John Skevington, CEO

John Skevington is the Chief Executive Officer of Parkland Medical Center, an 86-bed regional acute care hospital with a Level III Trauma Center in Derry, NH. He is responsible for Parkland's operations in a primary service area of thirteen New Hampshire towns covering over 170,000 lives. John has been with HCA Healthcare for 13 years and has previous experience at Parkland Medical Center as the Chief Operating Officer. He most recently held the position of Chief Operating Officer at Portsmouth Regional Hospital.

John received a Bachelor of Science in Health Science from Truman State University and his Masters in Health Administration from the Medical College of Virginia. He began his career at Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) as an administrative resident at HCA LewisGale Montgomery in Blacksburg, Virginia.


Eileen Keefe, CNO

Eileen Mary Keefe, MS, RN, CNL, NEA-BC is the Chief Nursing Officer at Parkland Medical Center. Eileen joined Parkland and HCA in 2000. She has led the departments of Quality, Risk and Education, and in 2010 was named Chief Nursing Officer of Parkland Medical Center.

Eileen is a member of the New Hampshire Organization for Nurse Leaders and serves on the Nursing Advisory Boards for Manchester Community College, Rivier University and Southern New Hampshire University.

Prior to joining Parkland, Eileen spent 15 years at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts. Eileen earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Boston College, a Master of Nursing from the University of New Hampshire and is currently pursuing a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree.


Joan Welch, CFO

Joan Welch is the Chief Financial Officer at Parkland Medical Center in Derry, New Hampshire. Joan has over 16 years of healthcare administration experience with HCA Healthcare and prior to joining Parkland Medical Center was the associate chief financial officer at Portsmouth Regional Hospital.

Joan has an accounting degree from Franklin Pierce University. She began her career as a staff accountant at Osceola Regional Hospital in Kissimmee, Florida, and joined the HCA Healthcare Executive Development Program in 2022. During her tenure with HCA Healthcare, Joan has worked at four hospitals across three divisions.


Jennifer Charles, VP of Human Resources

Jennifer Charles is the Vice President of Human Resources at Parkland Medical Center in Derry, New Hampshire. Jennifer leads the overall people operations and human resources strategy for Parkland by reinforcing strong cultural values, leading employee engagement and implementing talent management strategies.

Prior to working at Parkland Medical Center, Jennifer worked in the retail industry where she held Human Resource roles, as well as roles in Corporate and Government Affairs, Labor Management and Operations.

Jennifer is a certified Professional in Human Resources and holds a BA from Wheaton College in Norton, MA.

Randall DeLee, VP of Operations

Randall DeLee is Parkland Medical Center’s Vice President of Operations, a facility of Nashville, TN-based HCA, the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services. Parkland is an 86-bed growing community hospital located in Derry, NH.

DeLee joined the company in 2011 as a Non-Invasive Cardiology Manager at HCA Houston Clear Lake in Houston, TX. Parkland is the third facility in his 10 years with the company which includes roles of increasing responsibility at HCA Houston Clear Lake in Houston, TX and Capital Regional Medical Center in Tallahassee, FL.

Randall started his career as a clinician before returning to the classroom to complete his Bachelor's degree in Business Administration and Master`s degree in Business Administration and Healthcare Management from Western Governor`s University.