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Health and Wellness

Meet Our Staff

Keena Miller
Center for Health & Wellness Director

Keena has a degree in nursing from Murray State University, a degree in physical education and health from Western Kentucky University and a master's degree in exercise science from the University of Florida. Miller brings a wealth of experience to the job. She worked at the first hospital-based wellness center in the state of Florida and opened two other hospital-based wellness centers in Florida. Keena is a volunteer with the Calloway County American Red Cross and serves on the board of the Calloway County Agency for Substance Abuse Prevention.

Rebecca Wright, MS, RD, LD
Registered Dietitian
Rebecca, who is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian, has a Master of Science degree with emphasis in Nutrition and Dietetics from Murray State University. She has been employed at Murray-Calloway County Hospital since 1988. During her service at MCCH, she has served in the Department of Nutrition as a Clinical Dietitian.

Rebecca's responsibilities include serving as the CHW Dietitian, Bariatric Solutions Dietitian and MCCH Outpatient Clinical Dietitian. She is available for personalized private consultations to assist members and non-members in designing nutrition goals that take into consideration individual needs and lifestyle factors. In addition to private  consultation, she provides group educational sessions for the members and community on a variety of topics.

Rebecca is an active member of the American Dietetic Association, Kentucky Dietetic Association, and Western District Kentucky Dietetic Association. She is also a member of Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutritionists ADA Practice Group

Kim Neal
Business Office Supervisor

Kim has been employed at Murray-Calloway County Hospital for 20 years. During her service at MCCH, she has served as the Registration Supervisor and has been in the Business Office Supervisor role for 10 years.

Kim's responsibilities include supervising the front desk staff, billing and collections, pro shop and the Kids Zone.

Melissa Ross, RN
Health Promotions Coordinator

Melissa graduated from Murray State University's College of Nursing with a BSN in December of 2001.  She has been employed by Murray Hospital since 2002.  Melissa worked in various nursing areas of the hospital such as the Emergency Department, Hospice, and Med/Surg before taking the job as Health Promotions Coordinator in May of 2008.

Melissa’s responsibilities include facilitating activities that promote health and wellness in the community. Melissa assists with organizing community health fairs and screenings such as the Men’s and Women’s Health Events, Free High School Sports Physicals and Murray In Motion, and is an active participant on hospital and community committees.

Meet Our Exercise Specialists

  • Sean Stonecipher has a BS in Exercise Science, is the wellness center's certified pool operator, and is currently teaching Fit For Life and Heated Aquatics.  Sean also works with the Bariatric patients from Dr. Swain's office.
  • Jordan Williams has a BS in Exercise Science and is currently teaching heated aquatics, Cardio Blast, and the Pure Energy aquatics class.  Jordan also works with the Cardiac Rehab patients from the hospital's Cardiac Rehab program.
  • Tiffany Stanger has a BS in Exercise Science and coordinated the Exercise and Cancer Recovery Program.
  • Justin Woodard has a BS in Exercise Science and is currently teaching Cardio Kickboxing and Aqua Fit.

Meet Our Group Fitness Instructors and Personal Trainers

  • Amy Ferguson
  • Gerald Siddens
  • Chris Hoskins
  • Vic Milner
  • Cadelia Turpin
  • Joy Thomas
  • Raylene Gagel
  • Dawn Therrell
  • Shari Buckingham
  • Cassandra Clere
  • Elle Rose
  • Jennifer Wann
  • Ashley Rigdon
  • Dereck Chavis
  • Carolyn Paschall

Hours of Operation (Seasonal):
Monday - Thursday
5:00 am to 9:00 pm
5:00 am to 8:00 pm
8:00 am to 2:00 pm
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

716 Poplar Street; Murray, KY  42071 - 270-762-1348 


Murray-Calloway County Hospital
803 Poplar Street
Murray, KY  42071
(270) 762-1100

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