Some of the Monroe Country Hospital staff take a moment for a picture: Todd Tolbert, Hospital Authority Chairman; Casey Fleckenstein, Director of Nursing; U.S. Army Reserve 1st Sgt. Lorraine Smith, Chief Executive Officer; and Debra Flowers, Director of Human Resources. (Courtesy Photo)
U.S. Army Reserve 1st Sgt. Lorraine Smith, first sergeant, Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 98th Training Division (Initial Entry Training) at Fort Benning, Georgia, was recently announced the Chief Executive Officer for the Monroe County Hospital, a Navicent Health Partner. The former Army Reserve drill sergeant attributes her new promotion to some skills learned while in uniform and on the trail.