Lisa LaPlante, MHALisa LaPlante

Chief Administrative Officer, EvergreenHealth Monroe

Lisa LaPlante joined EvergreenHealth Monroe in 2010 to lead the Quality Division. She was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2017 to focus on service line enhancement and development and overall hospital operations. She has served as interim CAO since July 2019.

Born and raised in Rhode Island, LaPlante moved west in 1993 and accepting a manager position at a hospital-based home health agency in Moab, Utah. She spent the next 8 years expanding the service to include four additional branches, a hospice, and a certified diabetes education program. Prior to leaving Utah, LaPlante managed an urgent care clinic and also obtained licensure as a durable medical equipment provider.

In 2002, LaPlante accepted a position overseeing accreditation at Southwest Memorial Hospital in Cortez, Colorado, where she gained increased responsibility in the areas of quality, safety, utilization review, risk management, and plant operations. In 2007, she became a part of the executive team as the Chief Quality and Compliance Officer.

She lives in Monroe and is active member in the community, serving on the Snohomish County YMCA Board as well as the Snohomish County Leadership Council for the American Cancer Society.

LaPlante holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Services and a Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of Phoenix.