Doug Ribley


Doug Ribley has been active in the development and administration of quality health, fitness and wellness programs and facilities for thirty-eight years. He has worked in the corporate, commercial and hospital-based arenas.

After twenty-five years with Cleveland Clinic Akron General, Doug retired as Senior Vice President of Health & Wellness Services. Doug continues to serve the industry as President of Douglas A. Ribley & Associates which is a healthcare advisory business that has served as the lead consulting organization for dozens of wellness center turn-around and new development projects. Doug was instrumental in the development and operation of Akron General’s three award winning Health and Wellness Outpatient Delivery Centers which represent a $120 million investment. These centers emphasize prevention, early detection, rehabilitation and outpatient treatment in a unique, clinically integrated, environment.

Doug has been instrumental in the development of numerous hospital-based Health and Wellness center projects throughout the country and continues to provide leadership and insight related to the introduction of this model to communities and health systems locally, regionally and nationally.