Visiting Nurses is pleased to announce the promotion of Cynthia Lewis to Chief Executive Offi cer following the retirement of current CEO, Judy Bellome. Cynthia has worked in the healthcare fi eld for 22 years in areas of behavioral health, inpatient, and home health and hospice care. She began working with Visiting Nurses in 2008 as a Quality and Compliance Manager, and was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2012. Cynthia is a member of the 2013 Leadership Lawrence class, Lawrence Rotary, and a Friend of Breakfast Optimists. Having received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Th e University of Kansas, Cynthia has made Lawrence/Douglas County her home for more than 30 years. “Th e Board of Directors is delighted to have such a strong and capable leader as Cynthia who is passionate about enhancing VNA’s reputation for providing quality home health and hospice care in the community” says Steve Tesdahl, Board President for Visiting Nurses.
VISITING NURSES WELCOMES NEW CEO