Profile: Peggy Troy

Children’s Hospital and Health System

Career timeline:

Hometown: McHenry, Ill.

1974: Bachelor of science in nursing, Marquette University

1974: Worked at Children’s Memorial Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)

1981: Master of science in nursing, DePaul University (Chicago, Ill.)

1981: Cook Children’s Medical Center (Fort Worth, Tex.)

1985: Promoted to vice president of patient services

1990: Promoted to president

2003: President and chief executive officer, Le Bonheur Children’s Medical Center (Memphis, Tenn.)

2006: Chief operating officer, Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare System (Memphis, Tenn.)

2009: President and CEO, Children’s Hospital and Health System (Wauwatosa)

Family: Husband (Ron), two daughters

After hours:

Favorite local restaurant: Le Rêve Patisserie and Café, Wauwatosa

Favorite travel destination: Sailing anywhere

Favorite author: Dr. Seuss

Favorite film: Casablanca

Favorite Milwaukee activity: Sailing and biking

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