Deepak Devasthali assumed the position of interim chief operating officer (COO) at St. Elizabeth Hospital in October 2023, and brings a remarkable track record of leadership to the hospital and community of Enumclaw. He also serves as COO for St. Anne Hospital in Burien, providing operational and administrative leadership for inpatient and outpatient operations.
Before joining Virginia Mason Franciscan Health, Deepak was vice president of Hospital Operations with a major West Coast-based health system. Earlier in his career, Deepak served with distinction as a Navy Medical Service Corps Officer for over 12 years in various leadership roles, including director of managed care, human resources leader, and chief administrative officer. He is a veteran of Operation Enduring Freedom where he served in Afghanistan with a deployed United States Marine Corps unit, and has served on bases in Washington, California, Tennessee, Texas and Japan.
Deepak is a graduate of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he completed his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and his Master of Science in Public Health.