Leadership Team - Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Hospital
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Royal C. Johnson Veterans Memorial Hospital

 

Leadership Team

Lisa J. Simoneau, FACHE, PMP, Director

Lisa J. Simoneau, FACHE, PMP | 605-333-6842

Director

Ms. Simoneau has been with VA for over 30 years. She was appointed as the Medical Center Director on January 5, 2020. She previously served as the Associate Director for the South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, Texas. Ms. Simoneau earned her Bachelor of Arts in Politics from Randolph-Macon Woman’s College, Lynchburg, VA and a Master of Public Administration from Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL. She completed the Harvard Senior Executive Fellows Program in 2018. She is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and a graduate of Leadership VA 2006. She is board certified in health care management.


Timothy L Pendergrass, MD, Chief of Staff

Timothy L Pendergrass, MD | 605-336-3230 Ext. 6729

Chief of Staff


Dan Hubbard, MS, VHACM, Associate Director

Dan Hubbard, MS, VHACM | 605-333-6842

Associate Director


Benjamin A. Uhlich, BSN, RN, MBA, Acting Associate Director Patient Care Services/Nurse Executive

Benjamin A. Uhlich, BSN, RN, MBA | 605-336-3230 Ext. 6729

Acting Associate Director Patient Care Services/Nurse Executive