President, operations and services
Mike Butler serves as president of operations for Providence St. Joseph Health.
He is responsible for all regional operations, population health, physician services, digital innovation and senior and community services.
He has more than 30 years of experience in health care financial and operations management with a successful track record in leading growth initiatives, building diverse leadership teams, implementing operational excellence, improving credit ratings, consolidating administrative services and improving patient outcomes and experience.
He leads with a sense of calling driven by his steadfast commitment to the mission of serving the poor and vulnerable, servant leadership and improving health for a better world.
Prior to joining Providence in 1998, Butler was the chief operating and financial officer of the Franciscan Health System in Tacoma, Washington and Catholic Health Initiatives in Englewood, Colorado. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from California State University, Fullerton and is a member of the Health Management Academy.