Our Senior Management Team
Craig Jesiolowski, FACHE, Hospital President
Craig has 27 years of experience in health care, including serving as Chief Executive Officer of White County Hospital in Carmi, Il and Gibson Area Hospital in Gibson City, IL. He also served as Regional Vice President of the Quorum Health Resources New England Group, overseeing eight hospitals in four states.
Craig earned his undergraduate degree in Biology at University of Illinois, and his Masters of Healthcare Administration at Washington University School of
Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri.
Christine M. Basil, MSN, RN, Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer
In 2007, Christine joined Heywood Hospital in Gardner, MA as Director of Education and Professional Practice. In 2012, she was promoted to Director of Acute Care Services and Case Managemant.
Christine earned her Bachelor’s Degree in the Science of Nursing from Fairfield University, her Master’s Degree in the Science of Nursing from University of Hartford, and her Case Management Certification from University of Indiana.
John Alexander, MD, FACEP, Chief Medical Officer, Vice President, Medical Affairs, Quality and Safety
As the Chief Medical Officer and Vice President of Medical Affairs, Quality and Safety for Holy Family Hospital, Dr. John Alexander is responsible for further advancing the quality of care and services that the medical staff provides to the community.
Dr. Alexander earned a master's degree in health care management from Harvard School of Public Health and his doctorate degree in medicine from University of Massachusetts Medical School.
Previously, he served as the leader of integrated medicine at York Hospital in Maine where he was instrumental in developing a care transitions program to support patient recovery and continued progress through the collaborative efforts of physician practices, social work and case management. He has also led process improvement initiatives to enhance patient access, continuity of care, and the overall experience from physician through hospital care and into recovery. These efforts have also included a focused adoption of advanced technology for integrated care.
Jeff Dion, MBA, Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Jeff Dion, MBA is Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Holy Family Hospital.
A long-standing member of the Steward Health Care system, Dion worked as CFO from 2011-2014 at Holy Family Hospital’s sister hospital St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton, Massachusetts. He returned to Steward Healthcare in 2018 after spending three years as CFO of Newton-Wellesley Hospital.
Prior to joining St. Elizabeth’s in 2011, he spent 15 years in the UMass Memorial Healthcare system in roles of increasing responsibility, culminating as the CFO of Marlborough Hospital from 2008 to 2011.
Jeff earned a MBA from Duke University and a bachelor’s degree in economics from Dartmouth College.
Wayne Dodwell, FACHE, Vice President Strategic and Business Development
Paul C. Smith, Vice President Operations, Site Administrator Holy Family Hospital-Haverhill
Paul has been with Steward Health Care for the last two years, working for Steward Medical Group at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center, a Steward sister Hospital in Brighton, MA. As Senior Director of Surgical Services, he helped lead operations and business development in Surgery and Orthopedics, and worked closely with physicians, nurses, and support staff.
Prior to his work with Steward, Paul spent ten years at Cambridge Health Alliance, a safety net system north of Boston, where he had leadership roles across a number of service lines, including Surgery, Orthopedics, and Anesthesia. Paul and his family have lived in Methuen for many years and have deep roots in the Merrimack Valley. He received his undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Saint Anselm College in New Hampshire and his graduate degree in Healthcare Management from University of Massachusetts-Lowell.