Doris J. Rindels, CEO
Doris Rindels is the CEO of UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center. Rindels earned a bachelor’s degree in management of healthcare services from Ottawa University in Overland Park, Kansas, and a nursing diploma from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing. She volunteers with the Montezuma Fire and Ambulance, represents the hospital on the PoweshiekCounty EMS association, and serves as a member of the Iowa Organization for Nurse Leaders.Rindels also serves on the advisory boards for nursing programs at Iowa Valley Community College and Indian Hills Community College.
Rindels has been providing healthcare services to Poweshiek County since 1977, first as a nurse
in the Wiltfang-Paulson clinic. She joined GRMC full time in 1990 as a nurse in the emergency department. Since then she has filled other roles, including nursing supervisor and director of nursing. In 2005, she became an assistant vice-president and was promoted to vice-president
David L. Ness, Vice-President of Operations
David L. Ness is currently the vice-president of operations. He earned
a degree in accounting and began his career as a hospital CFO. He later changed his focus to administration and received a credential of advanced studies in health services administration from the University of Minnesota.
Ness served as CEO of two rural Iowa hospitals prior to joining the GRMC staff as assistant administrator in 1986.
Ness is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He is active in the Grinnell community. He has served on the board of directors of Imagine Grinnell, The Galaxy Youth Center, the United Way, the Grinnell School Counseling Advisory Committee and Grinnell Chamber Ambassadors. He currently serves on the Greater Poweshiek Community Foundation Board of Directors.
Kyle M. Wilcox, FACHE, FHFMA, Vice-President of
Finance & Business Development
Kyle M. Wilcox is the vice president of finance and business development. He earned his bachelor's degree and master of health administration from the University of Iowa. He is a fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives and a fellow in the Healthcare Financial Management Association.
His first role at GRMC was as an intern while working on his graduate
degree in 2011. He has since served as the administrative fellow,
director of revenue cycle, assistant vice-president of finance and as
in 2015 the vice-president of finance and business development.
Wilcox currently serves as an officer of the Iowa Chapter of the Healthcare Financial Management Association Board, an officer of the Grinnell Community Daycare Board, board member of the Grinnell Chamber of Commerce and is an active Big Brother for Big Brothers/Big Sisters of America in Grinnell. He is a member of the Iowa Hospital Association, American College of Healthcare Executives and Healthcare Financial Management Association.