William M. Jennings is President & Chief Executive Officer of Bridgeport Hospital and Executive Vice President of Yale New Haven Health System in Connecticut. He previously served as the President & Chief Executive Officer of SSM St. Mary’s Health Center, an urban teaching hospital in St. Louis, Missouri, and as President of the SSM St. Louis Heart Institute.

Jennings is on the Board of the Bridgeport Regional Business Council, the Diversified Network Services Board of the Connecticut Hospital Association and the Board of Central Connecticut Coast YMCA. He and his wife, Kristin, have two children, Sarah and Mason.