11/17/2017, 6 a.m.
Rosette Martinez joined The Dimock Center as Chief Officer of Operations Integration. In this newly created position, Martinez will help design, develop and implement operational infrastructure to support current functions and anticipated growth, including in Dimock’s current and upcoming strategic plan.
Martinez brings more than 20 years of health care leadership experience in both hospital and health center settings. Prior to Dimock, she served as chief operations officer and chief executive officer at the Lemuel Shattuck Hospital, a Massachusetts Department of Public Health facility. Previously, she held numerous leadership positions at the South End Community Health Center for 14 years, working in clinical, administrative and ambulatory care programs and services.
“I am thrilled to welcome Rosette as our new Chief Officer of Operations Integration,” said Myechia Minter-Jordan, president and CEO of The Dimock Center. “Her years of experience and skills working at the highest levels in hospital and community health settings will be an asset in leading and strategically enhancing frontline operations and improving efficiency across The Dimock Center.”
Martinez earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Lesley University and a Master’s Degree from Suffolk University. She received certificates from the Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers for performance improvement and the Massachusetts Institute for Community Health Leadership. Martinez has also received the Community Promise for Outstanding Leadership, the Mover and Shaker of Boston and the Outstanding Community Leader awards.
Founded in 1862 as the New England Hospital for Women and Children, The Dimock Center provides comprehensive health care, mental health support and education to children and adults from Roxbury and surrounding neighborhoods.