Mentorship

JOE VANCE, MHA – Administrative Director, Strategy & Clinical Innovation

Innovative health care executive with extensive leadership experience in the health care industry. Highly experienced in academic medicine, digital health, and community-based, multidisciplinary care settings. Skilled in strategy, operations, business development, physician relations, project management, and patient satisfaction. Versatile communicator with demonstrated expertise in developing and presenting complex analyses, leading teams, and cultivating credibility.

Areas of Expertise: Strategy, Operations, Business Development, Physician Relations, Project Management, Patient Satisfaction


 


TAD MORLEY, MHA, FACHE – Executive Director Network Development and TeleHealth

Tad A. Morley has worked for the University of Utah Health since March 2013. In his current role, he oversees the business operations of University of Utah Health’s regional network development and digital health. He and his team work with physicians, hospitals, payers, and employers to deliver coordinated and collaborative health care.

Areas of Expertise: Business & Network Development, Strategy, Operations, Digital Health


 


 

 

JANELLE ROBINSON, MBA, MHA, FACHE – Senior Director of Clinical Operations

Currently serves as the Chief Pharmacy Officer and Associate Dean, Pharmacy Practice at the College of Pharmacy. Also, serves on the executive leader team and has been involved in organizational leadership development.

Areas of Expertise: Behavioral Health, Academic Medicine



 

LINDA TYLER – Chief Pharmacy Officer

Currently serves as the Chief Pharmacy Officer and Associate Dean, Pharmacy Practice at the College of Pharmacy. Also, serves on the executive leader team and has been involved in organizational leadership development.

Areas of Expertise: Strategy, Operations, Business Development, Physician Relations, Project Management, Patient Satisfaction



JASON BOREN – Chief Operating Officer

Currently COO at Lakeview Hospital and has worked for 18 years with HCA.

Areas of Expertise: Hospital Administration, Operations



 

TROY WOOD – Chief Executive Officer

Experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry. Skilled in Physician Relations, Healthcare Management and Business development. MBA from West Texas A&M University College of Business and MSW from UNLV.

Areas of Expertise: Healthcare Leadership



JULIANA BRISCOE – Director, Business Operations

Behavioral Health Administrator within an academic medical center focusing on strategy, business & provider referral development, and marketing. Juliana completed a MHA/MPH degree from University of Utah and a one year administrative fellowship with University of Utah Health in 2013. She is currently working at the University Neuropsychiatric Institute (UNI) as a Director of Business Operations.

Areas of Expertise: Behavioral Health Administration, Public Health Administration, Strategy, Provider Referral Development, Marketing and Outreach


 


 

JOSH SPAULDING – Assistant Operations Officer

Josh is an accomplished executive with more than 15 years of experience. Josh currently serves as an Assistant Operations Officer at Intermountain Healthcare. In this role, he has operational accountability to achieve operational targets, meet compliance requirements, lead physician recruiting and contracting efforts, and develop and implement initiatives to meet organizational goals at the Bountiful Clinic and Bountiful InstaCare and KidsCare, the Memorial Clinic and Memorial InstaCare and KidsCare, the Intermountain School based clinics, the Tooele InstaCare, and the North Temple Urgent Care. In his previous roles within Intermountain Healthcare, Josh was the Business Director for Clinical Operations. Prior to joining Intermountain, Josh worked for Kaiser Permanente in Northern California.
Josh received his Master of Healthcare Administration at the University of Minnesota and he completed his undergraduate work at Utah State University. Josh currently serves at the President of the Utah Healthcare Executives and is a Fellow with the American College of Healthcare Executives. Josh enjoys skiing, riding his road bike, and spending time with his family.

Areas of Expertise: Medical Practice Operations, Physician Relations, Contracting, Process Improvement, Staff Engagement, Patient Satisfaction, Financial Management



AMANDA CHOUDHARY, MHA, MA, FACHE – Administrative Director

More than 12 years of experience in academic medical centers and children’s hospitals including 10 years in operations; experience in patient and family centered care, emergency services, transfer centers, outreach, construction, air medical transport, clinic management, and hospital support services.

Areas of Expertise: Operations, Academic Medical Centers, Children’s Hospitals, Support Services, Emergency Services, Patient & Family Centered Care


 


 

MICHAEL HANCOCK – Executive Director of Operations Transformation-Castell

Mike attended Weber State for his undergraduate and MHA studies. He has worked for Intermountain Medical Group for 6 years and currently serves as Assistant Ops Officer over the systems’ internal medicine service line and multi-specialty practices in Salt Lake City.

Areas of Expertise: Outpatient Operations, Medical Group



 

BOB CASH – Vice President of Provider Relations

Bob Cash is enjoying a “second career” as a leader with KLAS Research Enterprises in Orem, Utah; a role he has served in since April of 2015. Prior to joining KLAS, Bob worked for nearly 30 years in healthcare leadership roles, the past 18 years at Intermountain Healthcare where he served as both a hospital CEO and a regional operations officer.
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Areas of Expertise: Leadership, Operations, Relationships, Strategy



 

REBECCA HUNTER – Vice President of Planning and Service Line Support

Rebecca Hunter is the Vice President of Planning and Service Line Support for HCA’s Mountain Division. Rebecca joined HCA’s Mountain Division in 2009 where she currently leads service line growth and planning efforts for HCA’s Utah (MountainStar), Idaho and Alaska markets.

Areas of Expertise: Strategy, Planning, Service Line & Programmatic Development, Leadership