Director, Planning & Real Estate
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Betsy Braun has a great passion for healthcare facility design, construction and operations. She has worked as the Owners Representative, delivering programs of construction projects or major additions at Group Health Cooperative (now Kaiser Permanente) in Puget Sound, Harborview Medical Center, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and Virginia Mason Medical Center, now Virginia Mason Franciscan Health, in Seattle. She also has worked as an Architect, designing projects of all sizes in Seattle, the Middle East and Asia, and most notably Cleveland Clinic’s Abu Dhabi Medical Center for Mubadala. She is a Virginia Mason Production System certified Lean leader, and has a Masters of Healthcare Administration.