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Sally Hurt-Deitch appointed to Dallas Fed’s El Paso Branch board

January 6, 2022

DALLAS—The Federal Reserve Board of Governors has appointed Sally Hurt-Deitch to the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas’ El Paso Branch board of directors.

She will serve the remaining portion of a term ending Dec. 31, 2023.

Hurt-Deitch joined the El Paso Branch board in 2018 as an appointee of the Dallas Fed.

The El Paso Branch board consists of seven members, four appointed by the Dallas Fed and three by the Federal Reserve Board of Governors in Washington, D.C.

As a board member, she provides input on regional economic conditions as part of the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy functions.

Hurt-Deitch is senior vice president of operations for Ascension.

A registered nurse, Hurt-Deitch has served as a chief nursing officer, COO and CEO for HCA Healthcare. In 2005, she was named CEO at Oklahoma University Medical Center Edmond. She returned to El Paso in 2007 to accept the CEO position at Sierra Providence East Medical Center (now The Hospitals of Providence East Campus) for Tenet Healthcare and was promoted to Group CEO in 2015, became Tenet Healthcare’s corporate chief nursing officer in 2017 and Group CEO of Mid-South Group in 2019.

Hurt-Deitch is past president of the National Association of Latino Healthcare Executives, former chair of the Texas Hospital Association, board member of the American Hospital Association Regional Policy Board and a past regent-at-large of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

She earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing from the University of Texas at El Paso and a master’s degree in health care administration from Trinity University. In 2013, UT-El Paso recognized Hurt-Deitch as one of its distinguished alumni.

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Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
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