J.D., New York University School of Law
B.S., Business Administration, Boston University
Dawn Bonder serves as president and CEO of Health Republic. Prior to leading Health Republic, Bonder directed the Oregon Community Health Information Network's O-HITEC initiative, which provides education, outreach, and technical assistance to Oregon's health care providers and companies transitioning to electronic health records. During her time there she successfully directed the investment of federal stimulus funds into state health information technology infrastructure, improving efficiency as well as the quality and effectiveness of heath care.
Bonder also served as a senior policy advisor to former Oregon Governor Ted Kulongoski, focusing on health, human services and early childhood education. She also served as the Policy Director for the Oregon Business Association (OBA), working with OBA's members to advocate on issues affecting businesses and creating the organization's legislative agenda.
Bonder received a J.D. from New York University School of Law and practiced law for several years, and has a B.S. in Business Administration from Boston University. Bonder lives in Portland, Oregon, and enjoys the chaos of raising three teenage sons.