Meet Our Executive Team

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

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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

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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

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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. William Compton, CMO

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Alaska Regional welcomed William Compton, MD, as Chief Medical Officer in 2011. Dr. Compton is an Obstetrics/Gynecology physician who practiced in Anchorage from 1964 to 2002. He has been very involved in our medical community, serving on committees concerned with credentialing, risk management and physician relations. Dr. Compton is also former member of the Alaska State Medical Board.