Meet our executive team

The collaborative and multidisciplinary hospital executive team works with our trustees to develop, formulate, and implement the hospital strategic plans, providing direct input based on their specific areas of expertise.


President & CEO: Perry Gay

Perry Gay

Perry Gay

President & CEO

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 2015

Perry Gay is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Logansport Memorial Hospital. Gay is a visionary and strategic executive with a unique blend of fiscal, operational, and administrative expertise. He holds a master’s of business administration degree from St. Leo University in St. Leo. Florida.

Perry’s background of serving in executive leadership roles with various health systems yielded success in driving organizational, service-line, and capital growth. 

With his leadership and dedication to exceptional quality, Logansport Memorial Hospital was named a Top 100 Rural and Community Hospital in 2019 by iVantage Analytics for the fourth year in a row. From the Top 100 designated, Logansport Memorial Hospital was further recognized as one of the Top 20 Rural and Community Hospitals in the country, joining an elite 1% of healthcare providers who are delivering the highest levels of quality care. 

Gay continually advocates at the state and national level for improvements in healthcare

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CFO: Sherri Gehlhausen

Sheer Gehlhausen

Sherri Gehlhausen


Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 1996

Sherri oversees the financial operations, compliance, and financial strategies for Logansport Memorial Hospital and Physician Network.

Departments: Accounting and Finance, Budget, Patient Financial Services, Patient Access (including Registration, Centralized Scheduling, and Switchboard), Medical Necessity, Medical Records, Medical Transcription, Interpreter/Translation Services, Risk/Compliance, Managed Care Contracting

Chief Nursing Officer: Tara McVay

Tara McVay

Tara McVay

Chief Nursing Officer

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 1997

Tara oversees various nursing-related patient care divisions within the hospital while managing, directing, planning, and coordinating the functions and activities within those assigned areas. Other responsibilities include oversight of patient care programs and services.

Departments: Nursing Services (Medical/Surgical, ICU, OB/Newborn, Surgery, Emergency), Case Management, Infection Prevention, Hospitalist Program, Inpatient Pharmacy, Diabetic Education, Resource Coordinators, Logansport Memorial Cancer Care Center

COO: Beth Jump

Beth Jump

Beth Jump


Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 1990

Beth oversees and supports all operations of departments providing support services for hospital patients. Other responsibilities include oversight of the credentialing and peer review processes for employed and affiliated medical staff providers.

Departments: Cardiac & Pulmonary Rehab, Community Pharmacy, Cardiopulmonary Services, Medical Staff Services, Peer Review, Medical Imaging Services, Laboratory Service

VP of Human Resources: Lynda Shrock

Lynda Shrock

Lynda Shrock

VP of Human Resources

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 1999

Lynda is responsible for staff recruitment, retention, and development, as well as human resource policy administration.

Departments: Human Resources, Benefits, Employment Practices, Payroll, Employee Health, Workplace Wellness, Staff Education, Workforce Health

VP of the Physician Network: Jeanette Huntoon

Jeanette Huntoon

Jeanette Huntoon

VP of the Physician Network

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 1989

Jeanette oversees the medical practices in the Logansport Memorial Physician Network (LMPN) and the physicians it employs, tracking and reporting on quality initiatives and measures.

Departments: LMPN Physician Offices, LMPN -Employed Physicians, Organizational Quality, Care Coordination Program

VP of Planning and Development: Vicki Byrd

Vicki Byrd

Vicki Byrd

VP of Planning and Development

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 2006

Vicki oversees and manages all aspects of project development and strategic planning, including hospital marketing as well as grant development and administration. She also serves as a community liaison representing the hospital and promoting community health and wellness initiatives.

Departments: Planning, Marketing, Physician Recruitment, Logansport Memorial Hospital Foundation, Volunteer Auxiliary, Concierge Program, Customer Experience

CIO and VP of Plant Operations: Dan Hildebrand

Dan Hildebrand

Dan Hildebrand

CIO and VP of Plant Operations

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 2003

Dan is responsible for the development, oversight, and support of the technological and informational needs of the organization in transforming health care delivery. He also oversees plant operations, including managing the planning, organizing, and coordinating the activities of the hospital’s facilities and services to ensure compliance with all state and federal regulations.

Departments: Information Systems, Telecommunications, Cybersecurity, Meaningful Use Initiatives, Clinical Engineering, Safety, Security, Plant Operations

VP of Workforce Health and Sports Medicine: Rachel Theodore

Rachel Theodore

Rachel Theodore

VP of Workforce Health and Sports Medicine

Joined Logansport Memorial Hospital in 2012

Rachel oversees and manages all affiliated services for the sports medicine and workforce health service lines. She also helps build relationships with key community partners for the development of on-site clinic-based care.

Departments: Physical Therapy/Occupational Therapy, Workplace Wellness, Occupational Medicine/Healthy Companies, LMPN Orthopedics Clinic, Sports Medicine Services, Athletic Trainers, Speech Therapy

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