Susan Mooney, MD, MS, FACOG
President and Chief Executive Officer
Sue Mooney, MD, MS, FACOG, has been the President and CEO of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital since April of 2013.
She completed her undergraduate degree at Princeton University, her Medical Education at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, and her residency at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque.
She joined the Medical Staff at APD in 2000 as a full-time Obstetrician/Gynecologist and continued in that role until 2005 when she took a leave of absence to pursue fellowship training as a Veterans Administration Quality Scholar. During that two-year period of time, she received a Master’s Degree in Healthcare Quality Improvement from the Center for Evaluative Clinical Sciences at Dartmouth (now The Dartmouth Institute). Upon her return to APD, she became the Medical Director of Quality and ultimately the Chief Medical Officer before transitioning to her current role.
Dr. Mooney is passionate about improving the quality of care that APD provides to patients.
Michael Lynch, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Lynch joined APD in June of 2019. Previously, Dr. Lynch served as Executive Medical Director of Same Day Services at Reliant Medical Group in Worcester, Massachusetts. Prior to Reliant, Dr. Lynch worked clinically as an emergency physician at Concord Hospital in Concord, New Hampshire. He was the Medical Director of Urgent Care and served in multiple leadership roles including the Concord Emergency Medical Associates President and the Chair of Emergency Medicine. In addition, he served as the Chair of the Concord Hospital Charitable Trust.
Dr. Lynch earned his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, received his medical degree from the University of Virginia, and completed his residency in Emergency Medicine at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota. He has also completed a Physician Executive MBA at Brandeis University. In addition to his current administrative work as Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Lynch works clinically in the emergency department at Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital and at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center. He is also on the faculty of the Geisel School of Medicine and serves as a Clinical Instructor.
Jean Ten Haken, MSN, RN, CENP
Chief Operating Officer, VP of Nursing, Chief Nursing Officer
Jean joined APD in the winter of 2018. Jean previously served as the Chief Operating Officer at the Elliot Health System in Manchester, New Hampshire, where she also served as the Vice President of Patient Care Services and Chief Nursing Officer.
After working throughout the United States in direct nursing care, she began her management career at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, where she ultimately became the Director of Intermediate Cardiac Care and Cardiovascular Critical Care Units. Prior to joining the Elliot, Jean was the Vice President of Acute Care Nursing at Concord Hospital. Jean earned her undergraduate degree in nursing from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and her Master of Science degree in nursing from the University of South Alabama.
Executive Director, Multi-Specialty Clinic
Dale Collins Vidal, MD, MS, joined APD as the Executive Director of the Multi-Specialty Clinic (MSC) and member of its Senior Leadership Team in February, 2016.
Vidal spent the previous 21 years practicing at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, where she served as the Chief of Plastic Surgery and the Medical Director of the Center for Shared Decision Making. She also served as a Professor of Surgery at Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College.
Vidal attended Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA and received her post-doctoral education at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, MO. Vidal also received her Master of Science from the Geisel School of Medicine, Center for Evaluative Clinical Sciences (now the Dartmouth Institute.)
David Watts, SHRM-SCP
Senior Director of Human Resources
David Watts has more than 20 years of human resource experience in healthcare in the Upper Valley, most recently as the Director of Human Resources at Kendal at Hanover. He is a frequent volunteer with area non-profits and can often be found on a bike, on a trail, or in the garden. David and his family live in Vermont and spend considerable time in the Northeast Kingdom. He is currently enrolled in the Chief Human Resource Officer executive education program at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
David holds a Bachelor’s in Psychology from the University of Connecticut and a Master’s in Labor Studies from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Vice President of Finance
Todd Roberts joined APD in 2013. Todd has over 18 years of finance experience and served as APD’s controller for six years before being promoted to Vice President of Finance in 2020. He is responsible for overall fiscal and financial management of Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, including fiscal services, materials management, and revenue cycle.
Prior to APD, Todd spent time as the controller at Casella Construction of Mendon, Vermont, and in fiscal services at Mt. Ascutney Hospital in Windsor, Vermont. He earned his BS in business administration with a concentration in accounting at St. Michael’s College in Colchester, Vermont.
Todd also serves on the Ottauquechee Health Foundation Board of Trustees and enjoys spending any spare time with his family and enjoying the outdoors.