Frank Robinson, Ph.D.

Vice President, Community Relations & Public Health, Baystate Health

A public health professional with more than 30 years of experience working in community health education, Frank has served as executive director for Partners for a Healthier Community for the past 13 years. Under Frank’s leadership, PHC has become a preeminent public health promotion organization in western Massachusetts and well-regarded as a community nonprofit incubator and capacity building organization.

Before joining PHC, Frank worked for four years as director of the City of Spring­field’s Community Partnership grant for substance abuse prevention. Earlier in his career, he directed the development of local and regional systems operated by the Mas­sachu­setts Department of Mental Health and Ohio Department of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities.