President and CEO
Pete Weber began his tenure with Gordon Hospital in May 2009. Prior to joining Gordon, he served for 11 years as president and CEO at Texas Health Huguley in Burleson, Texas, which is also an Adventist Health System facility. In addition to his role at Huguley, Weber served as chairman of the board for Central Texas Medical Center and Metroplex Hospital in Killeen, which are all members of the Adventist Health System Southwest Region for which Weber served as president/CEO.
Weber began his career at Texas Health Huguley in 1978 as an orderly, and his responsibilities increased with his education and experience. In his years at Huguley, he served as a registered nurse, director of special services, vice president of ancillary and support services, senior vice president and chief clinical officer, and until recently, president and CEO of the hospital. Prior to this position, he served as president/CEO of Central Texas Medical Center in San Marcos from 1995 to 1997.
Weber was the longest tenured president/CEO to serve at Texas Health Huguley. His most significant accomplishments include positioning and expanding a new emergency department as well as a second ICU, piloting the first install of a system-wide clinical information system, growing an open heart program, overseeing the construction of a new doctor surgery center, and helping cultivate a renewed commitment to mission excellence in his hospital. He and his wife Karen, who reside in Calhoun, have two adult children, Olivia and David.
Chief Nursing Officer
Amy Dyer Jordon is chief nursing officer (CNO) for Gordon Hospital. Amy holds a master’s degree in nursing and has more than 25 years of experience with Gordon Hospital, serving in various capacities and leadership roles. Since being named Chief Nursing Officer in 2006, the nursing staff at Gordon Hospital has ranked among the highest scores for Quality and HCAHPS in their region, as well as within Adventist Health System. During her tenure, the Joint Commission recognized Gordon as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures.
Amy is designated as Certified in Executive Nursing Practice (CENP) and holds healthcare certifications in both Quality (CPHQ) and Risk Management (CPHRM). She received the Distinguished Achievement Award for the Tanner Health System School of Nursing from the Alumni Association of the University of West Georgia in 2014 and Gordon Hospital’s Heart for Mission award in 2012. Amy is a member of the American Organization of Nurse Executives (AONE). She is a member of the state board of the Georgia Organization of Nurse Leaders (GONL) and is past president of the Northwest District.
She and her husband David are lifelong residents of Calhoun and have three adult children, Annsley, Ben, and Caleb. Amy enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and traveling.
Joe Joyave, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Joyave joined Gordon Hospital as co-chief medical officer of Gordon Hospital and chief medical officer of Gordon Hospital's clinics in early 2016. He has been an active pediatrician in Calhoun since 1997. A graduate of Auburn University and the University of South Alabama, Dr. Joyave completed his residency in pediatrics at the University of South Alabama, where he became chief of residents.
Residing in Calhoun, Dr. Joyave and his wife Sharon have four children: Joseph, Adam, Sara, and Anna. As a member of Trinity Baptist Church, Dr. Joyave is a Sunday school teacher and has served as deacon. Outside of his profession, he enjoys traveling, playing golf, and spending time with family.
Chief Operating Officer
Brandon Nudd serves as the chief operating officer (COO) at Gordon Hospital. Nudd began his career here serving as the director of human resources and a member of the administrative team. He left in 2008 to expand his experience and career.
While away, he served at three additional Adventist Health System hospitals where he managed a variety of departments including: human resources, employee health for more than 2,500 employees, business development, patient experience, operational excellence, wellness, community health, nutritional services, environmental services, and primary care physician practices.
Nudd holds a Master of Business Administration from Kennesaw State University and a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management from Southern Adventist University in Collegedale, Tenn. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Society of Human Resources Management, and the American Society of Healthcare Human Resources Administration. Nudd and his wife Maria have three children, Mitchell, Blythe, and Brynley, and they reside in Calhoun.
Maxwell Parrott, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Parrott is a graduate of the University of South Carolina School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the University of Alabama Hospital. Dr. Parrott is board-certified in internal medicine and practices at Gordon Hospital Internal and Family Medicine.
Dr. Parrott and his wife Elizabeth reside in Calhoun and have three children, Meredith, Macey, and Maddox.
Chief Financial Officer
Cory Reeves joined the Gordon Hospital family in 2008 as chief financial officer (CFO). A graduate of Southern Adventist University, Reeves holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting. He completed his Master of Business Administration with honors at Webster University in 2006. Prior to joining Gordon Hospital, Reeves was director of accounting at Florida Hospital System, where he has worked in several financial capacities. Reeves’ background also includes a year of missionary work in Micronesia where he worked as teacher and vice-principal at a Seventh-Day Adventist school.
In his spare time, Reeves enjoys bible study, biking, hiking, the outdoors, gardening, cooking, and spending time with friends and family. He and his wife Amanda have two sons, Noah and Jacob, and they reside in Calhoun.
Vice President, Murray Medical Center Administrator
Karen Steely was named Murray Medical Center administrator in late 2015. Prior to joining Murray Medical Center, Steely was employed at Gordon Hospital in Calhoun Georgia, for over 16 years, the past seven of which have been in leadership roles. There, she served as director of inpatient services with oversight of intensive care unit (ICU), progressive care unit (PCU), medical-surgical, cardiopulmonary services, and wound care.
A Dove Leadership Award and Heart of Nursing Award recipient, Steely holds a Master of Science in Health Systems Leadership from the University of West Georgia.
Steely and her husband of 19 years Lynn reside in Gordon County and have two children, Bree, age 14, and Jake, age 13.
Associate Vice President, Human Resources
Hasselbrack began her career at Gordon Hospital in 2005. As associate vice president of human resources, Hasselbrack manages the day-to-day operations of the HR department and the nearly 1000 employees that it serves. In addition, she oversees employee benefits and other employee related programs.
A graduate of Southern Adventist University, Hasselbrack received a bachelor's degree in English and completed a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in management. Prior to serving as director, she held the position of employee recruiter.
A native of St. Helena, California in the Napa Valley, Hasselbrack enjoys working out, reading, spending time with friends, and participating in church activities. She resides in Calhoun.