Genna Southworth has over thirty years’ experience in leadership roles in health & human services organizations and higher education. She has served as Executive Director/CEO of several non-profit organizations, all of which included development work, and has acted as a Director and Dean in multiple higher education systems, specifically in programs related to healthcare education. Genna has a specific passion for health equity, especially as it relates to access in rural areas to health services for patients and education for providers. Originally from the upper Midwest, Genna spent 30 years in Oregon and arrived in Montana in 2018. She lives in Billings, where her adult son also lives. In her spare time, Genna enjoys hiking, biking, camping, reading, and cooking.