Hospital leadership.

Huntington Hospital is committed to creating community well-being through world-class health care, and our success in achieving these goals reflects the dedication and vision of our leadership. Our executive management team and board of directors are committed to stewardship of world-class health care.

huntington hospital leadership portrait“Being a leader in health care means continuing to be innovative in all efforts, including how we connect with our community. Compassionate community care is at the heart of our work because it represents how we do our jobs, how we treat our patients and families, and how we interact with each other. It’s what makes our leadership team and our hospital distinctive and meaningful in our community.” – Steve Ralph

Huntington Executive Management

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Stephen Ralph

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Jim Noble

Chief Operations Officer

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Jane Haderlein

Sr. Vice President, Philanthropy and Public Relations

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Paula Verrette, MD

Sr. Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Quality and Physician Services

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Debbie Tafoya

Vice President and Chief Information Officer

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Eugene Gutierrez

Vice President, Finance/Congress Services

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Debbie Ortega

Vice President, Administrative Services and Chief Human Resources Officer

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Gloria Sanchez-Rico, RN

Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive

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Raj Takhar

Vice President, Business/Provider Strategy

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Kim Markey

Vice President, Patient Experience

Huntington Hospital Board of Directors

2016 Board of Directors

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Back row, from left: Stephen Ralph; Deborah Williams; David Kirchheimer; James Buese, MD; Jaynie Studenmund; K. Edmund Tse, MD; Allen Mathies, Jr., MD; Rosemary Simmons; Armando Gonzalez; Ellen Lee; Paul Johnson; Louise Bryson; Christopher Hedley, MD; Wayne Brandt and Paul Ouyang. Front row, from left: James Shankwiler, MD; William Bogaard; Kathleen Podley; John Mothershead; R. Scott Jenkins and Elizabeth Olson. Not pictured: Sharon Arthofer; Lolita Lopez; Lois Matthews and John Siciliano.

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