Meet Our Leaders

Rehabilitation Hospital of Northern Arizona is led by a team of highly experienced healthcare professionals who are passionate about providing the highest level of care available to the hospital’s patients.

We invite you to learn more about us below:

Meet Our Leaders

Ricky Molina, Chief Executive Officer
Ricky is inspired by the stories of patients and staff coming together to achieve a greater purpose. With 10 years of progressive healthcare experience and innovative leadership, Ricky prepares to do everything he can for the patients, staff and visitors to ensure a positive experience throughout every aspect of Rehabilitation Hospital of Northern Arizona.

Ricky attended Norwich University in Northfield, Vt., where he received Bachelor Degrees in Business Management as well as Economics. He continued his studies at Norwich University to earn his Masters of Business Administration.  Ricky is a Marine Corps veteran, having served proudly along with both of his brothers before entering the healthcare field.

Ricky is involved with the Big Brother/Big Sister program, the Boys and Girls Club, and the Humane Society while he tries to involve himself in local community efforts.  Ricky has long enjoyed being able to give back to help support the next generation. Ricky is excited to see the positive impact to the Flagstaff and northern Arizona communities, and is honored to serve the Flagstaff community.

 

Mark Roth, Chief Financial Officer
With a business philosophy of “Patients First!,” Mark possesses more than 20 years of experience in financial management. He has held various positions in finance, accounting, project management, and quality control.

He earned a bachelor’s degree in finance from Arizona State University in Tempe, Ariz., and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Phoenix in Phoenix. Mark is a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association and on the board of directors for the Salvation Army in Prescott, Ariz.

An Arizona native, Mark enjoys giving back by serving the Flagstaff community.

 

Dr. Richard Holt, Medical Director
Dr. Holt has a strong passion for helping those whose lives have been affected by illnesses or injuries. He is able to show his passion through his oversight of patients’ medical care, physician credentialing, and facilitating medical policies and procedures. With more than 17 years of healthcare experience, Dr. Holt’s extensive medical background includes physical therapy, medical laboratory science and cancer genetics research.

He received his bachelor’s degree in medical laboratory science at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City and obtained his medical degree from Touro University Nevada in Henderson, Nev. Dr. Holt went on to complete his residency training in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Missouri in Columbia, Mo. Afterward, he sought out additional fellowship training in interventional pain management with a well-respected private practice in Phoenix. During his training, Dr. Holt served on several committees that included fall prevention, graduate medical education, pain management and quality control.

Dr. Holt is a member of the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the Association of Academic Physiatrists, the North American Neuromodulation Society and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.

Dr. Holt is also involved with MedZou Musculoskeletal Medicine Clinic and volunteers some of his free time with Boy Scouts of America, helping to lead and educate the younger generation.

 

Sydnie Bahl, Director of Therapy Operations
Sydnie works with individuals recovering from life-altering disabilities caused by injuries or illnesses and oversees all therapy operations. She is an innovative leader who promotes high quality care to all patients for improved independence and greater mobility in the home and community.

Sydnie holds a doctorate in physical therapy from the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks, N.D. For more than four years, Sydnie has traveled the country working with Ernest Health. She is a certified neuro-integrative functional rehabilitation and habilitation clinician and is a credentialed clinical instructor through the American Physical Therapy Association where she remains an active member.

Sydnie has provided many community presentations regarding stroke and brain injury and has presented at the American Occupational Therapy Association’s national conference (Role of a Neuro Team in Optimizing Stroke Outcomes).

 

Season Brown, Director of Nursing Operations
Season oversees the functions of the entire nursing department. She understands that being in a hospital setting is never anyone’s first choice and that it can sometimes be an intimidating experience; therefore, she works to ensure that patients recovering at the hospital receive the best possible care and results.

Before her current role, Season gained nine years of experience in the rehabilitative setting in many different areas including serving as floor nurse, charge nurse, case manager, nurse manager and clinical liaison. Season has managed ailments ranging from recent orthopedic procedures to complex recoveries following spinal cord injuries.

Season earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, N.M., and later went on to achieve her certification as a rehabilitation registered nurse.

Season is an active member of the Association of Rehabilitation Nurses.

 

Chad Campbell, Director of Pharmacy
Chad works alongside physicians, nurses, and other pharmacists to ensure safe and effective medication use. He believes in a holistic approach to health, utilizing medication for optimal results.

Prior to becoming a pharmacist, Chad was a registered nurse for 10 years. He helped implement many programs that focus on neurological and psychological health in his work places. He has worked for Ernest Health for more than two years now, educating and engaging his team and others in medication use.

Chad received a bachelor’s degree in psychology and then went on to earn a doctorate of pharmacy from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City.

 

Charlene Harris, Human Resource Manager
Charlene uses her compassion and love for people to create a positive work environment that encourages growth, respect and teamwork. She is determined to ensure employees know they are making a difference in the organization and those they serve. She believes that helping employees establish a strong foundation for them to build their work upon will better equip them to be passionate caregivers.

Charlene has more than 10 years of human resources experience. She launched and supported learning and development programs that built organizational development, garnered high-performance workforce plans, and worked at the developmental transformation of future leaders. In addition, Charlene has extensive generalist experience working in healthcare and is highly proficient in recruitment, staffing, onboarding, training, compensation, benefits, policies and procedures and employee relations.

Charlene holds a bachelor’s degree in business management and human resources from the University of Phoenix in Phoenix.

She served on the United Way of Inner Wisconsin board of directors for 10 years as a strong advocate for improving the community in which she lived. As Charlene positively impacts the lives of those around her, she remains humble and ready to help the next person.

 

Debbie Paothatat, Director of Compliance
Debbie works with all departments within the hospital to provide clinical leadership in the following areas: infection prevention and control, medical staff services, regulatory compliance, risk management, and quality management and improvement. Debbie is a dedicated, positive leader who ensures a supportive and caring environment for patients, families and the interdisciplinary team.

Debbie has more than 32 years of nursing experience and 30 years of experience in orthopedics. Prior to her current position, Debbie was most recently the clinical manager for a nursing unit specializing in orthopedics, neurosurgery and urology where she collaborated with an interdisciplinary team as part of a spine and surgery center.

Debbie received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Mennonite College of Nursing in Normal, Ill. She has maintained her Orthopedic Nurse Certification since 1990 and has also obtained the National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale certification and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification. Debbie has been nominated twice for the Arizona March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Leadership Award and was a finalist in 2014.

Debbie feels it is important to be an active contributor to a variety of organizational initiatives, community activities and volunteer opportunities. She is currently a member of the National Association of Orthopedic Nurses, Association of Rehabilitation Nurses, and the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology. She volunteers her time at the Festival of Science, Taylor House Ride Aide Station, and Machine Solutions Run & Walk for Kids.

 

Lindy Parker, Director of Patient Outcomes
By working collaboratively with her team, it is Lindy’s responsibility to ensure all patients receive the best possible results. Lindy is a strong, compassionate leader who is dedicated to her work and to the patients of Rehabilitation Hospital of Northern Arizona.

Lindy has more than 21 years of experience in nursing with about 12 years of progressive leadership positions and responsibilities. Her extensive experience allows her to efficiently and effectively promote positive outcomes for patients.

Lindy received her bachelor’s degree in nursing as well as her master’s degree in health administration at the University of Phoenix in Phoenix. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, the American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, and an Alumni of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society.

 

Fadi Sidani, Director of Marketing and Business Development
Fadi believes if you can help someone, it is incumbent upon you to do so; that is why he has chosen to work in healthcare. Through community outreach and integration, public relations and business development, Fadi helps to promote the hospital’s patient care services.

Fadi possesses 25 years of experience in the healthcare sector, with positions in home medical supplies, pharmaceuticals, home health care, medical centers and hospitals. He has been honored for his achievements and collaborations with others over the years.

Fadi received a bachelor’s degree in sociology from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, N.J. He is a member of the American Chamber of Commerce as well as the Greater Flagstaff Chamber of Commerce.

Throughout his extensive healthcare career, Fadi has developed a reputation of achieving goals and motivating others.