Volunteer Board of Directors

Dale Zender

Serving Since 2010
Term Expires 2022
Employment Chief Executive, Northwest Network, PeaceHealth
Education
  • CPA, Washington State Board of Accountancy Certified Public Accountant;
  • MBA, City University;
  • BA, Western Washington University, College of Business and Economics.
  • Advanced Training Program (ATP) in Healthcare Delivery Improvement, Intermountain HealthCare - Salt Lake City, UT.
Bio

Dale has been employed for the past 36 years by PeaceHealth St. Joseph Medical Center, a Washington not-for-profit corporation sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace.

During his tenure he has built a distinguished and diversified career in the health care industry developing impressive credentials in operations and finance. Dale is also well versed in strategic planning and has a deep understanding of all aspects of healthcare operations and management. He is viewed as a servant leader; confident, patient, determined and constantly aspiring to learn new things.

Dale received the Whatcom Business Alliance 2015 Business Person of the Year Award and in 2011 was the recipient of the rare “John Tiscornia Award” – honoring at least 20 years of service modeling outstanding leadership, stewardship and exemplification of PeaceHealth values.

Active in the community, Dale has served as Chair of the WECU Board, is a Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA) Board Member, and a member of the WSHA Public Policy Committee. Dale has also been an active volunteer coach for youth sports.