Daniel F. Evans Jr.

President and CEO (retired), IU Health

Biography

Dan Evans retired as president of Indiana University Health in 2015 and as CEO in 2016, having taken on both positions in 2002 when IU Health was known as Clarian Health. IU Health is a statewide system with more than 20 partner hospitals and health centers throughout Indiana. As an academic medical center, it is associated with Indiana University School of Medicine, one of the nation's largest medical schools and the site of thousands of research projects and clinical trials. 

Prior to December 2002, Mr. Evans was a partner with Baker & Daniels, a law firm of more than 370 professionals with offices in Indianapolis and as far away as China. 

Mr. Evans serves on numerous community, academic and healthcare-related boards and advisory committees, including: Indiana Health Information Exchange, Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, BioCrossroads (Central Indiana Life Sciences Network), the University HealthSystem Consortium, and the Indianapolis and Indiana Chambers of Commerce, as well as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. He is the former chairman of the Indiana Hospital Association and currently serves as Director-at-Large. 

Mr. Evans is also a member of the bars of Indiana, the 7th Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.  He is an Indianapolis native who received his J.D. from the IU  Robert H. McKinney School of Law in 1976.