Barry Goettsch, FACHE
Mr. Goettsch started his position as CEO at Compass Memorial Healthcare on July 6, 2011. Prior to joining CMH he was employed by Mercy Medical Center in Sioux City, Iowa as the CEO at their critical access hospital located in Hawarden, Iowa and prior to that was employed by Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee, Iowa as their Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Goettsch has over 25 years of experience in healthcare management serving in his earlier years prior to hospital administration in mental health administration. Mr. Goettsch is a lifelong resident of the state of Iowa. He graduated from the University of Iowa with his Bachelor of Arts degree and from the University of South Dakota with his Masters Degree in Healthcare Administration. He is Board Certified in Healthcare Management as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives.