Small or Rural Hospitals Council Roster

Council and Regional Policy Board Members

Council Members

Dave Schreiner

CHAIR-ELECT

Dave Schreiner
President and CEO
Katherine Shaw Bethea Hospital
Dixon, IL
 

 

Joan Coffman

CHAIR

Joan Coffman
President and CEO
HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital
Decatur, IL

Rachelle Schultz

PAST CHAIR

Rachelle Schultz, Ed.D.
President and CEO
Winona Health
Winona, MN

 

Jason Spring

AHA BOARD LIAISON

Jason Spring, FACHE
Chief Strategic Officer
Kalispell Regional Healthcare
Kalispell, MT

 


Terms Expire 2018

  • Kevin Donovan, President and CEO, LRG Healthcare, Laconia, NH
  • William Jacobsen, Vice President, Carilion Clinic Administrator, Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital, Rocky Mount, VA
  • Thomas Nordwick, CEO, Uvalde County Hospital Authority, Uvalde, TX
  • Lisa Piercey, MD, Executive Vice President, West Tennessee Healthcare

Terms Expire 2019

  • James Donovan, President and CEO, Damariscotta, ME
  • Michael Ogden, President and CEO, Little Falls Hospital, Little Falls, NY
  • Philip Pandolph, CEO, Meadville Medical Center, Meadville, PA
  • Vicky McFall, CEO, Monroie County Medical Center
  • Manuela "Manny" Wolf, CEO, Memorial Community Hospital & Health System, Blair, NE
  • Jeremy Lyman, Chief Executive Officer, Blue Mountain Hospital
  • Siri Nelson, CEO, Renown South Meadows Medical Center, Reno, NV

Trustee Appointment

  • Mary Anne Shannon, Board Member, UP Health System, Marquette, MI

Terms Expire 2020

  • Vacant Region 4
  • Debra J. Wright, RN, CEO, Howard Memorial Hospital, Nashville, AR
  • Frank May, Chief Executive Officer, UC Health Yampa Valley Medical Center, Steamboat Springs, CO
  • Harry Weis, Chief Executive Officer, Tahoe Forest Hospital District, Truckee, CA

Regional Policy Board Members

Terms Expire 2018

Del:   Vacancy
Alt:    Dennis E. Burke, Good Shepherd Health Care System, Hermiston, OR

Del:   Keith Heuser, Mercy Hospital, Valley City, ND
Alt:    Leslie Marsh, Lexington Regional Health Center, Lexington, NE

Del:   Sheryl Rickard, Bonner General Hospital, Sandpoint, ID
Alt:    Konnie Martin, San Luis Valley Health, Alamosa, CO

Del:   Craig Marks, PMH Medical Center, Prosser, WA
 Alt:   Julie Petersen, Kittas Valley Healthcare, Ellensburg, WA

Del:    Matthew Thompson, Carson City Hospital and Carson Health, Carson City, MI
Alt:     Stephanie J. Riemer, Munson Healthcare Grayling Hospital, Grayling, MI

Terms expire 2019

Del:   L. Lee Isley, Granville Health System, Oxford, NC
Alt:    Jane Wheatley, Taylor Regional Hospital, Campbellsville, KY

Del:   Maria Ryan, RN, Cottage Hospital, Woodsville, NH
Alt:    Cynthia McGuire, Monadnock Community Hospital, Petersborough, NH    

Del:   Mark Stoddard, Central Valley Medical Center, Nephi, UT
Alt:    Shelby Nelson, Platte County Memorial Hospital, Wheatland, WY

Del:   Virgil E. Watson, Jr., South Central Kansas Medical Center, Arkansas City, KS
Alt:    Bryan Slaba, Wagner Community Memorial Hospital, Wagner, SD

Terms expire 2020

Del:   Donna Boatright, Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital, Sweetwater, TX
Alt:    Peggy Abbott, Ouachita County Medical Center, Camden, AR

Del:   Debra Close, Dukes Memorial Hospital, Peru, IN    
Alt:    Pamela Jensen, ProMedica Memorial Hospital, Fremont and ProMedica Community Hospital, Fostoria, OH

Del:   Roger L. Hall, Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast, Miramar Beach, FL
Alt:    Scott Christensen, Delta Regional Medical Center, Greenville, MS

Del:   Patrick W. O’Donnell, Summit Health, Chambersburg, PA
Alt:    Sean Fadale, Community Memorial Hospital, Hamilton, NY

Del:   Avah Stalnaaker, RN, Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, Weston, WV
Alt:    Erica Skula, Manchester Memorial Hospital, Manchester, KY

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