Executive Team - Washington & Montana Region

Elaine Couture, Chief Executive - Providence Health & Services, Washington and Montana Regions

Elaine Couture, MBA, BSN, RN

Executive Vice President & Chief Executive

Scott O’Brien
Chief Operating Officer

Jeff Collins, M.D.
Chief Medical Executive

Helen Andrus
Chief Financial Officer

Mark Smith
Chief Human Resources Officer

Elizabeth DeRuyter
Chief Communication Officer

John Kleiderer
Chief Mission Integration Officer

Leadership - Spokane & Stevens County Hospitals

Peg Currie, MA, BSN, RN, NEA-BC
Chief Operating Officer - Providence Health Care
Chief Executive - Sacred Heart Medical Center, Holy Family Hospital

Ron Rehn
Chief Administrative Officer,
Mount Carmel Hospital, Dominicare & St. Joseph’s Hospital

Michael Barsotti, MD
Physician Executive,
Providence Health Care Children Services

Dean Martz, MD
Chief Medical Officer,
Providence Health Care Hospitals

Brian Seppi, MD
Chief Medical Officer,
Providence Medical Group

Becky Nappi
Mission Integration

Russ Shear
Executive Director of Quality

Susan Stacey, MBA, BSN, RN
Chief Nursing Officer,
Sacred Heart Medical Center

Sharon Hershman, MSN, BSN, RN
Chief Operating Officer; Chief Nursing Officer,
Holy Family Hospital

Community Ministry Board of Directors

The Community Ministry Board of Directors of Providence Health Care carefully oversees the Providence ministries serving Eastern Washington. Our Board Members serve with compassion, giving special attention to those who are poor and underserved in our community. Thanks to their tireless vigilance, we continue to advance new ways of improving the health and well-being of the people we serve.

  • Mary Selecky, Chair
  • Larry Soehren, Vice Chair
  • Kevin Christie
  • Jeff Clode, MD
  • Daryll B. DeWald, PhD
  • Rich Hadley
  • Michelle Hege
  • Robin Hines, MD
  • Courtney Law, PhD
  • Mike Moore, MD
  • Mike O'Malley
  • David L. Peden, SE LEED AP
  • Jeff Philipps
  • Mark Schemmel, MD
  • Ben Small

Board Support

Jody Younker