Sunny Colombe, Rosebud Sioux, joined the organization in 2011 as a NARCH program administrator. In the years following she has worn a variety of hats including Chief Operations Officer, Chief Administrative Officer, Chief Financial Officer, and GPTEC Program Director. In addition, she participates in numerous Great Plains Area health workgroups and committees to provide guidance on area-wide health issues to promote sustainable and solution-based practices. Her new position is Senior Vice President of Financial Operations. Sunny’s professionalism and exemplary performance as a financial manager have resulted in the GPTLHB becoming a fiscally sound organization with a running streak of clean audits.
She received her master’s degree in business administration from National American University. Prior to her work at GPTLHB, Sunny served as a health system administrator at the Rosebud Indian Health Service. Sunny has been with the health board since August 2011. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her three children.