Will Sutherland

Chief Operations Officer

Biography

Since starting in healthcare administration over a decade ago, Will Sutherland has dedicated his career to the delivery of patient-centered care, to supporting front line clinicians, and to developing high performing teams. He is passionate about creating environments in which patient’s love to receive care and team members enjoy the work they do each day. Will joined VCC because he was inspired by the community mission and wanted to use his knowledge, skills and abilities to support his local north county community. Will’s background includes overseeing Primary Care and ambulatory clinic expansion for UC San Diego Health, and includes running various Medical Group and Health Plan operations for Renown Health, a large integrated health network in Reno, Nevada.

What does “Choose Health” Mean to You?
"Trying to navigate the healthcare system can be confusing, expensive and intimidating. Most people would choose health, but oftentimes are faced with many barriers that can get in the way of making that choice. Choosing Health means choosing a partner who will meet you exactly where you are at in your journey on the road to health, who will support you with navigating life’s many challenges, and who will provide you with access to premier health services and education when and where you need it most."

Achievements & Affiliations
  • Certified Content Expert in Patient-Centered Medical Home by the National Committee for Quality Assurance
  • Certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt by the University of California, San Diego
  • Certified in Project Management by the Project Management Institute
  • Served as Adjunct Assistant Professor in the University of Nevada, School of Medicine’s Office for Community Faculty

Education
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Nevada
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, University of Nevada
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