Deanna Howard

Deanna HowardPrior to joining Helms & Company, Deanna was the CEO of Upper Connecticut Valley Hospital in Colebrook, NH and Director and VP of Regional Development at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. She has been recognized for her work with NH Hospital Association Presidents Awards and the ACHE Regents Award.

A strong volunteer in the community, Deanna is currently serving on the Boards of the Crotched Mountain Foundation, NH Health and Education Authority, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center and the Society for the Protection of NH Forests. She also dedicates significant time to her family. She is proud of having raised two terrific children and is enjoying being a grandmother of three.

Professionally, Deanna’s accomplishments include assisting Dartmouth-Hitchcock with a project to create access to a cancer center in St. Johnsbury, VT. Prior to this, patients and their families had to travel to Lebanon or elsewhere for radiation and specialized cancer care.

BS – University of New Hampshire

Outside Interests:
Spending time with family, fishing, hiking and conservation.

Last Book Read:
“Victoria” by Daisy Goodwin