CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
JoDee is a lifelong Oregonian. She moved to Bandon in January 2017 from the Bend area with her husband Dan and daughters Jessica and Brooklyn. She most recently worked as the interim CEO at the Madras and Prineville hospitals, part of Bend’s St. Charles Medical System. Prior to serving as interim CEO, JoDee served as the director of ancillary and support services for the Madras and Prineville hospitals. JoDee grew up on a cattle ranch north of Madras. She graduated from Culver High School in 1998, and attended Central Oregon Community College, studying business. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Business from Capella University, and finished her Masters of Business Administration degree from Eastern Oregon University in April 2016.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Robin is originally from Newport Beach, California. She became CFO of Southern Coos Hospital in June 2012. Robin has been in healthcare finance since 1980, with experience in both PPS and Critical Access Hospitals. Robin is currently enrolled in the Healthcare Financial Management Association Certified Healthcare Financial Professional’s Certification Program. Robin enjoys antique automobiles, flying, and spending time on the beach. Contact Robin at: RTriplett@southerncoos.org.
CHIEF NURSING OFFICER
Rachel has been with Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center since November 2015, when she started as nurse manager. She worked in this capacity until April 2017, when she assumed the role of Chief Nursing Officer. Rachel has worked in Arizona as an Emergency Room Nurse in a Level 2 trauma center. Additionally, she worked as a Forensic Nurse Examiner for Maricopa County and surrounding counties. Prior to moving to Bandon, Rachel was a pre-op & recovery nurse at Phoenix Children’s Hospital. In her spare time, Rachel loves to travel, and at some point she wants to go on a volunteer mission trip to Africa with Project Helping Hands.
DIRECTOR OF HUMAN RESOURCES
Kalen is from Eastern Oregon, and grew up in Colorado, Connecticut, Arizona. Kalen joined the Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center in May 2017 as Director of Human Resources. She has over eight years of experience in the Human Resources field, plus 3 years working in payroll, accounting, and administration. Kalen graduated from Eastern Oregon University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Leadership & Organization. Kalen is a member of Society for Human Resource Management as a Certified Professional since 2010. She enjoys spending time with her husband and family, traveling, and scuba diving. She also enjoys all that the great state of Oregon has to offer: hiking, fishing, exploring the beaches, and meeting the people that make this a great place to live.
DIRECTOR OF SOUTHERN COOS HEALTH FOUNDATION
Scott is from Portland, Oregon, and grew up in northern Idaho and Kansas City. He became the director of the Southern Coos Health Foundation in August 2014. Scott has over eight years of experience in fundraising, most recently at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI). Prior to entering the nonprofit world, he received his MFA in creative fiction writing from University of Idaho and an MA in English literature from Portland State University. Scott is a member of the Grant Professionals of America and the Association of Healthcare Philanthropy. He enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter by camping, hiking, fishing, and exploring the beauty of the Oregon coast. Contact Scott at email@example.com.
DIRECTOR OF ANCILLARY SERVICES
Mandy Calvert, RN
Mandy moved to Bandon to work at Southern Coos Hospital & Health Center in 2009. Originally from Kansas, she discovered the Oregon coast as a traveling nurse after serving at hospitals in Maine, Arizona, North Carolina, and Washington’s Olympic Peninsula (to name a few). She has worked in the healthcare industry since 1989 and has supervisory experience in risk management, health information privacy laws, and trauma nursing. She has been a registered nurse since 1995 and has worked in healthcare informatics since 1997. She enjoys scuba diving, hiking along the coast, and traveling with her family. Contact Mandy at: firstname.lastname@example.org.