Patient Safety Institute

Johnny Walker CEO/Executive Director
(Ex-officio Member of the Board)

Mr. Walker has served as CEO of Patient Safety Institute from its founding over five years ago. Prior to PSI, Mr. Walker held CEO and Vice President positions in healthcare consulting and before that real estate. Mr. Walker was instrumental in the early stages of non-profit PSI's development. Mr. Walker is a Certified Public Accountant, serves on the Adjunct Faculty of Business at LeTourneau University and previously worked at a Big 5 accounting firm. He is an author of a myriad of healthcare articles and speaks nationally at healthcare seminars on patient safety, interoperability and regional health information organizations. Mr. Walker received his B.S. in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M University and his M.B.A. in finance/accounting from The Wharton School, The University of Pennsylvania.