Chief Division Officer, West
Lewis "Lew" Bartfield is Chief Division Officer for the American Lung Association leading its Western Division. He previously served as President and CEO of American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest until the Lung Association united into a single nationwide organization on July 1, 2017. Bartfield joined the Lung Association in March, 2013 and works out of the Brookfield, Wisconsin office.
Prior to joining the American Lung Association, Bartfield spent more than 20 years with the American Diabetes Association, most recently as Field Vice President of the Mid Markets East Division. In that role, he managed the fundraising, program services, corporate and volunteer recruitment programs and staff for the Mid Markets East Division, tending to an 18-state territory.
Before joining the American Diabetes Association, Bartfield worked for the American Heart Association for 14 years. He was the Deputy Executive Vice President for the New Jersey affiliate and served in a number of roles for the Wisconsin affiliate.