John Antes was named president of Missouri Baptist Medical Center in March 2013. Consistently recognized among the top 5 percent of hospitals in the nation for clinical quality, Missouri Baptist is rated among top Missouri hospitals for cardiac surgery and cardiac care and is designated by the National Cancer Institute as one of 63 Community Clinical Oncology programs in the nation.
Antes joined BJC in 2005 and became president of BJC's hospitals in St. Charles County, Missouri – Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital and Progress West HealthCare Center -- serving one of the fastest-growing communities in the St. Louis metropolitan region. Previously, he served with MedCath Incorporated as president and CEO of the Heart Hospital of Milwaukee.
Antes holds a master’s degree in health administration from Washington University. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration at Memphis State University.
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Mitchell Botney has been in private practice at Missouri Baptist since 1999. He is board-certified in internal and pulmonary medicine. He earned his medical degree from Ohio State University College of Medicine, completed his internship and residency at Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine and held clinical and research fellowships in respiratory and critical care at Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Botney taught at Washington University School of Medicine as an Assistant Professor of Medicine, was involved in pulmonary research and is the author of 35 journal articles.
Vice President of Operations, Missouri Baptist Medical Center
Mike comes to MoBap with nearly 25 years of working with and leading people at all levels of an organization. He has served BJC HealthCare since 2008 as a vice president within Information Services responsible for the information technology needs and support of our Community Hospitals and BJC Medical Group. Prior to joining BJC HealthCare, Mike served University Hospitals (UH) as their Associate and Interim Chief Information Officer.
Vice President and Chief Nurse Executive
Tim Mislan joined Missouri Baptist Medical Center in March 2007. He previously served as vice president of Patient Care Services and chief nurse executive at Alton Memorial Hospital where he directed nursing care, pharmacy operations, case management, professional education, clinical information systems, regulatory compliance and process improvement. Prior to that, he served as clinical director of Patient Care Services at Christian Hospital.
He holds a master’s degree in biochemistry from the University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, a bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Oklahoma, Norman, and a bachelor’s degree in Biology from Bowling Green State University.
Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Tony Noronha joined Missouri Baptist Medical Center in March 2006. He previously served as chief financial officer for two health care systems and five different hospitals in California and the Midwest. His last position was at St. John’s Regional Medical Center, Joplin, Missouri. As chief financial officer, Noronha maximizes the Hospital’s assets to improve the health of the community.
Noronha holds a bachelor’s degree in business with an accounting concentration from San Francisco State University.
Vice President, Missouri Baptist Healthcare Foundation
Debra Victor joined the Hospital in January 1997. She works with donors from across the community to raise funds that support the hospital’s mission. She also oversees the hospital volunteers who provide a variety of important services.
Before joining Missouri Baptist Medical Center, Victor was director of Development for Major Gifts at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. She received her bachelor’s degree from DePauw University, Greencastle, Indiana.
Vice President of Human Resources and Organizational Effectiveness
Sandra Young joined Missouri Baptist in December 2010. She previously served as director of human resources and organizational effectiveness for Barnes-Jewish Hospital. Prior to that, Young held increasingly responsible Human Resources positions at Charter Communications in St. Louis, General Electric in New York and PepsiCo in a variety of locations including Texas, New York and California.
Young received her master's degree in global management from the University of Phoenix and her bachelor's degree in psychology from Iona College, New Rochelle, New York. Young also is certified in Six Sigma and Prosci Change Management Methodology and recently earned the Senior Professional in Human Resources distinction.