Shawn Dryden serves as the Director, Strategy and Business Development, for the pediatric and maternal service lines of SSM Health Care/Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital. Shawn joined Cardinal Glennon in November 2013, after spending more than two years with the Strategy and Business Development team at the Network offices with SSM HealthCare St. Louis. He is responsible for strategic planning and development of new business/clinical opportunities for Cardinal Glennon and the pediatric and maternal service lines across SSM St. Louis. In addition, he is responsible for achieving the organization’s growth goals for Cardinal Glennon and the service lines. Other previous experience includes three years with Sacred Heart Hospital as the Executive Director for Tertiary Care, during which he was responsible for the neurosciences, cardiovascular and emergency/trauma service lines. Prior to that, Shawn held a number of leadership roles at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis for nearly nine years. Shawn enjoys spending time with his wife, Crystal, and their children, Colin, Karli, and Cody. His three children are active in sports, and Shawn enjoys coaching their teams every year. He is also an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan.