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
    Chair

    Julie Jackson
    1st Vice Chair

    Brian Brown
    2nd Vice Chair

  • John Murdoch
    Secretary

    Katie Daughenbaugh
    Treasurer

Board Members


  • Dane Sobek, MD
    Trustee

    Dave McConnell
    Trustee

    Kerry Petitt
    Trustee

  • Rob Watson
    Trustee

    Kerry Brown
    Trustee

    Dennis Munson
    Trustee

Administration Team

Officers


  • Kevin Pitzer
    President & Chief Executive Officer

    Liz Lewis
    Chief Operating Officer

    Gordon Davidson
    CFO

  • Vickie Groeneweg
    Chief Nursing Officer

    LeRoy Wilson
    Vice President of Senior Services

    Cheryl Ridgely
    Chief Strategy & Business Development Officer

  • James Loeffelholz, MD
    President, Bozeman Deaconess Health Group

    David Chen, MD
    Chief Medical Officer

    Chris Darnell
    Vice President, Bozeman
    Deaconess Health Group

  • Darci Bentson
    Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

    Jason Smith
    Executive VP of Philanthropy

Medical Staff Officers

Officers


  • Michael Vlases, MD
    Chief of Staff

    Andrew Grace, MD
    Vice Chief of Staff

    Douglas Hartnett. MD
    Secretary