Leadership

The North Sound ACH is an independent nonprofit entity incorporated under the laws of Washington State.

The organization is led by Liz Baxter, MPH who serves as the Chief Executive Officer. Representing the voices of leaders across our five county region, the Board of Directors has members from Behavioral Health, Business, Consumers, Education, public and private Health Plans, Hospitals, Primary Care, Social Services & Suports, and Philanthropy as well as federally recognized Tribal Nations from the North Sound Region. You can email the Board of Directors at any time by using this link.

The following individuals currently serve on our Board of Directors:

  • Commissioner Ken Dahlstedt, Skagit County Council
  • Conner Darlington, Community Member
  • Anne Deacon, LICSW, Whatcom County Health Department
  • Robin Fenn, PhD LICSW Verdant Health Commission
  • Shanon Hardie, Chief Operating Officer, Unity Care NW
  • Cammy Hart-Anderson, Snohomish County Human Services
  • Commissioner Jill Johnson, Island County Council
  • Jennifer Johnson, Skagit County Health Department
  • Councilman Nickolaus Lewis, Lummi Nation
  • Caitlin Safford, Amerigroup
  • Marilyn Scott, Upper Skagit Indian Tribe
  • John Stephens, Swinomish Indian Tribal Community
  • Jim Steinruck, Tulalip Health Services
  • Council Member Bill Watson, San Juan County Council
  • Kim Williams, Providence Health System
  • Open, Nooksack Indian Tribe
  • Debra Jones, Samish Nation
  • Open, Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe
  • Open, Stillaguamish Tribe

Our Team includes:

To reach a member of our team click on the name above to email, or call our office at (360) 543-8858.