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Leadership Team

Carle Health Executive Leadership Team

Photograph of James C. Leonard, MD
James C. Leonard, MD

President,
Chief Executive Officer

Photograph of Napoleon Knight, MD
Napoleon Knight, MD

Executive Vice President,
Chief Medical Officer

Photograph of Dennis P. Hesch
Dennis P. Hesch

Executive Vice President,
Chief Financial and Strategy Officer

President,
Chief Executive Officer
Health Alliance

Photograph of Laurence J. Fallon
Laurence J. Fallon

Executive Vice President,
Chief Legal Officer

Photograph of Matthew Kolb
Matthew Kolb

Executive Vice President,
Chief Operating Officer

Photograph of Lauren Schmid
Lauren Schmid

Executive Vice President,
Chief Human Resources Officer

Executive and Board Leaders

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Vice Presidents
Carle Health

Photograph of Elizabeth Angelo
Elizabeth Angelo

Senior Vice President
Chief Nursing Officer

Photograph of Kayla Banks
Kayla Banks

Vice President
Women’s & Children's Services

Photograph of David Chan, MD
David Chan, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Acute Care Services and Children's Services

Photograph of Tony Coletta
Tony Coletta

Vice President
Human Resources

Photograph of Miguel Coty
Miguel Coty

Vice President
Marketing and Communications

Photograph of Nicholas Crompton
Nicholas Crompton

Vice President
Construction and Facility Services

Photograph of Jennifer Eardley, PhD
Jennifer Eardley, PhD

Vice President
Research

Photograph of Mike Edwards
Mike Edwards

Vice President
Revenue Cycle

Photograph of Linda Fred
Linda Fred

Vice President
Pharmacy Services

Photograph of Robert Healy, MD
Robert Healy, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Quality

Photograph of Scott Hendrie
Scott Hendrie

Vice President
Finance and Treasury

Photograph of Patty Holaday
Patty Holaday

Vice President
Provider Services

Photograph of Beth Katsinas
Beth Katsinas

Vice President
Carle Center for Philanthropy

Photograph of Letha Kramer
Letha Kramer

Vice President
Chief Risk and Corporate Integrity Officer

Photograph of Kurt Leifheit
Kurt Leifheit

Vice President
Deputy General Counsel

Photograph of David Lovinger, MD
David Lovinger, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Health Informatics

Photograph of Timothy Meneely, DO
Timothy Meneely, DO

Senior Vice President
Population Health

Photograph of Caleb Miller
Caleb Miller

Senior Vice President
Surgical Services and Ambulatory Care

Photograph of Uretz Oliphant, MD
Uretz Oliphant, MD

Vice President
Chief Academic Officer

Interim Dean
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Photograph of Jana Perry
Jana Perry

Interim Vice President
Strategy and Development

Photograph of Rick Reifsteck
Rick Reifsteck

Vice President
Provider Compensation and Payer Contracting

Photograph of Rick Rinehart
Rick Rinehart

Vice President
Chief Information Officer

Photograph of Rae Ann Ronk
Rae Ann Ronk

Vice President
Human Resources

Photograph of Phil Rowell
Phil Rowell

Vice President
Clinical and Business Intelligence

Photograph of Blair Rowitz, MD
Blair Rowitz, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Surgical Services, Specialty Institutes and Graduate Medical Education

Associate Dean
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Photograph of Sally Salmons, MD
Sally Salmons, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Ambulatory Care

Photograph of Suzanne Sampson
Suzanne Sampson

Vice President
Transformation Services

Photograph of Lakita Scott
Lakita Scott

Vice President
Quality

Photograph of Julianna Sellett
Julianna Sellett

Vice President
Community Health Initiatives

Photograph of Mary Treacy Shiff
Mary Treacy Shiff

Vice President
Finance and Financial Reporting

Photograph of Luke Sullivan
Luke Sullivan

Vice President
Specialty Care Services

Photograph of April Vogelsang
April Vogelsang

Senior Vice President
Health Alliance Medical Plans

Chief Clinical Integration Officer

Photograph of Dawn B. Walden
Dawn B. Walden

Senior Vice President
Chief Revenue Cycle Officer

Photograph of Lesly Whitlow
Lesly Whitlow

Vice President
Ambulatory Care

Photograph of Margie Zeglen
Margie Zeglen

Vice President
Population Health

Leadership Team
Carle Foundation Hospital

Photograph of Lynne C. Barnes
Lynne C. Barnes

President
Carle Foundation Hospital

Photograph of David Chan, MD
David Chan, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Acute Care Services and Children's Services

Photograph of Kayla Banks
Kayla Banks

Vice President
Women’s and Children's Services

Photograph of Caleb Miller
Caleb Miller

Senior Vice President
Surgical Services and Ambulatory Care

Photograph of Blair Rowitz, MD
Blair Rowitz, MD

Associate Chief Medical Officer
Surgical Services, Specialty Institutes and Graduate Medical Education

Associate Dean
Carle Illinois College of Medicine

Leadership Team
Carle BroMenn Medical Center

Photograph of Colleen Kannaday
Colleen Kannaday

Executive Leadership Team
President

Photograph of John Wieland, MD
John Wieland, MD

Executive Leadership Team
Chief Medical Officer

Photograph of Laurie Round
Laurie Round

Executive Leadership Team
Chief Nursing Officer

Photograph of Shelleigh Birlingmair
Shelleigh Birlingmair

Vice President
Center for Philanthropy

Photograph of John Hesse
John Hesse

Vice President
Business Development

Photograph of Aron Klein
Aron Klein

Vice President
Finance

Photograph of Amanda Smith
Amanda Smith

Vice President Operations
Carle Physician Group Admin

Leadership Team
Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Photograph of Heather Tucker
Heather Tucker

Hospital Administrator

Leadership Team
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Photograph of Gina Thomas
Gina Thomas

President
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Leadership Team
Carle Eureka Hospital

Photograph of Anna Laible
Anna Laible

Hospital Administrator

Board Of Trustees
The Carle Foundation

Karl Appelquist
Chair
Uretz Oliphant, MD
Secretary/Treasurer
Paul Tucker, PhD
Vice Chair
Mark Czys
Michael Devocelle
Guy Hall, JD
Immediate Past Chair
James Leonard, MD
Aja Lystila, MD
Meredith Mills
Ryan Porter, MD
Chris Slater-Vohs
Jon Stewart
Karen White, MD
Phyllis Wise, PhD
Lynn Zehnder

Board Of Trustees
Carle Foundation Hospital

Karl Appelquist
Chair
Uretz Oliphant, MD
Secretary
Paul Tucker, PhD
Vice Chair
Elizabeth Angelo, DNP, RN-BC
Advisor
Mark Czys
Guy Hall, JD
Immediate Past Chair
James Leonard, MD
Aja Lystila, MD
Jon Stewart

Governing Council
Carle BroMenn Medical Center and Carle Eureka Hospital

Sue Strayer, MD
Chair
Chad Allen
Vice Chair
Fawad Ahmad
Dana Altenburger, MD
Cathy Coverston Anderson
Brandon Bressner
Shane Fogo, MD
Vasudha Gadhiraju
Ron Greene
Jeffrey Hoschek, MD
Andrea Kane, MD
Colleen Kannaday
Judy Neubrander
Jerome Oakey, MD
Nancy Scott
Jamel Wright
Kathy Yoder
Courtney Zell

Board Of Trustees
Carle Hoopeston Regional Health Center

Russell Leigh
Chair
Lynn Galloway, RN
Vice Chair
William Nicholls
Secretary/Treasurer
David Bell
Alice Jacobs, PhD
Sally Salmons, MD
Allison Slocum
Heather Tucker, RN
Jacqueline Yu, MD

Board Of Trustees
Carle Richland Memorial Hospital

Jennifer Cummins-Zuber
Chair
Jason Glover
Secretary
Gary Houchin
Vice Chair
Rob McClain
Treasurer
Brian Atwood, MD
Patricia Bookhout, DDS
Cole Duke
Tommie Fehrenbacher
Raymond Fisher, MD
Matthew Kolb
Sally Salmons, MD