Brother Thomas Keusenkothen
Birthplace: Kelso, Mo.
Entrance: Jan. 1959
Education: Bachelor’s in medical technology, DePaul University in Chicago
Registry as a medical technologist, Alexian Brothers Hospital School of Medical Technology in Chicago
Master’s in health facilities management from Webster University
Certificate from the Institute for Religious Formation Masters Program from St. Louis University
Service in the archdiocese: Laboratory supervisor and head of Alexian Brothers Hospital School of Medical Technology, 1966-69
Administrative assistant, Alexian Brothers Hospital, 1976-84
Assistant administrator, Alexian Brothers Hospital, 1984-97
Service outside the archdiocese: Administrator of Boys Town Memorial Hospital
Alexian Brothers community director in Boys Town and Elizabeth, N.J.
President and chief executive officer of Alexian Brothers Health System of Chicago, 1998-2011
About Brother Thomas Keusenkothen: Brother Thomas developed a penchant for travel while growing up in a family of 11 children; he has visited every state of the Union and numerous foreign countries. He chairs 17 Alexian boards and is a member of 30 other boards, including six external organizations such as the Illinois Catholic Health Association and St. Francis Health Care Centre in Ohio.