Meet the group that makes up Alaska Regional's Executive Team. Also known as "The O's," this group works tirelessly to keep the hospital running smoothly so our staff can focus on what Alaska Regional is best known for: providing the best healthcare in Alaska.
Julie Taylor, CEO
Julie Taylor, RN, MSN, MBA, FACHE, joined Alaska Regional Hospital as Chief Executive Officer in December 2013.
Before arriving at Alaska Regional, she was the Chief Executive Officer of West Valley Medical Center in Caldwell, Idaho. Prior to that, Julie was the Chief Operating Officer at The Medical Center of Aurora in Denver, Colorado.
Throughout her distinguished career Julie has held a number of leadership positions, including Director of Case Management and Admissions, Interim VP of Human Resources, Associate Chief Nursing Officer, and Chief Operating Officer.
Julie holds both Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Nursing, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration. She is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Julie, her husband, Mike, and their daughter Lauren reside in Anchorage.
Lynn Kennington, CFO
Lynn Kennington is our Chief Financial Officer. He previously served as CFO of Desert Springs Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, and was controller at St. Joseph Hospital in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Timapanogos Regional in Orem, Utah.
Victor "Vic" Rosenbaum, COO
Vic joined Alaska Regional in March 2012 from the Alaska VA Healthcare system. He has held executive leadership positions in both the DoD and VA healthcare systems at the hospital, regional, and corporate level. He has an impressive track record in strategic planning, organizational process improvement and program development. Vic is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and currently serves on the Board of the Alaska Healthcare Executives Network.
Linda Doughty, CNO
Linda Doughty, RN, BSN, MBA, is Alaska Regional Hospital’s Chief Nursing Officer. She has over 35 years of nursing leadership experience in acute care, with a strong background in Emergency Medicine, Surgical Services and Women’s Services. Linda is a member of the American Organization of Nurse Executives and the American College of Healthcare Executives.
Dr. David Cadogan, CMO
Alaska Regional welcomed David Cadogan, MD, as Chief Medical Officer in 2014. Dr. Cadogan is an Emergency Medicine physician certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine, and most recently held the position of Medical Director for Quality at Alaska Regional Hospital. Dr. Cadogan is currently a member of the Mayor’s EMS Advisory Board and the volunteer medical director for the Girdwood Fire Department. He has also served as medical staff president for Alaska Regional. As CMO, Dr. Cadogan promotes excellence in patient care, patient safety and quality outcomes. He also works closely with physicians in our community to achieve these goals and facilitate communication and cooperation between the medical community and Alaska Regional Hospital.