Senior Leadership Team

Meet our Leaders

At Riverwood Healthcare Center, our senior leadership team exemplifies dedication, expertise, and a commitment to exceptional patient care. Comprised of professionals from diverse backgrounds in healthcare management, clinical expertise, and operational excellence, our leaders are at the forefront of driving innovative strategies and fostering a culture of continuous improvement.

Our leadership team collaborates closely to ensure Riverwood not only meets but exceeds the highest standards in quality and safety. Through visionary planning and steadfast execution, they are dedicated to enhancing patient experiences, expanding access to cutting-edge medical technologies, and supporting the professional growth of our staff.

Together they steer our organization towards a future of sustainable growth and outstanding healthcare delivery, ensuring that every patient receives the compassionate, high-quality care they deserve close to home.

To reach a member of our leadership team, you may call (218) 927-5501 or email

Ken Westman, Chief Executive Officer
Cindi Baker, Chief Operating Officer
Casey Johnson, Chief Finance Officer
Jessica Schmiesing, Chief Human Resources Officer
David Taylor, Chief Medical Officer
Carla Zupko, Chief Nursing Officer
Wendy Franke, Chief Quality Officer
Mark Waind, Chief Information Officer