Fletcher Allen Leadership Team

President and Chief Executive Officer

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Office of the CEO
Medical Center Campus
Patrick, Level 3
111 Colchester Avenue
Burlington, VT 05401
Phone: 802-847-5959
Fax: 802-555-2323
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Maps & Directions

Dr. Brumsted John R. Brumsted, M.D., was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Fletcher Allen Health Care and Fletcher Allen Partners on Monday, February 13, 2012, after serving in an interim role since August, 2011.

A 30-year veteran of the organization, Dr. Brumsted has served in a number of roles at Fletcher Allen, including chief medical officer, chief quality officer and an appointment as interim CEO.

He also has served as a senior associate dean for Clinical Affairs at the UVM College of Medicine, and medical director of The Vermont Health Plan (TVHP) and Vermont Managed Care (VMC). He has been a member of the Fletcher Allen medical staff since 1985, and has practiced medicine at Fletcher Allen since 1981 when he began as a resident at the then Medical Center Hospital of Vermont.

Dr. Brumsted received his Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from Dartmouth College and his medical degree from Dartmouth Medical School in 1978. He completed a surgical internship at Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT, in 1979. He subsequently served in the U.S. Public Health Service in Randolph, New York for two years prior to moving to Vermont to complete his residency in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine between 1981- 1985.

He completed a fellowship in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Fletcher Allen in 1987, within the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He is a member of Fletcher Allen's Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a tenured professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Vermont College of Medicine.

Dr. Brumsted is currently a member of the Vermont Medical Society (VMS) Council and served as its president from 2008-2009. He is the current Chair of the VMS Research and Education Foundation Board. He has published extensively, both nationally and regionally.

Dr. Brumsted lives with his family in Shelburne, Vermont. He is a native of Ithaca, New York.

Members of the Senior Management Team

Name Title
Theresa Alberghini DiPalma Network Senior Vice President of Marketing and External Relations
Claude Deschamps, M.D.

President and Chief Executive Officer, UVM Medical Group; Senior Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, UVM College of Medicine

Sandra L. Felis, R.N., M.S. Senior Vice President, Chief Operating Officer & Chief Nursing Officer
Todd Keating Network Chief Financial Officer
Spencer Knapp Network General Counsel
Stephen Leffler, M.D. Chief Medical Officer
Paul Macuga Network Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Kevin McAteer Chief Development Officer
Todd Moore Senior Vice President, Accountable Care and Revenue Strategy
Chuck Podesta Network Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Diana Scalise Network Senior Vice President, Strategic and Business Planning
Howard Schapiro, M.D. Network Chief Clinical Integration Officer


Vice Presidents

Name Title
Adam P. Buckley, MD Chief Medical Information Officer
Lisa Goodrich Vice President, Medical Group Operations
Laurie Gunn Vice President, Human Resources
Church Hindes Vice President, Accountable Care
Frank Ittleman, MD Associate Vice President, Medical Group Operations
Dawn LeBaron Vice President, Hospital Services
Charles Miceli Vice President, Supply Chain and IS Operations, and CEO, Inter-Lakes Health
Julie Morse Vice President, Nursing Services
Teresa Murphy Vice President, Marketing & Communications
Anna Noonan Vice President, Jeffords Institute for Quality and Operational Effectiveness
Christina Oliver Vice President, Clinical Services
Rick Vincent Interim Vice President, Finance; Vice President, UVM Medical Group Finance
Norman Ward, MD Executive Medical Director, Accountable Care