Meet Our Administrative Leadership Team
More than 100 Years of Combined Healthcare Experience
Tracy Conroy serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Daviess Community Hospital. She
formerly served as director of operations for Tri State Community Clinics.
Prior to that she was director of clinical services for The Village at
Hamilton Pointe and also served as CEO of Select Specialty Hospital for 11 years.
Randy Russell serves as the Chief Financial Officer at Daviess Community Hospital. Randy
comes to DCH from Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center (MHHCC) in
Jasper. His career at MHHCC began in 1999 as Director Finance. He was
promoted to Controller in 2005 and then to CFO in 2014. Randy is a past
president of the Indiana Health Financial Management Association (HFMA)
and continues to serve on the state’s board. Randy has a BS in Economics
from the University of Southern Indiana and has received his MBA from
Ball State University.
Keith Miller serves as the Chief Operating Officer at Daviess Community Hospital. Keith
oversees DCH’s ongoing operations and strategic growth priorities
to support the goals, objectives, and vision of Daviess Community Hospital.
Keith comes to DCH from St. Vincent-Evansville (formerly St. Marys). His
career at St. Mary's began in 2006 as a flight paramedic. He was promoted
to Lead Flight Paramedic in 2010. In his role with LifeFlight, Keith also
served as an executive board member for the Indiana and Kentucky Associations
of Air Medical Services, and as the president of INAAMS from 2011 – 2012.
Keith later served as the Senior Coordinator in Strategic Development at
St. Vincent Evansville and then served as Director of Strategic Development
for the last 2 ½ years. His latest responsibilities included directing
growth initiatives involving regional hospitals and local and regional
providers with a focus on improving care coordination and communication
with other systems.
Prior to St. Mary's, Miller served as an EMT, Advanced EMT, and paramedic
with EMS agencies throughout Southwest Indiana, including Daviess, Warrick,
Posey, Pike, and Dubois counties.
Miller is from Montgomery, Indiana, and is a Barr-Reeve High School graduate.
He earned his associate degree in paramedic science from Ivy Tech Community
College-Southwest, a bachelor's degree in health services from the
University of Southern Indiana, and is currently working toward his MBA
at Romain College of Business at the University of Southern Indiana.
Nancy M. Devine, BSN, RN, LNCC, serves as the Vice President of Nursing Services at Daviess Community
Hospital. Nancy joined St. Vincent-Evansville in January 2011 as a valued
member of their leadership team. During her tenure as Director of the
Cardiac Telemetry Unit at St. Vincent-Evansville, RN satisfaction scores
on surveys rose to the top 25% as compared to like units participating
in the survey. Her commitment to evidence based leadership practices such
as nurse leader rounding on both associates and patients, as well as bedside
shift report, have resulted in her unit consistently ranking in the top
four units at St. Vincent Evansville. Nancy has collaborated with her
team to establish a Healthy Work Environment initiative and an RN residency
program to improve staff retention on her unit. In addition, heart failure
and myocardial infarction 30-day readmission rates have declined by 20%
and 40% respectively through her work with the heart failure interdisciplinary team.
Nancy has also served as Risk Manager and Nurse Manager for many years
at Ball Memorial in Muncie, IN. She is a Fellow of the Healthcare Advisory
Board in Washington, D.C. and a member of the Indiana Organization of
Nurse Executives and American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
As Vice President of Nursing Services, Nancy provides executive leadership
and guidance to the outstanding team of nurses at Daviess Community Hospital.
Cara Veale serves as the Vice President of Provider Services. Cara received both her
Master’s in Occupational Therapy and her Doctorate in Health Sciences
from the University of Indianapolis. She began her career at Daviess Community
Hospital in 2007 as an Occupational Therapist on the Inpatient Acute Rehab
Unit and later stepped into a management role as the Director of Rehabilitation
Therapy. In 2015, Cara accepted the role of Chief Patient Experience Officer.
Cara has provided high-level leadership training, facilitated training
and implementation of various best practices at Daviess Community Hospital
and served as a direct avenue for the patient and community voice. In
2017, Cara transitioned to the role of Executive Director of Provider
Services and then to the role of Vice President of Provider Services where
she provides administrative oversight and direction to the medical practices,
physicians and advanced practice providers. Cara received her Fellowship
in the American College of Healthcare Executives in 2018 which demonstrates
her dedication to promoting the highest standards in professional, educational
and leadership performance.