President and CEO, South End Community Health Center
Bill Walczak is President and CEO of the South End Community Health Center. Previously he was President of Codman Academy Charter School, President of the Lewis Family & Grand Circle Foundations, and Vice President of External Relations at Shawmut Design and Construction. Mr. Walczak is founder of the Codman Square Health Center, a multi-service center where he was CEO from 1980- 2011.
Mr. Walczak was a founder of the Edward Kennedy Health Careers Academy. From 2011-2012, he was President of Carney Hospital, and in 2013, he was a candidate for Mayor of Boston. He is on the board of the Massachusetts Business Alliance for Education and the Urban Food Initiative/Daily Table. He serves on the Advisory Board of the Boston Landmarks Orchestra, is a member of the Friends Council of the Friends of the Public Garden, a member of the Boston Leaders for Education coalition, the Haiti Fund, and the Epiphany School Advisory Board. He served on Governor Deval Patrick’s and Governor Charlie Baker's Health Care Transition Committee and on the New England Steering Committee for the Barack Obama presidential campaign.