Leadership & Staff
Chief Executive Officer
Mike was named chief executive officer of HealthSouth Huntington in 2007. He has held numerous leadership positions in healthcare throughout his career including med/surg and not for profit. Mike earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Marshall University in 1986 and a master’s degree in hospital and healthcare administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, in 1990. Mike was born and raised in Huntington.
Timothy Saxe, M.D.
Dr. Saxe was named medical director of HealthSouth Huntington in February 2011 and has been on the medical staff at HealthSouth since 1994. He is a graduate of West Virginia University Medical School and is board certified from the American Board of Internal Medicine. Dr. Saxe is also a member of the American College of Physicians and West Virginia State Medical Association.
Timothy Saxe, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.
Director of Case Management
Angela was named director of case management in March 2011. She has been employed with HealthSouth Huntington for 18 years and has served as a speech pathologist, therapy manager and PPS coordinator. Angela has more than 20 years of healthcare experience and more than five years of management experience. She holds a bachelor's degree and master's degree in communication disorders from Marshall University.
Kim Burcham, RN
Director of Quality and Risk Management
Kim was named the quality improvement coordinator for HealthSouth Huntington in September 2004 and has worked at HealthSouth since 1989. She is a 1982 graduate of St. Mary’s School of Nursing in Huntington, West Virginia.
Kim Cummings, RN, BA
Director of Marketing Operations
Kim was named director of marketing operations of HealthSouth Huntington in July 2007. She served as a marketing liaison with HealthSouth Huntington in 2004. Kim has 25 years of experience in the healthcare field and more than 10 years of management experience. She graduated from St. Mary’s School of Nursing in 1993 and received a bachelor's degree from Marshall University in 2006.
Chief Nursing Officer
Ann Evans joined HealthSouth Huntington in April 2013. She has been a nurse for 12 years and has experience in cardiovascular and behavioral patient care. She served in a leadership role in acute care for four years prior to joining HealthSouth. Ann earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Marshall University in 2001 and her master’s degree in nursing, specializing in leadership/management, from Walden University in 2011. She is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
Thelma was named PPS Coordinator in August 2012. She has more than 16 years of experience as a Clinical Laboratory practitioner and as a registered nurse. She had held leadership roles both in the clinical laboratory and nursing. She has been with HealthSouth since June 2010. She earned her bachelor’s degree in medical technology from St Louis University, Philippines in 1988 and her associate degree in nursing from SWVCTC in May 2007. She has been a certified Legal Nurse Consultant (CLNC) since April 2011.
Director of Therapy Operations
Kristy has been with HealthSouth Huntington since 2008. She has 20 years of experience as an ASHA certified speech language pathologist and 14 years as a therapy director. Kristy also has experience in skilled nursing/long term care, acute care, home health, outpatient therapy and public schools. She earned a master's degree in communication disorders from Marshall University in 1992.