Julee Thompson was named Chief Nursing Executive in 2016. In her role, Thompson serves as a mentor to nursing leadership and is an active participant in the functional decision making process. Thompson has more than 30 years of hospital, board and corporate leadership experience as chief nursing officer, chief operations officer and chief executive officer. She also brings extensive experience as a registered nurse who holds board certification in health-care information management and executive nurse practice. She is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Thompson earned her Masters in Nursing and Business Administration.