Senior Vice President
President, Bridgton Hospital, Rumford Hospital and Long-Term Care
Vice President of Operations, Central Maine Medical Center
Peter J. Wright, FACHE, is senior vice president of operations for Central Maine Medical Center and president of Bridgton and Rumford Hospitals and Central Maine Healthcare’s Long-Term Care Division.
He joined CMH in March 2019 after serving for six years at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health as president and CEO at Valley Regional Healthcare in Claremont, N.H. His entire career has been spent in northern New England. Prior to Valley Regional, Mr. Wright served as chief operating officer at Littleton Regional Hospital in New Hampshire; and senior director of planning, development and medical group operations at Copley Health Systems in Morrisville, Vt. Prior to his career in healthcare, Mr. Wright enjoyed success in the resort industry, law enforcement and numismatics.
Mr. Wright earned his bachelor of science in business administration from Lyndon State College, his master of science in administration from St. Michael’s College, both in Vermont, and his master of health care delivery science from the Tuck School of Business/Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College in New Hampshire. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of the American Hospital Association and is the chair of AHA’s regional policy board for New England. Mr. Wright is board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He has been a member of Rotary International since 2003 and a former trustee of the Vermont State Colleges.