Michael Millie, MD, MBA

Chief Clinical Officer, Optum Washington


Dr. Michael Millie is the chief clinical officer for Optum, Pacific Northwest Region. He leads our value-based care teams to drive better outcomes for our patients, sustainable practice for clinical teams and better value for our communities.

Millie joined The Everett Clinic’s minimally invasive surgery department in 2003. From 2014 to 2018, he was the associate medical director of surgery. He was also the chief clinical officer for Everett and the Northwest Physicians Network from 2018 to 2020.

Education and training

  • MD, University of Nebraska Medical Center
  • General surgery residency, Mercer University School of Medicine
  • Fellowship, minimally invasive surgery, Baylor College of Medicine
  • MBA, University of Washington

Board certification

  • General surgery