Our team aims to provide all of our patients "simply remarkable" service and care. If you need to contact a staff member, please use our directory below.

Administrative Team

Garen Carpenter
Chief Executive Officer
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Kara McEntee
Chief Financial Officer
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Kasha Kite
Chief Nursing Officer
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Mindy Cormier
Clinic Director
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William B. Felegi, DO
Emergency Dept Physician
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Ashley Moyer
Culture Director
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Management Team

Billie Jo Alderton
OR Manager
Heidi Bainbridge
Marketing Manager
Haley Brewington
Complex Care Program Manager
Betsy Caviness
Radiology Manager
Allison Chilton
Med Surg Manager
William Cline
Ambulance Manager
Melissa Daugherty
Job Opportunities Manager
Lisa Elmore
SLS Program Director
Rhonda Fellows
Quality and Population Health Manager
Lindsey Garcia
Lab Manager
Tanya Harness
ED Manager
Diana Kaska
Dietary Manager
Lynn Kracht
Health Information Manager
Debbie Martin
Daycare Manager
Chris Mcentee
Chief Information Officer
Kathleen Miller
Cardiopulmonary Services Manager
Gladiola Moore
Business Office Manager
Kristina Rodgers
Assistant Clinic Manager
Doug Thompson
Physical Therapist, Therapy Services Manager
Danny Thornburg
Maintenance Manager
James L. Van Winkle, PharmD
Pharmacy Manager
Ashley Moyer
Culture Director
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Leadership Team Support

Brad Kite
Lead Optimization Specialist
Julie Ludwig
Executive Assistant

From Our CEO

Van Buren County Hospital has a long tradition of offering personalized care with exceptional technology and highly-trained staff. Our affiliation with MercyOne brings an additional level of expertise to the care you receive.

I know you will experience, first-hand, our caring staff who share a passion for excellence, our outstanding physicians, and our proven quality care. I am grateful that you have chosen our team to care for you. We look forward to exceeding your expectations!

If at any time, you believe that we have “missed the mark” in any way, please contact a member of our team.

- Garen Carpenter

This content was printed from the Van Buren County Hospital website at on June 15, 2024.

Our Mission

Dedicated to enhancing health and well-being through compassionate and personalized healthcare and services.


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