Ms. Hendricks received her registered nursing diploma from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing in 1984. In 2005 she received her Masters in Health Care Administration from Des Moines University. She was named Fellow by the American College of Health Care Executives in 2013.
Ms. Hendricks’ professional experience includes: RN at Mercy Medical Center; Public Health Nurse for Madison County; Discharge and Planning Nurse for Mercy Medical Center; Director of Nursing at Madison County Memorial Hospital prior to being named CEO in 2003.
She is a member and past President of the Winterset Rotary Club and is a Paul Harris Fellow with Rotary International. She is a member of the Iowa Chapter of the American College of Health Care Executives, serves on the Mercy Rural ACO Board and is a Board Member of the Madison County Health Trust Foundation.
Ms. Gillespie received her bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Buena Vista College in 1989. Prior to joining Madison County Health Care System in 1990, Ms. Gillespie worked in the claims and audit departments at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Iowa.
Ms. Gillespie is a member of the Winterset Planning and Zoning Committee, Madison County Women’s Giving Circle, Madison County Betterment Grant Advisory Board through the Madison County Area Chamber of Commerce and the Mercy Medical Center’s Corporate Responsibility Advisory Board.
Ms. Hulbert received her Bachelors of Nursing degree from the University of Iowa in 1997.
Ms. Hulbert’s professional experience includes providing health care in pediatrics as well as public health. She has been employed with the hospital since the fall of 2005.
Ms. Hulbert began employment with Madison County Health Care System as the Quality and Safety Officer before she was promoted to Chief Clinical Officer in August of 2012.
Ms. Jennifer Jackson, PHR, SHRM-CP, received her bachelor’s degree in Interpersonal Communications from the University of Northern Iowa in 1997 and her master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Upper Iowa University in 2004. She became PHR (Professional in Human Resources) certified in July of 2010 through the HR Certification Institute. She received the SHRM-CP designation in January 2015 through the Society for Human Resource Management. She is a member of the national and state levels of the Society for Human Resource Managers and the Iowa Society of Healthcare Human Resources Administration.
As Human Resource Director, she manages all aspects of the hospital’s personnel activities including recruitment, salary and benefit administration, and employee relations. She is also in charge of Wellness for the employees.
Prior to joining Madison County Health Care System, Ms. Jackson worked in Human Resources and Employee Relations for Wells Fargo Home Mortgage.
Ms. Jackson was a member of the inaugural class for the Madison County Leadership Institute and graduated in April 2008 and now serves on the Leadership Institute Advisory Board. Jennifer serves on the Madison County Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and is a past co-chair. She is an elected council member of the Iowa State Extension and Outreach for Madison County. She is also a member of the Board for the Iowa Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration.
Mr. VandenBosch received his bachelor’s degree in News-Editorial from Drake University in 1994. In 1996 he earned a master’s degree in corporate communications at Drake. Prior to joining Madison County Health Care System in 2013 Mr.VandenBosch spent 12 years in health care information technology. He had been in IT management at Broadlawns Medical Center, Mercy Medical Center-Des Moines and Catholic Health Initiatives prior to joining the MCHCS team. In addition to managing the Information Technology Department at MCHCS, Mr. VandenBosch also serves as the organization’s Integrity and Compliance Officer, and the HIPAA Security and Privacy Officer. Mr. VandenBosch has served as web chair for the Iowa Chapter of the Health Information Management Systems Society.