January 2001

Vaagenes to lead Unity Family Healthcare in Little Falls

Carl Vaagenes has been named president and chief executive officer of Unity Family Healthcare, Little Falls, Minn. Vaagenes joins Catholic Health Initiatives from Pipestone County Medical Center, Pipestone, Minn., where he was chief executive officer. He has also served as chief executive officer of Keefe Memorial Hospital in Cheyenne Wells, Colo. Vaagenes has a bachelor’s degree in hospital and business administration from Concordia College in Moorhead, Minn., and is currently working toward a master’s degree in health administration through the University of Minnesota.