Daniel Wolcott

Daniel Wolcott

The history of Daniel Wolcott, president of Adventist Health Kern County Network, and Adventist Health goes back to day one. As in, Daniel was actually born in what is now Adventist Health St. Helena hospital!

He grew up mostly in Northern California. Daniel earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Marketing at Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tenn. and a master’s degree in Business Administration at Georgia State University.

Since December 2020, Daniel has led the three Adventist Health Kern County hospitals in Bakersfield, Tehachapi and Delano.

Besides the day of his birth, Daniel first came to Adventist Health in 2015 as the president of Adventist Health Lodi Memorial. Previously, Daniel was president/CEO of Takoma Regional Hospital in Greeneville, TN, which was a part of AdventHealth. He also served in various capacities for AdventHealth in Florida and Georgia.

Community involvement is important to Wolcott. He is committed to economic development, improvements in livability, education, infrastructure and tourism. Daniel is also passionate about creating a great place to work, practice medicine and receive care.

Daniel and his wife, Cynthia have four children and two grandchildren. He enjoys skiing, kayaking and spending time with friends and family. He is an active member of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and is passionate about living his Christianity in a way that makes a positive impact on his community.