Alice D. Woods, MBA, PT

Director of Rehabilitation Services

Alice received her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of Texas Medical Branch, then proceeded to earn her MBA with a concentration in Healthcare Management from Our Lady of the Lake University. She has more than 28 years of experience as a physical therapist in a variety of settings. Alice has been a Joint Commission Disease Specific Care Reviewer since 2010. She joined the Conroe Regional Medical Center team in 2013.

 

Angelo Carambas MBA, RN, NEA-BC

Associate Chief Nursing Officer

Angelo received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Santo Tomas in Manila, Philippines, and his MBA in Healthcare Administration from Walden University. He has earned the following licenses, certifications and credentials: Texas Board of Nursing, Certification in Nursing Executive- Advanced, Certification in Critical Care Nursing-Alumni, Certification in Cardiac Surgery Nursing -Alumni, Advanced Cardiac Life Support. Angelo has been with Conroe Regional Medical Center for two years. His ultimate goal is to enhance and help the care delivery system transcends to a higher level of function through streamlining process, empowering and engaging staff.

 

Barbara Laing

Director of Diagnostic Imaging, Radiology Services

Barbara earned her degree in radiology technology from St. Petersburg College and since has led medical imaging departments in for-profit and not-for-profit healthcare systems across the Southeast for 25 years. She is a member of the Lone Star College Radiologic Technology Program Advisory Board and a HCA Hope Fund Facility Campaign Coordinator. Barbara has been with Conroe Regional Medical Center since 2002.

 

Barbara Malizia, RN, BSN, MS

Director of Case Management

Barbara has an undergraduate degree in sociology and completed her Master's Degree at the State University of New York. She has been employed by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice Institutional Division then for the Department of Social Services at Herkimer County, New York. She's been with HCA since 2005, initially as a staff nurse at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center until she was transferred and promoted to Conroe Regional Medical Center as the Director of Case Management in 2014.

 

Christina Shrader, RN

Director of Observation Services

Christina received her degree from Angela College and her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Western Governor's University. She's been with HCA since 2006 when she started as a graduate nurse. She has spent most of her career as an Emergency Department RN and has been the Director of Observation since June 2016. Christina is dedicated to assuring a positive patient experience as well as working with nurses to improve quality, safety and service at CRMC.

 

David Davidson

Director of Advanced Clinical Applications

David graduated from the College of Nursing at Northwestern State University. He is an RN with 26 years of experience, 20 of which have been at CRMC. He is the Director of Advanced Clinical Applications and is in charge of the facility's Electronic Healthcare Records. His background is in Critical Care, Cardiac Cath Lab and Interventional Radiology.

 

Elizabeth "Ann" Byerman, MSN, RN

Director of Critical Care

Ann earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Ohio University and her MSN from Texas Tech University. She's been in nursing for more than 25 years. Ann has been a nurse at Conroe Regional Medical Center for more than 20 years and is committed to quality care and safety.

 

Janet Gammon

Medical Staff Services Director

Janet earned Associate Degrees in Professional Office Administration and Medical Office Administration from the North Harris Montgomery Community College District. She began her career with Conroe Regional Medical Center in 1996. Prior to her promotion to the Director for Medical Staff Services, she served as the Executive Office Manager for hospital administration.

 

Joan Kelly

Director of Quality Management

Joan earned her nursing license through Methodist School of Nursing and is currently working toward her RN-MSN at UT Arlington. She's a Certified Rehabilitation RN, is Certified in Infection Control and is a member of the Association of Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology. Joan's been a Registered Nurse for more than 20 years and has worked at Conroe Regional Medical Center for the last 15 years. She's responsible for developing and implementing hospital wide programs for quality improvement, inpatient wound care management, infection prevention and employee health and safety. Prior to working at Conroe Regional Medical Center, she has worked in many leadership roles, as well as clinical roles in a variety of hospital settings such as physical rehabilitation for stroke/post traumatic brain injury/orthopedics, neurology, medical surgical as well as Pediatric/Pediatric ICU.

 

John Mier

Director of IMU

John received his Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Lamar University Beaumont and has a Master’s in Business Administration. He has 22 years of experience working in healthcare with a wide variety of practice to include critical care, emergency room, medical/surgical nursing and respiratory therapy. John joined CRMC in 2011 as the Director of Medical Surgical Nursing and now resides as the Nursing Director of Intermediate Care.

 

Junnius Pollard

Risk Management Director

Junnius received his degree from Lamar University and has more than 10 years experience as a HIM Director/HIPAA Privacy Officer. He has been employed with Conroe Regional Medical Center for 5 years and has worked as the hospital's Risk Management Direct/Patient Safety Officer since June of 2015.

 

Kelly Mohan

Laboratory Director

Kelly has a BS in Medical Technology from West Virginia University and is an ASCP certified Medical Technologist. She has more than 20 years experience in the field of laboratory science with an emphasis in microbiology. Kelly moved to Texas from Maryland in 2002 and began working for CRMC in 2004.

 

Laura Littlejohn

Director of Community and Public Relations

Laura received her Bachelor of Science in Strategic Communications from Oklahoma State University. She has worked in both agency and healthcare settings. Laura joined the Conroe Regional Medical team as the Director of Community and Public Relations in March 2016.

 

Laurie Philips

Director of Surgical Services

Laurie received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Allen College of Nursing in Waterloo, Iowa. She has held many leadership roles within her 17 years as an operating room nurse, including roles of Operating Room Manager, Clinical Nurse IV and charge nurse, as well as a Captain in the US Air Force. Laurie joined Conroe Regional Medical Center June 2015 and believes in advancing surgical nursing as well as staff, patient and physician satisfaction.

 

Lisa Hutchins, RNC MSN

Director of Woman & Newborn Services

Lisa received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing in from the University of Texas in Houston and her Master's of Nursing Administration from the University of Texas in El Paso. As the Director of Woman's and Newborn Services and employee of CRMC for more than 30 years, she takes pride in welcoming new life into the community where she lives. High-quality safe patient care with a compassionate touch is Lisa's primary focus.

 

Mary Berczy

Director of Orthopedics, Post-Surgical and Trauma

Mary earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of South Florida and a MSN at the University of Texas at Arlington. She has 40 years of hospital nursing experience and joined Conroe Regional Medical Center in 2009. Mary strives to create an environment that is conducive to learning, promotes patient safety and provides excellent patient care.

 

Mike Horger

Director of Facilities Management / Safety Officer

Mike served eight years in the US Army as a nuclear, biological, chemical defense specialist. Upon discharge he started a maintenance contracting company in Lufkin, Texas. After relocating to Conroe in 2002, Mike began his career at Conroe Regional Medical Center as the Director of Facilities Management and Safety Officer. Mike is a member of ASHE, NFPA and holds a CHFM certification.

 

Minnie Washington

Director of Nursing

Minnie has been an employee of CRMC for 25 years and specializes in Med/Surg and Pediatrics. She received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas at Arlington and she is currently in pursuit of a Masters of Nursing at Chamberlain University. She is dedicated to “Service Excellence.”

 

Molly Shanks

Director of Cardiovascular Services

Molly received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston. She is a registered nurse with more than 20 years experience. Molly loves nursing because it allows her to have the opportunity to impact many lives one day at a time.

 

O'Keefe Allen

Supply Chain Director

O'Keefe is a graduate of Lamar University in Beaumont. He's been a Supply Chain Director in Healthcare for 28 years. O'Keefe has been working as the Supply Chain Director at Conroe Regional Medical Center since 2010 and for HCA since 2001.

 

Sharla Shumaker

Administrative Director of the Heart and Vascular Institute and Perioperative Services

Sharla received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Master's in Nursing Health Systems/Healthcare Administration at Texas Women's University in Houston, Texas. She is a member of various healthcare organizations including the American Association for Critical Care Nurses, American Society of Cardiovascular Professionals and the American Heart Association. Sharla serves on numerous cardiovascular committees and has been instrumental with the implementation of cardiovascular disease management programs at Conroe Regional Medical Center such as Accredited Chest Pain Center, Certified Stroke Center, Five Star Rated Heart Failure Program and Women’s Heart Initiative.