Meet TriStar Greenview Regional’s Chief Nursing Officer

Anne Popel Leonard

TriStar Greenview Regional's Chief Nursing Officer

“It is a privilege to work with and for the nursing staff at TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital. The caring, commitment and compassion shown to our patients each and every day is evident not only in the technical skills required to provide care but also in meeting the personal needs of our patients. It is rewarding to work at a hospital where teamwork is the norm, patients are treated as family and we make a difference to those we serve!”

Anne Popel Leonard is originally from Paxton, Illinois. She began her nursing career at the same hospital where she was born - Paxton Community Hospital in 1982. Throughout her nursing career, she has worked as a LPN, Staff Nurse, Case Manager, Performance Improvement Coordinator, Director and CNO.

She graduated from Parkland College with her LPN and associate degree in nursing, The University of South Alabama with a BSN and William Carey College with an MBA. Anne holds a specialty certification from the American Nurses Credentialing Center in Medical-Surgical Nursing.

Anne is a member of numerous professional organizations including:

  • American Organization of Nurse Executives
  • American College of Healthcare Executives
  • American Nurses Association
  • Kentucky Nurses Association
  • Board member of the South Central Kentucky Area Health Education Center (AHEC)

Anne is a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church and enjoys spending time with her family and researching genealogy.