Leadership Team

Salina Regional Health Center's leadership team guides the implementation of the hospital's strategy while overseeing and conducting SRHC activities.

Micheal Terry
Chief Executive Officer

Micheal Terry is Chief Executive Officer for Salina Regional Health Center and is responsible for all operations of the hospital including executing major policies, programs and objectives to promote and ensure the health center’s continued growth and success. Mr. Terry has been CEO for Salina Regional since 2007.

Joel Phelps
Chief Operating Officer

Joel Phelps is Chief Operating Officer for the hospital. He started at Salina Regional in 2007 and together with the hospital’s CEO is responsible for ensuring the hospital’s growth and success and developing a culture of excellence in regards to quality, patient satisfaction and patient access.

Joe Tallon
Chief Financial Officer

Joe Tallon is Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer and began his career at Salina Regional Health Center in 2008. His direct responsibilities include oversight of all financial accounting and reporting, patient scheduling, registration, billing and collections, procurement and distributions of supplies, capital planning and budgeting.

Luanne Smith
Chief Nursing Officer

Luanne Smith is Vice President of Patient Care/CNO and began her nursing career at Salina Regional in 1978, spending most of her career in Surgical Services. Her areas of responsibilities are patient care areas including Rehab Services, Behavioral Health, Infection Prevention, Employee Health and Organizational Development.

Brenda Cox
Vice President of
Human Resources

Brenda Cox is Vice President of Human Resources and is responsible for oversight of human resource strategies focused on the integration of market-leading practices that align the organization’s human capital with the vision and direction of the organization. Brenda also oversees the Volunteer Services and Chaplaincy Programs. She joined Salina Regional in 2015 bringing with her an extensive background in healthcare human resources.

Jack Hinnenkamp
Vice President of

Jack Hinnenkamp is Vice President of Facilities and is responsible for the facility operational aspects and facility development for Salina Regional.  Jack started with Salina Regional Health Center in 1974.

Tom Bell
Vice President of Government and Public Relations

Tom Bell is Vice President of Government and Public Relations and advocates for rural health issues with state and federal lawmakers and regulatory agencies. In addition, Tom oversees all external and internal communications involving Salina Regional Health Center. Tom came to Salina Regional three years ago after more than 30 years in the newspaper business.

Larry Barnes
Vice President of
Information Technology

Larry Barnes is Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Salina Regional Health Center and is responsible for all information services and telecommunications for the organization. Larry has been with Salina Regional Health Center since 2004 and has more than 31 years’ experience in healthcare information services.