The Leadership

Leadership is demonstrated at every level of Bozeman Deaconess Hospital. We are proud of everyone who contributes to the care and services of patients. Whether it is clinical care and medical services or support staff and facilities management-every person at Bozeman Deaconess has an important role in contributing to the health of our community.

Our executive leaders, medical leaders and board members provide Bozeman Deaconess with focused strategic direction that help us to better serve the people of the Gallatin Valley.

Board of Trustees

Officers

  • Terry Cunningham
    Terry Cunningham
    Chair
    Julie Jackson
    Julie Jackson
    1st Vice Chair
    Brian Brown
    Brian Brown
    2nd Vice Chair
  • John Murdoch
    John Murdoch
    Secretary
    Katie Daughenbaugh
    Katie Daughenbaugh
    Treasurer

Board Members

  • Dane Sobek, MD
    Dane Sobek, MD
    Trustee
    Dave McConnell
    Dave McConnell
    Trustee
    Kerry Petitt
    Kerry Petitt
    Trustee
  • Rob Watson
    Rob Watson
    Trustee
    Kerry Brown
    Kerry Brown
    Trustee
    Dennis Munson
    Dennis Munson
    Trustee

Administration Team

Officers

  • Kevin Pitzer
    Kevin Pitzer
    President & Chief Executive Officer
    Liz Lewis
    Liz Lewis
    Chief Operating Officer
    Gordon Davidson
    Gordon Davidson
    CFO
  • David Chen
    David Chen, MD
    Chief Medical Officer
    Vickie Groeneweg
    Vickie Groeneweg
    Chief Nursing Officer
    Darci Bentson
    Darci Bentson
    Vice President & Chief Legal Officer
  • James Loeffelholz
    James Loeffelholz, MD
    President, Bozeman Deaconess Health Group
    Chris Darnell
    Chris Darnell
    Vice President, Bozeman
    Deaconess Health Group
    Cheryl Ridgely
    Cheryl Ridgely
    Chief Strategy & Business Development Officer
  • LeRoy Wilson
    LeRoy Wilson
    Vice President of Senior Services
    Jason Smith
    Jason Smith
    Executive VP of Philanthropy

Medical Staff Officers

Officers

  • Michael Vlases
    Michael Vlases, MD
    Chief of Staff
    Andrew Grace, MD
    Andrew Grace, MD
    Vice Chief of Staff
    Douglas Hartnett
    Douglas Hartnett. MD
    Secretary