Chief Strategy Officer for Northern Light Health
Matthew Weed, MBA is a senior vice president and chief strategy officer for Northern Light Health.
Matt is responsible for developing and implementing both short- and long-term strategies. He oversees marketing and communications, community health and grants, provider outreach, government relations, and philanthropy. In addition, he provides leadership and coordinates activities for the Strategic Planning Committee of the Northern Light Health Board of Directors, as well as select leadership steering committees and teams.
Matt is passionate about making steady progress in providing easy access to high quality and affordable care and leveraging excellent resources found anywhere
in the system to improve care everywhere
in the system. In addition, Matt enjoys working with a team that shares a common vision and expends its energies and skillsets toward realization of that vision. Finally, Matt believes in learning new things every day in order to keep Northern Light Health moving forward.
Matt is program chair for The Leadership Institute’s Founding Group—a forum of leading not-for-profit health systems from across the country.
Before coming to Northern Light Health, Matt spent 32 years at Intermountain Health in Utah. During his distinguished career at Intermountain, Matt held a large variety of positions, including senior financial consultant and manager of costing systems; director of Physician Relations; assistant administrator; assistant vice president of Strategic Research and Planning; assistant vice president of Healthcare eBusiness; and director of Strategy, Planning, and Business Development.
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University of Utah
MBA, Brigham Young University
Matt became the chief strategy officer for Northern Light Health in 2016.