Anne Baum, MS

President, Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital

Ann Baum

Anne Baum, MS, is the first President of Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital. She oversees strategic planning and operation of Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital, which is the community’s only children’s hospital and the third largest children’s hospital in Pennsylvania.

A well-known and respected business leader in the Lehigh Valley for more than 20 years, Ms. Baum came to Lehigh Valley Reilly Children’s Hospital from Capital Blue Cross, where she was Lehigh Valley Market President and Vice President, Producer and Labor Relations.  

Ms. Baum’s experience prior to Capital Blue Cross includes Director of Managed Care Services for Premier Inc., Executive Director of Eastern Pennsylvania Health Network, and Vice President of Managed Care at St. Luke’s University Health Network. She is the founder and President of Vision Accomplished, LLC, which provides leadership and professional training programs. 

Ms. Baum earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign and a master’s degree in health systems management from Rush University, Chicago. She is a member of numerous community boards and the recipient of several awards including PA Best Women in Business and the ATHENA Award. She is the author of the books Small Mistakes, Big Consequences – Develop Your Soft Skills to Help You Succeed, which helps people identify common behavior mistakes that can make or break relationships, and Small Mistakes, Big Consequences for Interviews.