital executive with extensive experience in operating pediatric health care organizations. Prior to joining Children’s Health, he served as the Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH). He has spent the last 35 years of his career as an executive at two respected children’s hospitals, ACH and University of Wisconsin/American Family Children’s Hospital.

David received his Bachelor and Master of Science in Pharmacy degrees from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. He is active at the local and national level in organizations such as the Boy Scouts of America, Children’s Hospital Association, Ronald McDonald House of Central Arkansas and the Board of the Arkansas Hospital Association. He is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.