Russ Branzell
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Russell Branzell, FCHIME, CHCIO

President & CEO, CHIME

Russ joined CHIME as president and CEO in April 2013. He also serves on the faculty at Columbia University, and is a member of the Board of Overseers of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, a position that was appointed by the Secretary of Commerce.
In the United States Air Force Russ was CIO for the Air Mobility Command Surgeon General’s Office. He was CEO at the Colorado Health Medical Group; Vice President of Information Services and CIO for Poudre Valley Health System; and regional deputy CIO and executive director of Information Services for Sisters of Mercy Health System in St. Louis.