Board of Directors

Odette Bolano 2019

Odette Bolano

Chair

President & CEO ~ Trinity Health West Region, Boise

Photo of IHA Board Chair Elect Lenne Bonner, CEO, Clearwater Valley Health & St. Mary's Health, Orofino/Cottonwood, Idaho

Lenne Bonner

Chair-elect

CEO ~ St. Mary’s & Clearwater Valley Health, Cottonwood/Orofino

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Sandee Gehrke

Secretary-Treasurer

SVP/COO ~ St. Luke’s Health System,
Boise

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Kara Besst

Immediate Past Chair

President & CEO ~ Gritman Medical Center, Moscow

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Brian Whitlock

President/CEO

Idaho Hospital Association

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Paul Lewis

North RLC President

CEO ~ Shoshone Medical Center, Kellogg

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Abner King

North RLC Director

CEO ~ Syringa Hospital, Grangeville

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Brad Huerta

Southeast RLC President

CEO ~ Lost Rivers Medical
Center, Arco

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Mike Blauer

Southeast RLC Director

CEO ~ Cassia Regional Hospital,
Burley

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Jake Erickson

Southeast RLC Director

CEO ~ Bingham Healthcare,
Blackfoot

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Kevan Finley

Southwest RLC President

CEO ~ Cottonwood Creek Behavioral Hospital,
Meridian

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Steven Hale

Southwest RLC Director

CEO ~ Weiser Memorial Hospital, Weiser

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Travis Leach

Southwest RLC Director

CEO ~ West Valley Medical Center, Caldwell

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Garth Baker

Southeast RLC Hospital Trustee

Trustee ~ Minidoka Memorial Hospital, Rupert

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David Gough, D.O.

Southwest RLC Hospital Trustee

Trustee ~ Cascade Medical Center, Cascade

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Peggy Cuvala

North RLC Hospital Trustee

Trustee ~ Benewah Community Hospital, St. Maries

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David McFadyen

AHA Delegate

President ~ Saint Alphonsus RMC, Boise

Committees

Committee Chair

Odette Bolano, President & CEO
Trinity Health West Region
Boise

Committee Members

Lenne Bonner, CEO
St. Mary’s & Clearwater Valley Health
Cottonwood / Orofino

Sandee Gehrke, SVP/COO
St. Luke’s Health System
Boise

Kara Besst, President & CEO
Gritman Medical Center
Moscow

Jake Erickson, CEO
Bingham Healthcare
Blackfoot

Brian Whitlock, President/CEO
Idaho Hospital Association

Staff Contact:

Brian Whitlock

Committee Chair

Sandee Gehrke, SVP & COO
St. Luke’s Health System
Boise

Committee Members

Lenne Bonner, CEO
Clearwater Valley & St. Mary’s Health
Orofino/Cottonwood

Ed Freysinger, CEO
St. Joseph RMC
Lewiston

Clint Child, President
Saint Alphonsus MC
Nampa

Troy Christensen, CEO
Teton Valley Health Care
Driggs

Staff Contact:

Tim Powers

Committee Chair

Kara Besst, President & CEO
Gritman Medical Center
Moscow

Committee Members

Betsy Hunsicker, CEO
Eastern Idaho RMC
Idaho Falls

Rachel Gonzales, CEO
Madisonhealth
Rexburg

Brad Huerta, CEO
Lost Rivers Medical Center
Arco

Kevan Finley, CEO
Cottonwood Creek Behavioral Hospital
Meridian

Paul Lewis, CEO
Shoshone Medical Center
Kellogg

Darin Dransfield, CEO
Franklin County Medical Center
Preston

Staff Contact:

Brian Whitlock