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Melissas Tidjani

Michelle Johnson-Tidjani, JD

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer

Ms. Tidjani has nearly two decades of experience driving both engagement and accountability, especially during times of change, in the healthcare industry.  As the organization’s Chief Administrative Officer, she provides strategic oversight of the national budget, ensuring resource optimization across the organization, and is responsible for implementing the health care ministry’s new operating model. Prior to joining CommonSpirit, Tidjani served as the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Henry Ford Health System; the Deputy Chief Legal Officer at The Cleveland Clinic; and as Senior Counsel for Tenet Healthcare. She spent her early career in private practice. Tidjani received her bachelor’s degree in Government from Cornell University (with honors) and her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. She will receive her master’s degree in Business Administration from Brown University and IE School of Business in May 2024.