Meghan McClelland, Chief Operating Officer

Meghan McClelland, Chief Operating Officer

Meghan McClelland serves as chief operating officer for the Maryland Hospital Association.

Meghan joined MHA in 2007. Since 2015, she served as the association’s senior vice president of operations, responsible for MHA’s strategic planning, governance, finance, human resources, membership, information technology and the Political Action Committee. She also oversees MHA’s for-profit entities: MHA Prime (group purchasing) and Chesapeake Registry Program (supplemental staffing).

Meghan previously served as vice president of operations and, prior to that, director of human resources at MHA, where she was responsible for implementing organization-wide human resources plans.

Meghan currently also leads the association’s Hospital Preparedness Program; which MHA began overseeing in 2019 in partnership with the Maryland Department of Health (MDH). This group was a critical liaison between hospitals’ emergency preparedness leads and MDH during the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

Meghan has a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Arizona State University and a Master of Business Administration from The George Washington University.