Jola Barnett

RVP, Operations at Skagit Valley Hospital

Jola Barnett, MBA, joined Skagit Regional Health in 2016, through the affiliation with Cascade Valley Hospital and serves as Regional Vice President Operations. Barnett previously served as an Assistant Administrator of Cascade Valley Hospital. Barnett has held numerous leadership positions within the organization since 1995, including Corporate Compliance Officer and Privacy Officer from 2008 to 2016, and oversight of all revenue cycle, materials management and ancillary support services. She served as President of the Regional Health Services Interlocal Group of Public District Hospitals in western Washington from 2002 to 2013, negotiating payer contracts for 18 hospitals. Barnett is also an Adjunct Faculty Lecturer for the WSU Carson School of Business, Global Campus online MBA degree program. She is an active member and Past-President for the Rotary Club of Arlington. Barnett is originally from Sedro-Woolley and holds an MBA from Washington State University in Pullman, Washington.


  • RVP, Operations

    Current role