Margaret Owens, Chief Operating Officer

Having a degree in Art, Margaret never expected to end up in Healthcare Practice Management. Margaret became a Certified Medical Manager in 1997 while living in her home state of Mississippi serving as Administrator of Children’s Medical Group, P.A. Margaret went on to become a Certified Medical Practice Executive through the Medical Group Management Association. Margaret has also achieved certification thru the American Institute of Healthcare Compliance as a Certified HIPAA Compliance Officer.

Margaret joined the Mercy team in June of 2006 and is pleased to now be using her skills for God’s business. She has been married for 40 years to her high school sweetheart, Butch Owens. They have two grown children and 5 grandchildren. Her hobbies include painting (of course) and spending time with her family.