Glenda E. Dwyer

Glenda-Dwyer.jpgGlenda E. Dwyer, RN, BSN, MBA, FACHE is senior vice president clinical operations for Northern Light Health.
Glenda is responsible for the effective operation of clinical services spanning the system and reports to the president and CEO of Northern Light Health. She acts as chief access officer, oversees assigned service lines and clinical services such as pharmacy, labs, telehealth, medical transport, infection prevention, emergency preparedness, integrated care management, safety and security ensuring efficient services that are designed to meet the needs of internal and external stakeholders and advance system integration performance.

Prior to taking on the duties of senior vice president, Glenda served as vice president of operations for Northern Light AR Gould Hospital, in Presque Isle, Maine for four years, where she also served as interim president from 2015-2016.

Her educational background includes a Master of Science and a Master of Business Administration from Husson University, and she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Maine.
Glenda is active in both professional associations and community organizations such as:
  • American College of Healthcare Professionals, Fellow
  • Northern New England Association of Healthcare Executives, board member
  • Advent Christian Retirement Community, board chair