Michael Hogan, PhD
Principal, Hogan Health Solutions
Delmar, NY

Mike Hogan served as New York State Commissioner of Mental Health from 2007 to 2012, and now operates a consulting practice in health and behavioral health care. The New York State Office of Mental Health operated 23 accredited psychiatric hospitals, and oversaw New York’s $5 billion public mental health system serving 650,000 individuals annually.

Previously Dr. Hogan served as Director of the Ohio Department of Mental Health (1991 to 2007) and Commissioner of the Connecticut DMH from 1987 to 1991. He chaired the President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health from 2002 to 2003. He was appointed as the first behavioral health representative on the board of The Joint Commission in 2007, and as a member of the National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention in 2010. He served (1994 to 1998) on the National Institute for Mental Health’s National Advisory Mental Health Council, as President of the National Association of State Mental Health Program Directors (2003 to 2005) and as Board President of NASMHPD’s Research Institute (1989 to 2000).

Dr. Hogan’s awards for national leadership include recognition by the National Governor’s Association, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the Campaign for Mental Health Reform, the American College of Mental Health Administration and the American Psychiatric Association.

He is a graduate of Cornell University, and earned an MS degree from the State University College in Brockport NY, and a PhD from Syracuse University.