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President of Altru Health System announces he will step down from leadership position

The president of Altru Health System has announced that he will step down from his leadership position at the end of this year.

Dr. Casey Ryan will continue practicing as a physician at Altru after leaving his post as president, said Lindsey Reznicek, spokeswoman for Altru.


Ryan has been president since Altru formed in 1997, Reznicek said. The healthcare group said it expects to fill the position with a physician currently at Altru but has not decided who that will be, she said.

Charly Haley

Charly Haley covers city government for the Grand Forks Herald. As night reporter, she also has many general assignments. Before working at the Herald, she was a reporter at the Jamestown Sun and interned at The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead, Detroit Lakes Newspapers and the St. Cloud Times. Haley is a graduate of Minnesota State University Moorhead, and her hometown is Sartell, Minn.