Hospital Board

Regular Meetings

  • 5:30 p.m.
  • 4th Thursday of every month

Members

  • Scott Copeland, MD
    Term expires: July 31, 2028
  • Daniel Rader IV, Secretary
    Term expires: July 31, 2027
  • Kevin Carter, Chairman
    Term expires: July 31, 2023
  • Laurin Wheaton, Vice-Mayor
    Term expires: August 2022
  • Joe Jestis, MD Chief of Staff
    Term expires: September 30, 2023
  • Cheryl Sandlin
    Term expires: July 31, 2025
  • Ernest Buchanan, MD, Vice Chairman
    Term expires: September 31, 2024
  • Allen Ray, Past-Chairman
    Term expires: July 31, 2022
  • Dr. Carl Owens
    Term expires: July 31, 2026

Overview

  • Terms: 7 years staggered.
  • Board members must be residents of Cookeville except medical staff of CRMC.
  • The Mayor and the CRMC Chief of Staff shall serve during their terms of office.
  • Board members are appointed by the City Council.