C&W Associate Hospital Director Loree Collett to retire
Loree Collett, R.N., B.S.N., MSBA, associate hospital director for C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital and Von Voigtlander Women’s Hospital is retiring on July 13 after a 31-year career with Michigan Medicine. As the associate hospital director, Loree provides strategic direction, administrative and operational leadership for multiple services and functions for children’s and women’s services.
Loree came to C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in 1987 and began her pediatric nursing career in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Her clinical experience also includes the Pediatric Post Anesthesia Care Unit and Pediatric Operating Rooms where she was the clinical nurse manager. Loree served as interim director of nursing for pediatrics, perinatal and psychiatry services in 2003 and joined the Children’s and Women’s Replacement Hospital Project as an associate hospital administrator in 2004. In this role, Loree led the design, operational and activation plans for the $754 million Children’s and Women’s Hospital Replacement Project, which opened on Dec. 4, 2011.
Loree received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from the University of Toledo and her Masters in Science in Business from Madonna University. Loree is a current member of Kappa Gamma Kappa and Delta Mu business honor society. She has also served on the board of the annual Mott Golf Classic and she has been the president of the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Ann Arbor for the past four years.
Throughout her career, Loree has led and served on numerous health system committees and task forces including emergency preparedness. In each and every role in which she has served, Loree has embodied selfless servant-leadership and demonstrated her dedication to serve patients and families, building effective teams and making Michigan Medicine the best it could be.
There will be a recognition and celebration of her three decades of service on July 9 from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. in the Towsley Lobby. Additional details will be shared once finalized.