President & CEO, Mercy Health Partners / Board of Directors
Board Member Since 2007
Dr. Roger Spoelman serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of CURE International as well a senior executive for Trinity Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States. He previously served as President & CEO of Mercy Health, a network of hospitals, physician organizations, and health network operations in Western and Northern Michigan. He has also served Trinity Health as the Interim President & CEO of Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, Ohio (9/15-12/16) as well as Interim President & CEO of Trinity Health of New England. Roger has held positions of leadership in healthcare for more than thirty years and has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions, community health improvement, leadership development, physician integration, innovation, physician groups, and governance.
Throughout his career, Dr. Spoelman has received recognition from regional and national organizations as an innovator and leader in healthcare and community service. He was recognized early in his career as an Emerging Leader in Healthcare by the Healthcare Forum and received many other awards for community leadership including: The Reese Award for Exemplary Service to his community from the American Red Cross, the Paul Harris Fellow Award from Rotary International, Trinity International University Distinguished Alumni, The Alliance for Health Hillman Award, and Michigan State University Patenge Award.
Roger also plays a leadership role in healthcare and other organizations throughout the nation and internationally serving on many boards including International Aid, Open Doors International, Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, Munson Healthcare, Talent 2025, and the West Michigan Policy Forum.
He is blessed with an incredible wife and partner (Jan Cory Spoelman), two married children, and five wonderful grandchildren. Roger feeds his passion for Leadership Development by serving as advisor and business coach to numerous leaders, companies and organizations.