Administrative Staff


  • Rob Schmitt CPA, MBA, FHFMA, FACHE
    Chief Executive Officer

    With over 25 years in healthcare leadership, Rob joined GAHHS as the CFO in 2002. Rob was promoted to CEO in 2007. Rob is a Fellow of both the American College of Healthcare Executives and the Healthcare Financial Management Association. Rob received his Master in Business Administration from... [ Read More ]

  • Robin Rose RN, BSN, MHA
    Chief Operating Officer & Chief Clinical Officer

    Robin is the Chief Clinical Officer and Chief Operating Officer.


    Robin loves sports, especially Horse Racing!  She hails from Kentucky.  In her “spare” time she enjoys reading. 


    Her daughter, Bella, keeps Robin busy and on her toes.


  • Michael Meunier MBA, CHC
    Chief Compliance Officer

    Chief Compliance Officer Mike Meunier came to GAHHS in May of 2006 after spending the previous nine years in the pharmaceutical industry. Mike earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Millikin University in 1988 and his MBA with an Accounting specialty from Indiana Wesleyan University in 2008.... [ Read More ]

  • Matthew Ertel
    Chief Financial Officer

    Born at Gibson Area Hospital (GAH) and raised in Gibson City, Matthew Ertel considered himself a “frequent flyer” at Gibson Area Hospital. Undergoing multiple operations on his hands and feet during his childhood gave him an early appreciation for GAH and its staff. “I was... [ Read More ]

  • Dr. David J. Hagan
    Chief Strategy Officer

    David J. Hagan, M.D. is the Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) for Gibson Area Hospital & Health Services and has served on the GAHHS Board of Directors since 1985. Dr. David J. Hagan went to High School in Niantic-Harristown, Niantic, IL. Followed with College at Western Illinois University,... [ Read More ]

  • Mark Spangler, M.D.
    Chief Medical Officer

    Mark Spangler, M.D. has been an active member of GAHHS Board of Directors since 2004 and is the current Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Spangler’s hobbies and interests include golf and riding his motorcycle. Dr. Spangler lives in Gibson City with his wife Ann and their three daughters, Emily,... [ Read More ]

  • Karen Christensen
    Long Term Care Administrator

    Karen was born and raised in Rockford, Illinois. After high school Karen left Rockford to attend Illinois State University. In 1997 she graduated from ISU with a degree in business administration with a minor in Sociology. During her last semester she had an internship with the administrator at... [ Read More ]