CHA Board of Trustees

Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) is proud to have the leadership and guidance of a respected and talented group of health care leaders who dedicate their time to help Colorado hospitals improve patient care, quality and access.

Chairman

Jamie Smith *
President, Saint Joseph Hospital
Chief Executive Officer, Joint Operating Agreement between
National Jewish Health and Saint Joseph Hospital 

Chairman-Elect

Rob Vissers, MD *
President and Chief Executive Officer
Boulder Community Health

Secretary/Treasurer

Kevin Stansbury *
Chief Executive Officer
Lincoln Community Hospital (Hugo)

Immediate Past Chairman

Konnie Martin *
Chief Executive Officer
San Luis Valley Health and
San Luis Valley Health Conejos County Hospital

President

Chris Tholen *
President and Chief Executive Officer
Colorado Hospital Association

Trustees 2021

Jason Cleckler
Chief Executive Officer
Middle Park Health

Dewane Pace
Chief Executive Officer
Haxtun Hospital District

Eddie Sim *
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Centura Health

Kevin Unger *
President and Chief Executive Officer
UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies, UCHealth Poudre Valley Hospital, and UCHealth Northern Region 

Trustees 2022

Daphne David
President and CEO
North Suburban Medical Center

Jandel Allen-Davis, MD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Craig Hospital

Margo Karsten
Western Region President and Chief Executive Officer
Banner Health, Northern Colorado

David Ressler *
Chief Executive Officer
Aspen Valley Hospital

Dean Sanpei
SVP/Chief Strategy Officer
Centura Health

Trustees 2023

Michael Cancro
Chief Strategy Officer
UCHealth

Andrew Daniels
Chief Executive Officer
Memorial Regional Health

Ryan Tobin
President and Chief Executive Officer
Swedish Medical Center

John Tucker
Chief Executive Officer
Mt. San Rafael Hospital (Trinidad)

Grant Wicklund
President and CEO
Lutheran Medical Center

Hospital Trustees 2021

Pia Dean (2021)
Chair
Denver Health

Hospital Trustees 2023

Debbie Farrell (2023)
Chairman
Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center (Salida)

AHA RPB 8 State Delegate

Arlene Harms (2022)*
Chief Executive Officer
Rio Grande Hospital (Del Norte)

* Member, CHA Executive Committee