Kitzhaber’s statement on hiring of Becky Hultberg as new CEO of OAHHS

In a text message, former Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber sent the following statement on the announcement of Becky Hultberg’s new role as President and CEO of OAHHS.

“The OAHHS made an excellent decision in hiring Becky Hultberg as their next president and CEO. Becky is a dynamic visionary leader: politically savvy and deeply experienced in the challenges facing rural hospitals as well as those in more urban settings. Becky will be an asset in amplifying the critical role OAHHS has and must continue to play in Oregon’s effort to transform care delivery. I am delighted to welcome her and her family to our state.”