Kevin Spears has begun his role as chief operating officer/administrator at Stone County Medical Center in Mountain View, replacing Stan Townsend, who recently retired.
As administrator, he will be responsible for overall operations at the hospital. Spears obtained a bachelor of science degree in education from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro, and a master of business administration from Harding University. He also has an additional bachelor of science degree in occupational therapy from the University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center in Memphis.
See full story in the Jan. 18, 2017 issue.