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Spencer Kowal

Chief Financial Officer & Treasurer

Kowal, Spencer

Kowal comes to Akron Children’s from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, where he has served as vice president of financial strategy since 2016. Kowal earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Denison University and a master’s degree in healthcare administration from the University of North Carolina School of Public Health.

Prior to joining Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, he was the lakeshore region chief financial officer for Presence Health. Earlier in his career, he was the finance director, decision support services, for UCSF Medical Center and UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in San Francisco.

He began his career with Coopers & Lybrand, LLP, in Washington DC, also held positions with Duff & Phelps Credit Rating Co. and Capgemini Ernst & Young in Chicago. He was awarded the Certificate of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in 1999.

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