Rick Davis, Chief Executive Officer
Our CEO, Rick Davis, is a twenty-three year veteran of the Alaska hospital industry. Mr. Davis began his Health Care career at Providence Hospital in Anchorage in 1992, moving to Alaska Regional Hospital in 1996 where he held the title of Chief Operating Officer until 2011. He joined Central Peninsula Hospital in July of 2011 to become the Chief Operating Officer before taking over the CEO role in November 2011. Rick holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration with a double major in Finance and Business Economics from Boise State University, where he graduated cum laude. Rick is a pilot and airplane owner; and he and his wife Terry, a registered nurse, enjoy the Alaska life style, spending time outdoors at every opportunity.
Shaun Keef, Chief Operating Officer
Shaun Keef began service as the Chief Operating Officer for Central Peninsula Hospital In January 2018. Shaun has more than 23 years of experience working in both the profit and non-profit side of healthcare as a CFO and CEO for organizations in Kansas, Oklahoma and Alaska. Mr. Keef earned two Bachelors of Science degrees in Business Administration from Oklahoma State University, majoring in both Accounting and Finance. He also completed his pre-medicine requirements, and successfully earned seats at three medical schools before deciding to continue to pursue the healthcare administrative career path. He earned his MBA through Davenport University in Grand Rapids, MI, and is a CPA Candidate, eligible to sit for the CPA Exam. Shaun is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE), Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), National Society of Leadership and the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).
Mike Haggerty, Chief Financial Officer
Mike Haggerty began his career at Central Peninsula Hospital in 1985 in Accounts Payable, with his role quickly expanding to include serving as the organization’s first Network Administrator. He was promoted to Director of the Accounting Department in 1989 and served as Controller from 2003 to December 2020, when he accepted the position of Chief Financial Officer. Prior to his work at CPH, Mike earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, majoring in Finance, from Boise State University. He is member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), a founding member of the Kenai River Rotary Club of Soldotna, and serves as Treasurer on the Board of Directors of the Kenai Peninsula Food Bank. When he’s not working, Mike enjoys travel and photography.
Karen Scoggins, Chief Nursing Officer
Karen joined our team in 2014 bringing over 25 years of healthcare experience. Scoggins comes to CPH from Portsmouth Regional Hospital in Portsmouth, New Hampshire where she was the CNO for the 200 bed hospital. She was responsible for operation and oversight of Inpatient Nursing, Emergency Services, Behavioral Health and Cardiovascular services. Karen earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Nursing as well as a Master’s Degree in Business Administration, all from the University of New Hampshire. In addition, she holds certifications in Nurse Executive – Board Certified (NE-BC) and Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS).