Leadership

As Huntingdon County's only hospital, J.C. Blair is directed by a board of community leaders led by an administrative team, a medical executive committee, and the Auxiliary. All continuously work together to strengthen J.C. Blair so that we can best meet the healthcare needs of our community.

Board of Directors

Officers

  • Fred E. Price, Chair
  • Arthur J. DeCamp, Vice Chair
  • Robert Ritchey, Treasurer
  • Ellen F. Sloan, Secretary
  • John Thompson, Assistant Secretary

Members

  • A. Keith Black
  • John D. Coursen
  • Arthur J. DeCamp
  • Maria T. Pettinger, M.D.
  • Robert Ritchey
  • James E. Schall, M.D.
  • John Thompson
  • Frances Vaughn
  • Miranda Peruso

Medical Executive Committee

  • John Roth, M.D., Chief of Staff
  • Hany Shanoudy, M.D., Vice Chief of Staff
  • James Hayden, M.D., Secretary/Treasurer
  • Keith Waddle, D.O., Chairman, Department of Medicine
  • Robert Dahmus, M.D., Chairman, Department of Surgery

Administration

  • Joseph Myers, Interim President & CEO - (814) 643-8840
  • Marlene Pierce, Director, Quality Improvement - (814) 643-8656
  • Philip Clarke, Senior Director of Ambulatory Care Services - (814) 643-8465
  • Shawn Bookhammer, Director of Nursing - (814) 643-8852
  • Susan Hess, Director of Human Resources - (814) 643-8825
  • Rachel McMullen, Director of Clinical Support Services - (814) 643-8718
  • Jeffrey Trapp, Director of Fiscal Services - (814) 643-7038

System Leadership

  • Tonya Brown, CRNA, Anesthesia - (814) 643-8539
  • Patricia Lewis, Behavioral Health Services - (814) 643-7098
  • Craig E. Cloud, RRT, CPFT, Cardiopulmonary Services - (814) 643-8646
  • Lainie Drenning, RN, Case Management- (814) 643-8619
  • Haley West, Convenient Care Center - (814) 643-8807
  • Critical and Medical/Surgical Care - (814) 643-8774
  • Mary Grose, RN, Emergent Care - (814) 643-2391
  • Michael McKim, Engineering - (814) 643-8704
  • Katy Petrosky, MS, RD, LDN, Food, Nutrition & Environmental Services - (814) 643-8715
  • Shelly Brown, Infection Control - (814) 643-8134
  • Armen Arkelian, Information Technology - (814) 643-8822
  • Shelly D. Rivello, LCSW, Integrated Health - (814) 643-8785
  • Christina Campbell, Laboratory - (814) 643-7035
  • Christine R. Gildea, Marketing and Community Relations - (814) 643-8548
  • Thomas E. Weaverling, Material Management - (814) 643-8802
  • Rita M. Notestine, RN, BSN, Maternal/Child Health - (814) 643-8786
  • Scott Houck, Medical Imaging (Radiology) - (814) 643-7024
  • Mandy Tipton, CRNP, Occupational Health - (814) 643-8482
  • Linda Gibbs, RN, BSN, Outpatient Department and Palliative Care - (814) 643-7084
  • Pharmacy - (814) 643-8603
  • John C. Leytham, M.P.T., Physical Therapy - (814) 643-8604
  • Deb Fleagle, Pre-Hospital - (814) 643-8459
  • Diana Lidwell, RN, CNOR, Surgical Services - (814) 643-8527

JC Blair Memorial Hospital Foundation 

  • Wendy Garlock, Executive Director - (814) 643-8889

The Auxiliary to J.C. Blair

  • Stephanie Strickler, President
  • Allison Ghaner, Secretary
  • Heidi Leonard, Treasurer
  • Miranda Peruso, Past President
  • Pat Chaundy, Membership
  • Miranda Peruso, Hospitality
  • Mary Ellen Herbster, Bylaws
  • Sharon DeCamp, Children's Health Fair
  • Leigh Bizak, Legislation
  • Megan Beaver, Scholarship
  • Tony Gray, Publicity