Executive Vice President, Compliance and Legal Affairs
As Executive Vice President for Compliance and Legal Affairs, Ken Stewart oversees all legal, regulatory and corporate governance activities for the organization.
Ken is an attorney and a certified public accountant with four decades of experience encompassing nearly every aspect of corporate law, including significant experience with health care institutions, particularly not-for-profit hospitals.
Ken has handled mergers and acquisitions, partnership arrangements, securities transactions, business financings, and general corporate transactions and operations. Prior to his time at Children’s Health, Ken served as the Chair of Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, where he advanced the firm’s global reputation as a leader in transactional law.
Ken graduated with honors from Vanderbilt Law School and has been recognized by several local and national organizations for his legal expertise. He has served on the Board and executive committee of the Dallas Regional Chamber and remains active in the Dallas Citizens Council and The Center for American and International Law. He also holds a bachelor of science degree in accounting from the University of Arkansas.