Leadership

Senior Leadership Team

Dr Loren Hamel Photo

Loren B. Hamel, MD
President, Spectrum Health Lakeland
Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Spectrum Health 


Vice Presidents

  

Natalie Baggio

Natalie Baggio
Vice President, Patient Care Services
& Chief Nursing Executive

kendall troyer

Kendall Troyer
Vice President, Organizational Excellence
& Quality


Timothy Calhoun
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Lowell Hamel, MD
Senior Vice President & Chief Operating Officer, Chief Clinical Officer


Melinda Gruber

Melinda Gruber, PhD
Vice President, Continued Care Services
President, Caring Circle

Mary Ann Pater, JD, RN
Vice President, Legal Counsel & Risk Management


kenneth oneil

Kenneth O'Neill, MD
Vice President, Clinical Integration

robin sarkar

Robin Sarkar, PhD
Vice President, Information Systems & Chief Information Officer


Brandi Smith-Gordon

Brandi Smith-Gordon
Vice President, Philanthropy

Norma Tirado
Senior Vice President, Human Resources & Corporate Services


Ray Cruse
President, Watervliet and Niles Hospitals &
Vice President, Allied Health and Support Services

 

Warren White, Jr.
Vice President, Physician Practices


Assistant Vice Presidents 

  

Johnson_Debra

Debra Johnson, RN, BSN
Assistant Vice President of Love & Respect
& Chief Experience Officer

 


Chief Compliance Officer 

  

 chris kuhlmann

Chris Kuhlmann
Chief Compliance & Integrity Officer

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Interview with Bechara Choucair, MD: Advancing Health? It's About the Mind, Body, and Community

Dr. Choucair shares how his organization is working to improve conditions for health and equity

Interview with David Williams, MPH, PhD: Structural Competency and Institutional Discrimination

Dr. David Williams discusses institutional discrimination, individual discrimination, and structural competency.

Interview with David Williams, MPH, PhD: Recognizing and Preventing Implicit Bias

Dr. David Williams discusses his research on ways to recognize and prevent implicit bias.

Interview with David Williams, MPH, PhD: Discrimination and Health Disparities

Dr. David Williams discusses his research on health inequities caused by racial discrimination.

Interview with David Williams, MPH, PhD: Social Influences on Health

Dr. David Williams discusses his research on the distinctive social exposures linked to racial status.

Interview with Patricia Rush, MD, MBA

Dr. Patricia Rush discusses the impact of psychological trauma on the brain and on chronic disease and health inequities.

Lakeland has a Heart to Serve now with Spectrum Health

Improving health, inspiring hope, saving lives. Spectrum Health Lakeland is now part of Spectrum Health offering an expanded care team, additional specialties, and new technology for you and your family.

Spectrum Health Lakeland: Your 100 Top Hospital

IBM Watson Health™ published its 100 Top Hospitals® 2019 study naming Lakeland among the top 100 hospitals in the U.S. based on overall organizational performance.

We Are Lakeland

Video of our team members

© Spectrum Health Lakeland 2019