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RCH Names Mike Dowdy as Chief Executive Officer

ROCHELLE, IL—After a nationwide search, the Board of Trustees at Rochelle Community Hospital has named Mike Dowdy as their new Chief Executive Officer beginning June 10, 2019. Dowdy brings 19 years of executive leadership experience in healthcare.

Most recently, Dowdy served as the CEO of Central Montana Medical Center in Lewistown, MT, a Critical Access Hospital, providing a broad range of services to the community. Mike and his wife, Terri, are looking forward to becoming part of the Rochelle community.

“We are pleased with our decision to hire Mike as the CEO. He is a good choice for our hospital and our community. We look forward to working with him,” stated Noah Carmichael, Chairman of the Board of Trustees for RCH.


Janet Stewart

RCH Marketing & Public Relations Coordinator