Associated with the Telluride Regional Medical Center since 2016
Education: University of Colorado, B.A. in Economics, 1972
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Masters degree Health Administration, 1977
John is an experienced healthcare executive having successfully served in a broad range of settings from integrated healthcare delivery systems to Critical Access Hospitals. A strong strategic thinker and team builder Gardner joins the team after 9 years at the helm at the Yuma Hospital District. Check back here to his CEO Blog as he helps lead the Telluride Regional Medical Center into a new facility built to serve the community today, tomorrow and fifty years into the future.
John enjoys traveling, glass fusion artistry, spending time with his wife Jeannie and three sons, and walking their basset hound in the mountains.