Intermountain Healthcare's trustees serve without pay, volunteering time and expertise. Board members set policy, create goals, evaluate management’s performance, and ensure Intermountain operates in the best interest of the community. In addition to trustees serving on our central Board, trustees also serve on governing boards for hospitals and other care services, as well as charitable foundation boards.


A. Scott Anderson, Intermountain Board Chair

Mr. Anderson joined the Intermountain Healthcare Board of Trustees in 2005 and became Chair in 2012. He is President and Chief Executive Officer of Zions First National Bank, which he joined in 1990. Active in community affairs, Mr. Anderson is currently serving on a number of business and non-profit boards. Mr. Anderson has a bachelor’s degree in philosophy and economics from Columbia University in New York and a master’s in economics and international studies from Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.


S. Neal Berube, Board Trustee

Mr. Berube is the President and CEO of Associated Food Stores (AFS), an independent retailer-owned food distributor in Salt Lake City. He joined AFS in 1990, holding titles of Executive Vice President of AFS and President of Fresh Market, Inc., and Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of AFS. Mr. Berube currently serves on boards for the National Grocers Association, Utah Food Industry, Wells Fargo Northern Utah Community Board, Ogden Industrial Development Corporation, Weber Economic Development Corporation, McKay-Dee Hospital Center, Intermountain Organ Donor Recovery Services and the Dialysis Research Foundation. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Weber State University and is a certified public accountant.


Jane Carlile, Board Trustee

Ms. Carlile is a former Provo City Council member and has served on a variety of boards, including those of Habitat for Humanity, Neighborhood Housing Services of Provo, Boys and Girls Club, Provo City Energy, Intermountain Healthcare Women’s Advisory Council for the South Region, and the Work Force Services Board for Utah County. She has been a volunteer for Hospice and the Women and Children in Crisis Center. Currently an instructor for Turning Point at Utah Valley University, Ms. Carlile also works as the Circles Program Coordinator at Community Action Services and Food Bank to address issues of poverty. She has a bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Social Work from Utah State University.


Clayton M. Christensen, Board Trustee

Dr. Christensen is author of nine books and more than a hundred articles, including The New York Times best-selling, How Will You Measure Your Life? He received the Global Business Book Award for The Innovator’s Dilemma, and The Economist named it as one of the six most important books about business ever written. Dr. Christensen is regarded as one of the world’s top experts on innovation and growth, and he has founded a number of successful companies and organizations that use and apply his theories. After earning a Bachelor of Arts at Brigham Young University, Dr. Christensen studied at Oxford University as Rhodes Scholar, receiving a Master of Philosophy in applied econometrics. Dr. Christensen completed a master's as well as a doctorate in Business Administration from the Harvard Business School, where he is currently the Kim B. Clark Professor of Business Administration.

Spencer Eccles

Spencer F. Eccles, Board Trustee

Mr. Eccles is Chairman Emeritus of the Intermountain Banking Region of Wells Fargo & Co. As Chairman and CEO of First Security Corp. (1982-2000), he carried on the Eccles’ leadership of the nation’s oldest multi-state bank holding company, a distinction it still held at the time of its 2000 merger with Wells Fargo. During more than 46 years in banking, he served on boards including the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, Union Pacific, the U.S. National Parks Foundation and the Organizing Committee for Utah’s 2002 Olympic Winter Games. He remains a board member of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Envision Utah, Alta Ski Lifts, the U.S. Ski Team Foundation, and the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business, among others. He is Chairman and CEO of the George S. and Dolores Doré Eccles Foundation and a board member of five other Eccles family foundations. He has a bachelor's degree in banking and finance from the University of Utah and a master’s degree from Columbia’s Graduate School of Business.

Karen Fairbanks

Karen W. Fairbanks, Board Trustee

Ms. Fairbanks manages a national purchasing cooperative in the underground piping industry with her husband. Previously, they owned and operated the industrial piping firm W.R. White Company. Her community experience includes leadership positions in the Junior League of Ogden, the Ogden Nature Center, Ogden Symphony Ballet Association, Utah Girl Scout Council, South Ogden Planning Commission, and Intermountain’s McKay-Dee Hospital Foundation. She was appointed to Intermountain’s McKay-Dee Hospital Board of Trustees in 1998 and was named Chair of that board in 2009. She also serves as a trustee from Weber County to the Weber Basin Water Conservancy District. She received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Utah.

Daniel Gomez

Daniel G. Gomez, Board Trustee

Mr. Gomez is president of Gomez Corp. Financial Advisors and Insurance and has 22 years of experience in the financial services industry, preceded by 18 years in the telecommunications industry. He has served on the SelectHealth board since 2007, currently serving as its vice chair, and has served on the Intermountain Community Care Foundation board since 2011. Mr. Gomez is also chairman of the Champions for Children Charity Golf Tournament, benefiting the Utah Council for Crime Prevention.

Karen Hale

Karen Hale, Board Trustee

Ms. Hale is Associate Chief Administrative Officer for Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams. She has served on Intermountain’s Primary Children’s Medical Center Board of Trustees since 2008 and was Chair from 2010-2015. During her two terms in the Utah State Senate (1998-2006), she was a member of the Transportation and Public Safety Committee, the Education Committee, the Public Education Appropriations Subcommittee, and Executive Appropriations. Ms. Hale has been a strong advocate for public education and the health and safety of Utah families. She is a University of Utah graduate.


A. Marc Harrison, MD, President and Chief Executive Officer

Under Dr. Harrison’s leadership, Intermountain is continuing its focus on implementing best clinical and operational practices designed to advance its mission of helping people live the healthiest lives possible. A specialist in pediatric critical care, Dr. Harrison held leadership positions at Cleveland Clinic prior to joining Intermountain. He most recently served as Chief of International Business Development for Cleveland Clinic, developing and implementing international strategy, and as CEO of Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, where he oversaw the establishment of 12 Institutes, five centers of excellence, and more than 30 medical and surgical specialties. Dr. Harrison earned an undergraduate degree at Haverford College and a medical degree at Dartmouth Medical School. He completed a residency and an internship in pediatric critical care through the University of Utah School of Medicine, working primarily in the critical care units of Intermountain’s Primary Children’s Hospital. Dr. Harrison later received a master’s of Medical Management from Carnegie Mellon University and completed additional study in management at Harvard Business School.

Steve Huebner

Steven D. Huebner, Board Trustee

Mr. Huebner is a retired partner of the audit, tax, and advisory firm KPMG and directed audit and financial services for several healthcare, higher education, and nonprofit organizations. As a consultant, he advises boards and management teams in developing and improving financial reporting systems and processes. Prior to his partner role with KPMG, Mr. Huebner was with the accounting firm Arthur Anderson in Seattle for 28 years. During his career, Mr. Huebner has worked with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Oregon Health & Science University, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle University, University of Washington, UW Medicine, and Virginia Mason Medical Center. He received a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Washington.

Gail Miller

Gail Miller, Board Trustee

Ms. Miller is owner of Larry H. Miller Group of Companies, where she is actively engaged in various operations and serves as chair of the advisory board. She is chair of the board of trustees for Salt Lake Community College, serves on the National Advisory Council for the University of Utah, and holds an honorary alumna award from Brigham Young University. Ms. Miller is the recipient of two honorary degrees: a Doctor of Humanities from Weber State University, and a Doctor of Humane Letters from Salt Lake Community College. In 2012, the INtermountain Healthcare Research and Medical Foundation honored Ms. Miller with the Legacy of Live Award.

Ann Millner

F. Ann Millner, EdD, Board Trustee

Dr. Millner is president of Weber State University, where she has worked as an educator and administrator since 1982 and as president since 2002. President Millner’s leadership service includes such organizations as the Air University Board of Visitors, NCAA Division I Board and Executive Committee, the Ogden/Weber Chamber of Commerce, the Weber Economic Development Corporation, the Council of State Representatives of the American Association of Colleges and Universities, the SunGard SCT Executive Advisory Group, the Utah Campus Compact, the Wells Fargo Community Board, the Utah Defense Alliance, Utah Technology Council, Utah Foundation, and the Economic Development Corporation of Utah. She holds degrees from the University of Tennessee, Texas State University, and Brigham Young University.

Arnold Milstein, MD

Arnold Milstein, MD, Board Trustee

Dr. Milstein is the medical director of the Pacific Business Group on Health, a business coalition that seeks to improve the quality and availability of healthcare while moderating cost. In July 2010, Dr. Milstein was appointed a tenured professor of medicine at Stanford University, where he directs the Clinical Excellence Research Center, which is dedicated to accelerating innovations in healthcare delivery. He currently advises and previously directed clinical consulting at Mercer, a global consulting firm that acquired National Medical Audit, a national company that he founded and led.


Matt C. Packard, Board Trustee

Mr. Packard is President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board for Central Bank—a community bank with 10 locations in Utah County. Mr. Packard is a fifth-generation banker who began employment at Central Bank in 1976. He graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in business management and finance in 1978; he also graduated from the Pacific Coast School of Banking in 1985. Mr. Packard has served on state and national banking committees. He is Past Chair of the Utah Bankers Association and Western Independent Bankers Association. Mr. Packard also serves on the Intermountain Healthcare South Region board and is presently its Board Chair. He has been active in his local community as a Past President of the Springville Chamber of Commerce and as a former elected City  Councilman in Springville.. 

Anne M. Pendo, MD, Board Trustee

Dr. Pendo is a board certified internist, practices internal medicine at the Intermountain Healthcare Avenues Specialty Clinic in Salt Lake City, Utah. She is the medical director for the North Salt Lake Region for the Intermountain Medical Group, leading 125 physicians and 54 advanced practice clinicians in primarily hospital-based specialties. She is currently chair of the Recruitment and Credentialing Committee and a member of the Geographic Regional Committee for Population Health Management. At LDS Hospital she is chair of the Division of Outpatient Medicine and a member of the Advisory Council. Committed to outpatient medicine, Dr. Pendo has worked as a general internist in Salt Lake City for 22 years; prior to that she practiced in California. Dr. Pendo has held an appointment in the Department of Internal Medicine at the University of Utah for the past 22 years as volunteer adjunct faculty. She serves as an instructor for third- and fourth-year medical students during their outpatient internal medicine rotation and as a preceptor for third-year internal medicine residents pursuing careers in primary care/outpatient internal medicine. Dr. Pendo earned her medical degree at the University of Southern California and completed her residency in internal medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center where she served as chief resident.


Patricia Ravert, PhD, RN, Board Trustee

Ms. Ravert has served on the South Region Board since January 2013 and currently serves on the Clinical Excellence Committee of the Intermountain Board. Ms. Ravert became the dean of the College of Nursing at Brigham Young University (BYU) in August 2012 after serving as an associate dean for several years. In 1975 she completed her undergraduate degree in nursing at BYU and began a professional career with Intermountain Healthcare for over 20 years. She returned to BYU and obtained a master’s degree in nursing administration. In 2004 she completed a doctorate degree from the University of Utah. She joined the BYU faculty in 1999 and taught senior nursing courses as well as served as the coordinator of the Nursing and Learning Center and Clinical Simulation Laboratory.


Karyn Springer, MD, Board Trustee

Dr. Springer serves as Chair of the Intermountain Medical Group Board. She is a family medicine physician at the Intermountain North Orem Clinic and a faculty member of Intermountain's Utah Valley Family Medicine Residency Program. Previously, Dr. Springer has held leadership positions as an InstaCare coordinator, Physician Advisory Council member, and as a regional representative. After completing bachelor's degrees in developmental psychology and biology at Stanford University, Dr. Springer received her medical degree from the University of Utah.