Linda currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Value Based Care at Providence St. Joseph Health. In this role, she serves as the Senior leader responsible for the development and execution of the Value Based Care division of Population Health to position PSJH for long term success in their transition to Value Based Care. Oversight includes Government Programs, Population Health Informatics, Value Based Services and Chief Executive of Pacific Medical Centers.
Linda has over 25 years of healthcare experience in both hospital and ambulatory settings. She is highly skilled in system redesign, change management, leadership development, employee engagement, revenue cycle, systems integration and health plan operations. Linda is a founding member of Project Access Northwest, a ground breaking non-profit organization that has significantly improved access to healthcare for underserved populations in the region. Under her leadership, Project Access Northwest brought together the major providers of care in the region to develop solutions to the challenges of providing specialty care to the underinsured and uninsured populations in the community.
Linda currently serves on the board of Goodwill Industries of Greater Seattle as well as the Corporate Advisory board of The Greater Seattle Business Association. She is a prior board member of Project Access Northwest, as well as Past Board President for Women’s Funding Alliance. In 2014, she was recognized by the Greater Seattle Business Association (GSBA) as the Corporate Leader of the Year for her leadership role in promoting equality, diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
In 2016, Linda received the Outstanding Voices Award for her role in promoting diversity in healthcare leadership. In 2017, under her leadership, Pacific Medical Centers was awarded the Leader in Healthcare for Community Outreach. Linda holds a B.S. in Nursing from University of Miami and an M.H.A. from Barry University.