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2017 Blue Ridge Regional Hospital Board of Directors

  • Martha Tyner, Chair
  • Alexander Glover, Vice Chair
  • Richard Montague, Secretary/Treasurer
  • John Boyd, PhD
  • Gabriel Cade
  • Rebecca Carter
  • Jeff D’Agostino
  • Chris DeRienzo, M.D.
  • Randy Sue Ellis
  • Kathy Guyette
  • Robert Murphy, M.D.
  • Byron Phillips
  • Bill Slagle


Rebecca Carter, MSN, RN, FACHE, President/CNO for Blue Ridge Regional Hospital

Rebecca (Becky) Wolfe Carter is President and Chief Nursing Officer of Blue Ridge Regional Hospital in Spruce Pine. Carter has served in senior hospital management for over 20 years and previously served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Officer of Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard, also a part of the Mission Health system.

Carter is board certified in healthcare management and is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).  A native of North Carolina, she holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Carter is currently a resident of Burnsville.