Throughout his career Paul has been recognized as a community leader and for establishing high trust relationships with hospital boards, community leaders, physicians, executive teams, employees to implement transformational changes in complex markets to achieve a shared vision for the future.
Paul served as the President and CEO of Proctor Hospital and Proctor Health Care Inc. from 2008 – 2013. During this time he engaged the Proctor Board of Trustees in a process to assess the strategy for remaining an independent community hospital as well as evaluating potential affiliation partners. This work resulted in the Unity Point Health Methodist | Proctor affiliation in November 2013. Prior to his work at Proctor Hospital, Paul served as the president of hospitals that are part of leading health care systems such as BJC in St. Louis and Theda Care in Appleton, Wisconsin. A native of Lincoln, Nebraska Paul received his Master’s Degree in Hospital Administration from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis and his B. A. in Business and Hospital Administration from Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota. He also is a graduate of the Boeing Executive Leadership Program.
Master’s Degree in Hospital Administration, University of Minnesota
Bachelor of Arts Degree, Business and Hospital Administration, Concordia College
Boeing Executive Leadership Program
President and CEO, Proctor Healthcare Incorporated
President, Christian Hospitals
Senior Vice President, Operations, Stormont Vail Healthcare
Senior Vice President, Hospital Division, Theda Care
President, Theda Clark Regional Medical Center