A few changes are taking place at Lake Regional this month.

The hospital adding 1 new Director and 3 new managers to their team of excellence.

They include Stacie Ling, who has been named director of Learning and Development, Dawn McGuire, who has been named manager of Lake Regional Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paul Newman, who has joined Lake Regional as manager of Laboratory Services and Chase Walker, has been appointed as manager of two Lake Regional specialty clinics.


OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System is pleased to announce the start of one director and three managers.

Stacie Ling has been named director of Learning and Development. This team develops and coordinates the training and education of team members throughout the health system. Ling joined Lake Regional in 2005 as a certified pharmacy technician. Promoted to manager of Lake Regional’s retail pharmacies, she helped expand services and locations, and most recently, she served as manager of Regulatory Compliance and Performance Improvement. In 2019, Ling earned Lean Six Sigma Black Belt certification, which is training from a globally recognized organization on leading project teams and managing process improvements. Ling lives in Lake Ozark.


Dawn McGuire, CPPM, has been named manager of Lake Regional Obstetrics and Gynecology. This clinic cares for women in all stages of life and has three OB-GYNs and one women’s health nurse practitioner. As manager, McGuire oversees the clinic’s day-to-day operations, ensuring patients receive exceptional care and service. McGuire began her career with Lake Regional in 2011 at Lake Regional Clinic – Osage Beach. She has since worked for Lake Regional podiatry, rheumatology and orthopedic clinics. Her years of working in clinics has instilled in McGuire a sense of compassion for patients and respect for the providers who care for them. McGuire lives in Camdenton.


Paul Newman, MT, has joined Lake Regional as manager of Laboratory Services. In this role, Newman supervises the work of nearly 40 employees who perform 405,000 tests annually for the hospital and clinics. A former Master Sergeant of the United States Army, Newman has 19 years of experience in laboratory management, including overseas. He spent the last four years at General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital in Fort Leonard Wood, where he supervised civilian and military staff, managed the lab budget and ensured adherence to standards and requirements of multiple quality organizations, as well as federal and state laws. Newman lives in Waynesville.


Chase Walker, MHA, HIM, has joined Lake Regional as manager of two Lake Regional specialty clinics. Lake Regional Urology cares for adult male and female patients, and Lake Regional ENT & Audiology cares for both adult and pediatric patients. As manager of both clinics, Walker oversees their day-to-day operations, ensuring patients receive exceptional care and service. Walker’s education includes a bachelor’s degree in Human Resources and a Master of Administration from the University of Missouri, where he also earned certifications in Health Informatics and Lean Six Sigma. A former intern for Lake Regional, Walker has previously worked in human resources, sales and management in health care settings. Walker lives in Osage Beach.



Last week the hospital also welcomed in Jason Hulett to the Lake Regional Health System Board of Directors. Hulett also has served on the Lake Regional Medical Group board since 2012.

OSAGE BEACH, Mo. — Lake Regional Health System announces Jason Hulett has joined its board of directors. The uncompensated board provides governance and oversight of health system strategic initiatives.

“Since 2012, Jason has served on our Lake Regional Medical Group board, and we’re pleased to welcome him now to the Lake Regional Health System board,” said Dane W. Henry, FACHE, chief executive officer of Lake Regional Health System. “His business background and strong community ties will continue to be an asset as we work to expand access to quality health care services for area residents and visitors.”

Hulett is a lifelong resident of Camden County. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in business marketing from Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. His experience includes 30 years at his family business, Hulett Chevrolet Buick GMC in Camdenton, where he rose through the ranks to become the company’s president and dealer principal. In addition, Hulett serves on various committees of the Missouri Automobile Dealers Association.

A proud supporter of the lake community, Hulett has served on the board of Citizens Against Domestic Violence and as president of the Camdenton Laker Athletics Boosters Club and has supported numerous other local organizations. He looks forward to furthering his contribution as a Lake Regional board member.

“For an area our size, we are incredibly lucky to have a health system that offers the specialty procedures and level of care Lake Regional provides,” Hulett said. “The staff and physicians at Lake Regional are incredibly talented and motivated to see that every patient has the best experience. I’m excited to serve on the board of an organization that does such amazing things for my hometown community.”

Hulett and his wife, Holly, reside in Osage Beach with their three daughters: Mya, Lily and Ella.