Elizabeth Ripley serves as CEO of the Mat-Su Health Foundation, which shares ownership and governance in Mat-Su Regional Medical Center. Prior to this, she held numerous positions in the hospital industry that included volunteer management, marketing, hospital foundation development, and hospital administration. Ms. Ripley volunteers on a number of advisory boards for corporate philanthropy efforts, has served in leadership positions for the local United Way and chamber of commerce, and has been appointed to Mat-Su Borough boards and task forces related to health issues and economic development. Her favorite efforts come through coalition building at the community and state levels to affect a healthier community and state. Ms. Ripley has a bachelor’s degree from Western Maryland College and a master’s degree from Yale University.