Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Winfield "Win" Brown serves as the Interim Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center (MAHHC), a position he assumed starting in July, 2023.
Prior to joining MAHHC, Win served as President and CEO of Heywood Healthcare in Gardner, Massachusetts for 12 years, which included Heywood and Athol Hospitals, the 90-member Heywood Medical Group, and the Quabbin Retreat, a behavioral health campus. Prior to that he was Vice President, Administration for Lowell General Hospital (now part of Tufts Medicine) in Lowell, MA; and Vice President, Marketing, Planning & Development for Northern Berkshire Healthcare in North Adams, MA. Before entering the healthcare field, he worked in philanthropy, as Executive Director and Vice President of Sisters of Charity Foundation/Health System in Lewiston, Maine, and a variety of development roles for University of Maine Foundation, Maine Community Foundation, and other organizations. In his work as a healthcare administrator, he seeks to build collaborative teams and effective processes focused on quality, service, and financial results, driven by a passion for improving the health status of the communities he serves.
Win is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston, ME, where he earned a BA in Economics. He also holds a Master of Science in Business from Husson College (now Husson University) in Bangor, ME, and a Master of Healthcare Administration from the University of Minnesota.
Born and raised in Maine, Win is a resident of Grantham, New Hampshire, where he lives with his wife Wendy, who is a behavioral health therapist, and their 4-year-old standard poodle Happy. Win and Wendy have two adult daughters; Kali, a history teacher, and Anya, a student at The College of the Holy Cross.