Peter Mulkey

Chief Executive Officer

Peter Mulkey joined Clinch Valley Health’s leadership team in 2005 and has been the Chief Executive Officer since 2013. He is a graduate of Mercer University Southern School of Pharmacy and earned his Master’s in Health Care Administration from Trinity University.

Peter previously served as Clinch Valley Health’s Director of Pharmacy Services from 1987 to 2005.  Peter is committed to serving his community not only through his career in healthcare as he is a member of the Richlands First United Methodist Church, Richlands Lions Club and Tazewell County Chamber of Commerce.

Peter serves on the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association Board of Directors, currently as Secretary and Treasurer of the Board.   He has received LifePoint Health’s Fleetwood Award and has been named as the Richlands Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year in 2016.  Peter is married and has two sons.  


Shannon Showalter

Chief Operating Officer

Shannon Showalter joined the leadership team in 2016 as the Chief Operating Officer for Clinch Valley Health.  Shannon is a graduate of the Purdue School of Business at Salisbury University where he earned his master’s in Business Administration. He is also a graduate of The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, where he earned his bachelor’s in Health Science and master’s in Physical Therapy.

He has previously served as a Delaware and Pennsylvania examiner for the state-based Baldrige Award for Performance Excellence as well as authored an award-winning application for the Delaware Quality Award for Beebe Healthcare. Shannon is married and has three children. In addition to his 23 year career in healthcare, Shannon is a triathlete and has competed in over 100 races including 10 Ironman Triathlons.


Beth Stiltner

Chief Nurse Office

Beth Stiltner joined the leadership team in 2016, as the Chief Nurse Officer for Clinch Valley Health.  Responsibilities include clinical and operational leadership for nursing services. 

Beth has been a long-time resident of Richlands working at Clinch Valley for more than 30 years.  Prior responsibilities include Quality/Risk Management, Home Health and Medical Surgical Nursing. 

Beth graduated with a bachelor’s degree in nursing and a master’s degree in Business Administration.  Beth and her husband Terry enjoy spending time at the lake with their family. 


George J Farrell lll

Chief Medical Officer

George joined Clinch Valley Health’s leadership team in 2013 as the Chief Medical Officer.

George attended the University of Florida for his bachelor’s degree in Science. He later attended the University of Miami Medical School for his Doctor of Medicine degree and completed his Residency training at Bethesda Naval Hospital in Otolaryngology.

George is on the American Board of Otolaryngology and holds several Academy Fellowships. He is also a veteran Commander for the United States Navy and has published many clinical journals and books.