IU Health Jay Leadership

Our executive leadership and board of directors guide our constant pursuit of excellence through leading-edge medicine and scientific innovation at IU Health Jay Hospital. Learn more about our leaders.

IU Health Jay Hospital Executives

Jon Vanator

Chief Financial Officer, IU Health East Central Regional, and President

Jon Vanator serves as the Chief Financial Officer for the East Center Region along with President of IU Health Jay. IU Health Jay is a 25 bed critical access hospital in Portland, Indiana, providing emergency care, inpatient care, surgical services and several medical specialties along with several medical provider offices. Jon has worked at IU Health for more than 7 years in various operational improvement, management, and financial roles. Prior to transitioning to the ECR as CFO in 2017, he was vice president of IU Health’s consolidated revenue cycle services. Jon is a native of Adams County, having grown up in Berne. Jon earned his undergraduate degree from Bethel College and his master’s degree at the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia.

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Christina Schemenaur, MSN, RN

Chief Nursing Officer

Christina serves as the chief nursing officer at IU Health Jay hospital. She previously worked as a nurse with IU Health for nearly 20 years and served in a leadership capacity for 15 years. She most recently served as director of clinical operations at IU Health Jay and before that held several nursing leadership positions with IU Health Ball. Christina earned a bachelor of science degree in nursing from Ball State University.

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Phill Frye

Manager, Support Services

Phillip (Phill) serves as manager of support services at IU Health Jay. Phill’s support service industry experiences include assignments in West Bend, Wisconsin; Ann Arbor Michigan; Indianapolis, Indiana; Ontario, Canada; Detroit, Michigan; Seoul, South Korea; Temple, Texas and regional responsibility in the south central part of the US.

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