Board Members & Executive Team

Memorial Healthcare is an independent, not-for-profit hospital providing both inpatient and outpatient services to residents in and around the greater Shiawassee County, Michigan, region.

Memorial is governed by a volunteer board which maintains fiduciary responsibility for corporate assets and policies. The Memorial Healthcare board is comprised of representatives from the community, the Memorial Healthcare Auxiliary, the Memorial Healthcare Foundation and the medical staff.

Board of Trustees

Tony Young

Aaron Maike

Wilfred Farrell

Gregory Bontrager

Ronald Bishop, DO

James Civille

Dale Espich

Frank Fear

Jacklyn Hurd

Michael Kramer, DO

Brian L. Long, FACHE

Hon. Jerald Lostracco

Anthony Patsy, DO

Michael P. Schmidt, DO

Jerry Walden

Executive Team

Brian L. Long
President and CEO


Joseph Bustamante, DO
Chief Medical Officer

Jim Nemeth, FACHE, COO
Senior VP, Patient Care Services

Jim Barb, Vice President
Performance Improvement/Quality

Barb Nagengast
Executive Director
Memorial Healthcare Foundation

Tom Kurtz, Ph. D.
Vice President of Information Services & CIO

Chris Lawrence, BSN, JD
General Counsel

Debbie Dover
Vice President
Human Resources

Colleen Koppenhaver, CPA, FACHE, FHFMA
Chief Financial Officer