Paulette Evans, RN, MSN, will serve as the Interim President and CEO of St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese, beginning July 11. She assumes the interim position after Mark Klosterman, current hospital President and CEO, accepted a new position as President and CEO for Faith Regional Health Services in Norfolk, Nebraska.
Evans began her nursing career at St. Joseph’s in Breese where she currently serves as Chief Nursing Officer. She has 40 years of experience in hospital operations at St. Joseph’s and 15 years of experience in an executive leadership role.
Prior to assuming the position of Chief Nursing Officer in 1999, Evans served in several director roles at St. Joseph’s in Breese. She holds a Master of Science in Nursing degree from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from McKendree University in Lebanon.