Chief Executive Officer

Larry joined Wallowa Memorial Hospital as Chief Nursing Officer in 1999. In 2001 he became CEO, and led the massive project to build the new hospital, completed in 2007. Larry earned degrees in religion and nursing from Walla Walla University and an MBA from Regis University. Larry’s wife Christy is an RN with the hospital; they have three children and several grandchildren.


Chief Financial Officer

Joe Wanner joined Wallowa Memorial Hospital in 2013 as Chief Financial Officer.  Joe completed his undergraduate degree in finance and his MBA at Eastern Washington University.  Joe and his wife Deana have five children, and live in Enterprise.


Chief Nursing Officer

Jenni began her career at Wallowa Memorial Hospital in 1999 as a nurse and became head of surgery and obstetrics before becoming Chief Nursing Officer in 2013.  Jenni received her nursing degree from University of Portland, and lives with her husband Calvin and daughter in Enterprise.



Chief Medical Officer

Elizabeth Powers joined Wallowa Memorial Hospital as Chief Medical Officer in 2018.  Elizabeth attended Vassar College where she received her undergraduate degree. She then went on to Stanford University’s Medical School where she received her Doctor of Medicine. Dr. Powers enjoys spending time with her Husband, Nic, and sons Malakai and Atticus.