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Lilicia Bailey, Ph.D

Lilicia Bailey, Ph.D

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief People Officer

With more than 20 years of human capital leadership experience, Dr. Bailey brings significant experience in elevating organizational effectiveness measures that enhance people practices in support of businesses and their missions to her role at CommonSpirit Health. As CommonSpirit’s Chief People Officer, she will develop effective, sustainable and transformative human capital strategies to enable growth and invigorate efforts to solidify the ministry’s culture of engagement, innovation and accountability. Prior to joining CommonSpirit Health in 2023, she served as the Chief People Officer at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta. She has also held human resources leadership positions at Wake Forest Baptist Health, Belk and Cox Enterprises. Bailey holds an MBA and Ph.D. in Global Leadership & Change from Pepperdine University, and a bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Spelman College.