Matthew G. Ione
Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
Matthew Ione returned to SEARHC on January 1, 2020, as the Vice President/Chief Administrative Officer (VP/CAO) and is a member of the senior leadership team.
As the VP/CAO, Matt assists SEARHC in its continued growth as well as the Consortium’s efforts to provide quality healthcare services throughout Southeast Alaska. He provides operational oversight and leadership to the Information Technology, Marketing, Planning and Development, Human Resources and Facilities Departments.
Most recently, Matt served as the President/Chief Executive Officer of a regional housing authority; he has more than 25 years of combined experience in health care, housing, education, oil services and public sector industries. His extensive work experience with Tribal organizations throughout Alaska has allowed him to develop and maintain positive relationships wherever he travels, and he has successfully helped to cultivate a new generation of leaders in the communities he has worked and lived in.
Matt has degrees in Applied Sciences and Business Administration, and he proudly served our country in the U.S. Navy, graduating from the Navy’s Nuclear Field School. He has been a trustee on the Alaska Pacific University Board of Trustees, served on the board of the Association of Alaska Housing Authorities, and is a member of the Mt. Edgecumbe High School (Sitka) Hall of Fame.