HATTIESBURG, Miss. (June 28, 2015) – Donna Gardner, of Camellia Healthcare, has been named one of Mississippi Business Journal’s 50 Leading Businesswomen of 2015.
The selection is based upon recommendations only, and is chosen ever year. The participants will be honored during the Mississippi Business Journals special Retreat, to be held on August 20th and 21st at Hinds Eagle Ridge Center.
“Donna has served our company and my family as a leading manager, mentor and example of how to run a health care business while putting patient care first,” said Abb Payne, CEO of Camellia Healthcare. “Donna leads the pack in skill, dedication, and competence and is very deserving.”
Gardner has served Camellia in several roles, from Route Nurse to Branch Manager to Regional Director of Operations. She currently serves as a Regional Director of Operations for Camellia. Her region coverage area spans from South Mississippi to Louisiana where she provides Operational, Clinical and Regulatory guidance for the Home Health Division.
“Donna is a professional nurse with a sense of integrity. She has admirable work ethics. She is an invaluable asset to the nursing field, and makes our profession proud,” said Pat Patterson, Director of Corporate Compliance for Camellia.
Camellia is honored to have Gardner listed as a representative among Mississiippi 50 Leading Business and Professional Women.