Daniel G. Hale, Esq.
Executive Vice President, Institute of Health and Community Benefit and Integration Management Officer
Daniel Hale leads the office of community benefit and public affairs in fulfillment of Trinity Health's mission to improve the health of its communities. Under his leadership, community benefit activities are advancing to serve more people, improve and expand access to equitable care, integrate care for chronic conditions and influence state and federal health care policies.
Hale's career at Trinity Health includes serving as general counsel for Trinity Health from 1996 to 2007. Prior to that, he was partner and chairman of the health law group Drinker Biddle & Reath in Philadelphia, Pa.
Hale is chair of the Catholic Health Association's Health Reform Initiatives committee, dedicated to promoting universal health coverage. A frequent speaker, lecturer and author on various aspects of health care law, he also is a member of the American Bar Association and National Health Lawyers Association. He previously was an adjunct professor of law at Capital University Law School and served on the board of trustees of the Ohio Cancer Foundation. Dan earned his law degree from Capital University Law School, graduating cum laude, and his bachelor's degree in English from Kenyon College.