Dave Smith joined Grant Regional Health Center as President and Chief Executive Officer on September 5, 2018. Dave was employed as the Vice President of Clinic Operations at St. Margaret’s Hospital in Spring Valley, Illinois. He is an accomplished leader, with a successful track record of working in rural facilities. He brings a great mix of leadership, inspiration, operational experience, and technical breadth. He is excited to help lead Grant Regional forward on their journey. Dave launched his professional hospital career as a Director of Rehabilitation in 1999 and continued to gain experience with his multitude of past leadership roles including Director of Human Resources, Director of Support Services, Director of a Multi-Specialty Physician Group and most recently Vice President of Clinic Operations
Chief Financial Officer
Bandy received an associate certificate in accounting from NICC in May 1987 and a bachelor of arts degree, majoring in accounting, from University of Dubuque in 1999.
Bandy is responsible for the oversight of finance, health information management, business office, registration, materials management and information systems functions of the hospital. She participates in strategic planning and physician recruitment initiatives of the hospital.
Bandy served as the finance manager for the Finley Hospital in Dubuque before joining Grant Regional on Jan. 28, 2013. She served as the business office/finance manager for Grant Regional Health Center from 1999 to 2008 before returning in 2013. Bandy has over 25 years of accounting experience, with the majority of those years served in a healthcare environment.
Chief Clinical Officer
Tami Chambers joined Grant Regional Health Center as Chief Clinical Officer on October 14, 2018. Before joining Grant Regional Health Center, Tami was employed at University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health as the Pain Management Program Director. Her past positions and years of experience, give her the leadership and knowledge to direct clinical departments as well as provide insight into new programs and services. Tami achieved her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Edgewood College and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Master of Healthcare Administration from University of Phoenix.
2018 Board of directors
David Kurihara, Mark Hoehne, Ted Schacht, Kris Wolf, Bob Hoffman, Tom Gildersleeve, Tom Vondrum, Jessica Hermsen, Ellen Conley, Dr. Eric Stader, Dr. Eric Slane