Party affiliation: Democrat
Richard Edward Zitzow, American hospital administrator. Certified health care administrator. Recipient Professional award State Hospital Association, 1975, Outstanding Performance award United States Public Health Service, 1975, Administrators award for Excellence, 1980, Superior Service award, 1988.
Director clinical laboratory United States Public Health Service, Mount Edgecumbe, Alaska, 1962-1966, Gallup, New Mexico, 1966-1971, director hospital Kayenta, Arizona, 1971-1973, Barrow, Alaska, 1973-1976. Director program development Alaska Native Health Service, Anchorage, 1976-1980, executive officer, since 1980. Vice president Federal Credit Union, Mount Edgecumbe, 1964-1966.
Vice president council of service unit directors United States Public Health Service, 1974-1976.
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Member mayor's advisory committee health and social services, Anchorage, 1979, mayor's planning committee community planning Governor's Advisory Group, Anchorage, 1983-1986. Member American College Health Care Executives, Federal Health Care Executives Association, Health Care Executives Alaska. Lodges: Elks.