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Martin Benning

Martin Benning joined SEARHC in 2021 as Vice President of Primary Care. In this leadership role, Mr. Benning provides oversight of ambulatory Primary Care services and all Primary Care functions, including access, Patient Experience, quality, …

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Heidi Aylsworth

As Senior Vice President, Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer, Heidi Aylsworth leads strategic planning initiatives, coordinating business development and construction projects for the Consortium. A 25-year veteran in hospital administration, Ms. Aylsworth works with …

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Elliot J. Bruhl

Dr. Elliot Bruhl returned to SEARHC in May 2019 when he was selected to fill the Vice President/Chief Medical Officer (VP/CMO) position. In this capacity, he provides medical and clinical expertise and serves as a …

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Eric Gettis

In his role as Vice President of Behavioral Health, Eric Gettis is responsible for the development, execution and expansion of high-quality Mental Health and Behavioral Health services across Southeast Alaska.   Mr. Gettis’ career at SEARHC …

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Dan Harris

With more than 28 years of healthcare experience, Dan Harris has spent 20 years at the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) level working on hospital, system and physician group growth as well as acquisitions. Prior to …

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Michael Douglas

Michael Douglas joined SEARHC as the Consortium’s general counsel in November 2012 after serving six months as interim general counsel. He was promoted to Vice President, Chief Legal Officer in January 2015 and became Senior …

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Charles Clement

As President and CEO, Charles is accountable for all day-to-day aspects of operations of the SouthEast Alaska Regional Health Consortium (SEARHC). An Alaska Native of Tsimshian and Athabascan heritage, Charles Clement came to SEARHC in …

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Leatha Merculieff

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Leatha Merculieff, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer has more than 20 years of healthcare experience. She began her healthcare career in 2003 as the Public Relations Department Manager for Alaska Native Tribal …

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