About Us

Senior Leadership Team

  Kenny Boyd, MS
President/CEO

Education: Bachelors in Political Science with emphasis in Policy Analysis - University of Louisville, Kentucky; Masters in Health Services Management - Webster University, Jeffersonville, Indiana.

Professional memberships/affiliations: American College of Healthcare Executives, Member; Illinois Hospital Association (IHA), Member; IHA Policy and Advocacy Committee, Member; IHA Small and Rural Hospital Steering Committee, Member; YMCA of McDonough County Board, President-elect; Macomb Area Economic Development Corporation Board, Member; Macomb Tuesday Rotary, Member; Macomb Area Chamber of Commerce and Downtown Development Corporation Government Relations Committee, Chair.

Contact Information: 309-836-1675 ; kdboyd@mdh.org
 
 

  Linda Dace, CPA
Vice President of Finance

Education: Bachelors in Business - Western Illinois University; Masters in Accountancy - Western Illinois University.

Professional memberships/affiliations: Healthcare Financial Management Association; American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management; Vice Chairman - PHO Board.

Contact Information: 309-836-1675; lkdace@mdh.org
 
 
 

  Wanda Foster, RN, BSN, MS, FACHE
Vice President of Nursing

Education: BSN - Bradley University; MS - Western Illinois University; Health Forum / AHA Fellowship - "Creating Healthier Communities". Certificate in Administrative Nursing Leadership-University of Illinois at Chicago.

Professional memberships/affiliations: American College of Healthcare Executives - Fellow; American Organization of Nurse Executives; the Illinois Organization of Nurse Leaders; Western Illinois University Performing Arts Society; Scotland Trinity Presbyterian Church; and member of the Rotary Club of Macomb.

Contact Information: 309-836-1559; wlfoster@mdh.org
 
 
 
John Jessen
Administrative Director Support Services

Education: University of Iowa, 1976 - Bachelors of Business Administration, Industrial Relations Major.

Contact Information: 309-836-1555; jcjessen@mdh.org
Sue Dexter, SPHR
Administrative Director of Human Resources

Education: Western Illinois University - Bachelors in Business; Western Illinois University - MBA.

Professional memberships/affiliations: Society for Human Resources; American Society of Hospital Human Resources Administration of the American Hospital Association; Central Illinois Society for Healthcare Human Resources Administration; WorldatWork; Macomb Kiwanis Club

Contact Information: 309-836-1577; sjdexter@mdh.org
Maggie Goettsche, RN, CPHQ
Administrative Leader Quality and Innovation

Education: ADN - Southeastern

Professional memberships/affiliations: National Association for Healthcare Quality, Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality

Contact Information: 309-836-1648; mmgoettsche@mdh.org