James E.T. Jackson is the Chief Executive Officer for Alameda Health System.

In this role, James oversees an integrated public health care system of five hospitals and four wellness centers with over 800 beds and 1,000 physicians.

Prior to working at Alameda Health System He worked at Seton Medical Center where he served as the Chief Operating Officer for Seton Medical Center and Seton Coastside in Daly City, part of the Verity Health System

James has a BA in Economics from Morehouse College, and a Masters in Public Health from U.C. Berkeley. He serves on the boards of the California Association of Public Hospitals, the Alameda Alliance, America’s Essential Hospitals Strategic Planning Committee, the California Hospital Association and SF CARD.