Leadership and Staff

KVC Hospitals


Ryan Speier, L.M.S.W.

President

Vishal Adma, M.D., M.S., C.M.Q.

Medical Director

James M. Roberson, L.M.S.W

Vice President of Programs and Innovation

Robert Eklofe, M.H.S.A.

Vice President of Behavioral Health Operations
Astra Garner of KVC Hospitals

Astra Garner L.P.C., L.C.P.C., R.P.T.

Vice President of Clinical Advancement / President of Niles

Anh Vinh, M.D.

Director, Integrated Health Services

Lauren Lueck, B.A.

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Annmarie Arensberg, L.S.C.S.W.

Director of Clinical Operations
Pete Barndollar

Pete Barndollar

Director of Human Resources

Frederick A. Watts, L.S.C.S.W., L.C.S.W.

Senior Clinical Consultant

Medical Staff


Jyotsna Adma, M.D.

Child Psychiatrist

Sadiq Naveed, M.D.

Associate Medical Director

Raghu Reddy, M.D.

Psychiatrist
Dr Kapil Aedma

Kapil Aedma, MD

Psychiatrist
Dr. Sirnivasa Panuganti KVC Wheatland Hospital

Dr. Sirnivasa Panuganti

Psychiatrist
Jamie Lamotte

Jamie Lambotte, A.P.R.N.

Psychiatric Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Melissa Barkemeyer

Melissa Barkemeyer, A.P.R.N.

Advance Practice Registered Nurse

Prairie Ridge


Sara B. Schlagel

Sara B. Schlagel, L.M.S.W.

Director of Program Services
Regena Pearl

Regena Pearl

Director of Staffing and Training

Brynn Williamson

Associate Director of Program Operations

Bailey Bennett

Associate Director of Nursing

Matt Harvey

Associate Director of Nursing
Alicia Armstrong

Alicia Armstrong, M.A., L.M.F.T.

Clinical Manager

Wheatland


Audrey Lindenmeyer KVC Wheatland Hospital

Audrey Lindenmeyer, M.L.S.

Program Director
Taylor Ziegler KVC Wheatland Hospital

Taylor Ziegler, RN, BSN

Associate Director of Nursing Services
Brittany Kroeger KVC Wheatland Hospital

Brittany Kroeger, L.S.C.S.W.

Associate Director of Clinical Services

Niles


Shannon Hallauer

Shannon Hallauer, L.P.C.

Director of Clinical Services
Lindsey Russell

Lindsey Russell M.S., Ed.S.

Director of Niles Prep School
Alex Mendez of KVC Hospitals

Alex Mendez

Associate Director of Program Services