About

Gunnison Valley Health Leadership


Rob Santilli, Chief Executive Officer

Rob Santilli joined GVH in 2012, after 27 years with the Riddle Health System in Media, Pennsylvania, which is just outside of Philadelphia. During his career he served as the Executive Vice President and the Chief Operations Officer for Riddle. His experience includes leading almost every aspect of health care delivery operations.

Rob has an MBA in Healthcare Administration from Temple University in Philadelphia and a BS in Health and planning administrations from Pennsylvania State University. Rob is also a licensed nursing home administrator.


Thomas Harvey, Chief Financial Officer

Thomas Harvey joined the Gunnison Valley Health Executive Team in August 2016 as Chief Financial Officer.

Thomas is a CPA and has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting. He has spent the majority of his career with the CHRISTUS Health System in Texas, but has also held CFO roles in Louisiana and Mississippi and has run his own CPA firm. He has experience in both Critical Access Hospitals and larger health systems which has proved to be very beneficial in his role here at GVH.


Lisa Loughran, Chief Nursing Executive

Lisa Loughran joined the executive team of GVH as Chief Nursing Officer in 2015. She has over 25 years of Healthcare experience, and most recently was the Director of Nursing at St. Joseph Regional Medical Center in Lewiston, Idaho. Prior to that, Lisa managed an Emergency Department and Heart and Vascular Center at Sutter Medical Center Santa Rosa. Lisa has an extensive clinical background in Intensive Care and Trauma nursing from Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital. It should also be mentioned that Lisa started out her healthcare career as a Registered Dietitian before she transitioned into a Critical Care Nurse and eventually into Administration.

Lisa received her Master’s Degree from the University of New Haven in Connecticut and her BSN from George Mason University in Virginia. She also has a BS degree in Dietetics from San Francisco State University. Lisa also has a national certification as a Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN).

Lisa has two girls, her oldest, Kira, is an avid Figure Skater and Hockey player. Her youngest, Kendall, has a passion for horseback riding and soccer. As a family, the three enjoy snow skiing, mountain bike riding, horseback riding and hiking. They also have two pugs, Willie and Wonka. Lisa and her family are so happy to have joined such a wonderful health system and community.


Wade Baker, Chief Professional and Senior Services Officer

Wade Baker’s responsibilities include serving as the Licensed Nursing Home Administrator for the Gunnison Valley Health Senior Care Center. His responsibilities also include executive leadership for the Assisted Living, Home Health, Hospice and Palliative Care, Imaging, Laboratory, Culinary Services, Facilities and Environmental Services. Wade began working for Gunnison Valley Health in 2004.

Wade has been a licensed Nursing Home Administrator since 2002. He received a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Kansas State University and a Master's Degree in Health Services Administration from the University of Kansas.

Wade's passion is Senior Services and he is proud to work for a health system that offers excellence in such a broad continuum of care.


Christina Lovelace, Director of Human Resources

Christina oversees the Human Resources function across the health system. She joined GVH in 2010 as an HR Specialist and assumed the Director role in 2012.

Christina earned her MBA in 2009 from Florida International University and her Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with an emphasis in Human Resources Management from the University of Central Florida in 2006.

Christina moved to Gunnison in January 2010 from Miami, FL where she was born and raised, but has enjoyed all of the benefits of living in a mountain town such as learning to mountain bike, improving her snowboarding skills, and checking 14ers off her list. Christina and her husband welcomed a baby girl in the summer of 2014 and are excited to raise a family in such a wonderful community.


Nancy Osmundson, Executive Director, GVH Foundation

Nancy is a full time resident of Crested Butte, Colorado. She received her BA and JD from Oklahoma City University, then spending the majority of her career in Sarasota, Florida. After a diverse and successful career as an administrator and private business owner, Nancy re-entered the non-profit world after moving to Colorado. She served as Executive Director of two community non-profits and held numerous Board positions prior to joining Gunnison Valley Health.

She has served as Executive Director of the GVH Foundation since August of 2013, and focuses on strategic growth and stability for the organization.

Her focus is fostering strong relationships with the community and donors, while raising support for key initiatives that provide better healthcare for the Gunnison Valley. She lives in Crested Butte with her husband and two children, where she enjoys skiing, running and horseback riding.


Tyler Hansen, Marketing Director

Tyler oversees the marketing efforts for Gunnison Valley Health. His responsibilities include strategic messaging for the various entities that make up the health system as well as overseeing all advertising efforts, web presence, and public information. Tyler also works to organize special events both internally and externally to engage employees and the general public.

After growing up in Boulder and Singapore, Tyler graduated from James Madison University in Virginia with a degree in Media Art and Design and an emphasis on Communication Graphics.

Tyler has lived in Crested Butte since 2002. He started a branding and creative consulting company in 2004 that grew to include clients throughout the world. His passion is effective and unique communication through language, environment, and design.

Tyler lives in a hobbit house in the middle of an aspen grove with his wife and two sons. He enjoys playing music, a perfectly timed cup of coffee, calling fall “autumn”, and time in the mountains with his family. He absolutely loves this community and is proud of what Gunnison Valley Health does to serve it.