Jill Berry Bowen, RN, FACHE, is the Chief Executive Officer of Northwestern Medical Center, where she has served for more than 8 years. Prior to coming to NMC, Jill served as the VP of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer at Mercy Hospital in Maine and the Chief Operating Officer of Franklin Memorial Hospital in Maine. Jill holds both a Master’s Degree in Nursing and a Master’s in Business Administration. Jill currently chairs the Board of the Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems. She also is on the Board of the Vermont Business Roundtable. Jill also chairs the Statewide Board and co-chairs the Franklin/Grand Isle Executive Committee for RiseVT, the exciting community based campaign to embrace healthy lifestyles. She is passionate about creating a workplace that inspires the NMC team to serve our community with genuine caring, a connection that ignites community collaboration, and a culture that thrives with wellness. Jill is an avid cyclist and golfer and enjoys her bike trips touring Europe. In fact, what motivates her to stay healthy is fulfilling her bucket list to tour as many places on her bike as possible.