Chief Development Officer
Brent McDonald joined Acadia Healthcare in September 2020 after serving as managing director, head of healthcare strategic advisory services, at Bank of America Merrill Lynch for over six years. While with Bank of America, Mr. McDonald was the senior banker dedicated to the transactional practice, and he was responsible for all not-for-profit healthcare partnership, merger and acquisition coverage. Prior to joining Bank of America, he had been head of acquisition and development, at Tenet Healthcare (Fortune 500/NYSE).
Mr. McDonald’s experience as a senior executive includes addressing the growth and development needs of national, regional, and community-based integrated healthcare delivery networks. He has led banking, development, and legal teams in complex transactions valued at more than $10 billion.