Leadership & Staff
Chief Executive Officer and Director of Therapy Operations
With more than 35 years of healthcare experience, Georgeanne has been with HealthSouth since 1998. She has served as speech pathology department manager, chief operating officer, director of therapy operations and assumed the role of CEO in September 2011. Georgeanne holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in speech language pathology from the University of Virginia. In addition, she holds a master’s of business administration with a healthcare endorsement from King College.
Gabbi Cooper, CCM
Director of Case Management
Gabbi joined HealthSouth in 2017 as part of the case management team and promoted to director of case management later that year. She has a Bachelor’s of Science in health and human performance and received her certification for case management through the CCMC. She is a member of the Academy of Certified Case Managers and has worked in healthcare for more than 15 years.
Christy Forbis, PHR
Human Resources Director
Christy received a degree in business administration with a concentration in human resources from East Tennessee State University in 2000. She has worked in healthcare since graduating. Christy has been with HealthSouth since 2006, became the director of human resources in December 2014 and received her Professional in Human Resources Certification in May of 2017.
Ashley Fullen, M.S. CCC-SLP, MBA
Director of Therapy Operations/Director of Quality and Risk
Ashley joined HealthSouth as a speech-language pathologist in 2009 and has served as a department manager since 2010. She holds a master’s degree in speech-language pathology from Radford University. In addition, she holds a master’s of business administration with a healthcare endorsement from King College. Ashley is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) and is a member of the American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM). She currently serves as director of therapy operations, quality, and risk management.
Plant Operations Director
Stan joined HealthSouth in 2003 after a 23-year career in industrial construction. In addition to serving as the hospital's safety officer, his responsibilities also include the environment of care and maintenance. Stan is a certified instructor with the International Association of Nonviolent Crisis Intervention. He is a registered healthcare safety officer at a senior level with the International Board of Environmental Health and Safety. He also completed the State of Tennessee Food Service Training Program in 2004 and is an active member of the Sullivan County Emergency Management Program.
Chief Nursing Officer
Katrina started her career in healthcare in 2007. She received her Bachelor of Science in nursing from East Tennessee State University in 2008. She joined HealthSouth in 2015, and assumed her current role of chief nursing officer in 2016. She is a current member of the Virginia Organization of Nurse Executives & Leaders as well as the Tennessee Organization of Nurse Executives.
Chief Financial Officer
Natalie joined HealthSouth in 1999. She has more than 14 years of healthcare finance experience and received her bachelor’s degree in accounting in 1992 from East Tennessee State University.
Donna Weinman, R.Ph.
Donna has been a pharmacist for more than 25 years. Graduating pharmacy school from the University of Kentucky in 1986, she has gain experience working in a hospital setting for 15 years and 10 years in a home infusion setting as pharmacy manager/director of pharmacy. She started with HealthSouth in January of 2014.