Zelia Baugh, Executive Vice President for Behavioral Health


Zelia Baugh


Zelia Baugh, Executive Vice President, Behavioral Health 

Ms. Baugh has over 20 years’ experience in mental healthcare. Currently, she is the Executive Vice President of Psychiatric and Correctional Health Services for JPS Health Network, where she is responsible for the oversight, strategic planning and business development of all psychiatric and correctional health in-patient and out-patient services. Prior to joining JPS Health Network, she was Vice President of Behavioral Health at Brookwood Baptist Health System. Ms. Baugh served as Commissioner of Mental Health for the state of Alabama from 2011-2012. She also has extensive experience in psychiatric healthcare administration in the Birmingham area. Ms. Baugh received her undergraduate degree from Birmingham-Southern College and her Masters of Social Work from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa.