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Our team is on your side.

Stephen K. Jones, Jr. Chief Executive Officer

Michael Lyons, D.O. Chief Medical Officer

Michael Lyons

"More than anything, we want to provide our patients, and this community, with the highest standard of care. For us that means offering comprehensive services, the best equipment and a beautiful, healing environment."

Experience/Offices/Academic Appointments

President, chief executive officer and board of directors
Texas Gulf Coast Medical Group

Physician, board of managers
Space Center 

Clinical assistant professor
Baylor College of Medicine

Clinical assistant professor
University of North Texas Health Science Center

Clinical Assistant Professor
University of Texas Medical Branch


  • Board-certified, American Board of Family Practice
  • D.O., University of North Texas Health Science Center
  • B.S., Southwest Texas State University

Community Service

  • Men Go Red for Women
  • American Heart Association
  • Bay Area Houston Economic Partnership
  • University of Texas Medical Branch, Teacher of Distinction (2011)
  • Bay Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Clear Lake Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Clear Creek Education Foundation

Michelle C. Henderson MSN, RN, NEA-BC, CEN Chief Nursing Officer

Ben Casmer, MHA, FACHE Chief Operating Officer

Ben Casmer

"Bay Area Regional Medical Center is founded on a very basic premise. That is that we are striving to create a safe and healing environment for you, our guest. Whether you are a member of our medical staff, a staff member or a patient, we realize you have entrusted this organization. Our goal is to earn and enhance that trust with each and every encounter, each and every day."


Administrator/chief operating officer
Northwest Medical Center - Bentonville 

Assistant CEO
Weatherford Regional Medical Center

Assistant CEO
Medical Center of South Arkansas 

Administrative specialist
Scenic Mountain Medical Center

Administrative specialist
Alta Vista Regional Medical Center


  • Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (F.A.C.H.E.) 
  • Master of Health Care Administration, Trinity University, San Antonio, Texas
  • Bachelor of Science – Biomedical Science, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas

Paul Hanson, MBA Chief Financial Officer

Mark Albright Chief Information Officer

Mark Albright

Pat Sullivan, RN, BS, MBA Chief Quality Officer

Pat Sullivan

Aletheia Lawry Vice President, Legal Services


Bachelor of Science, Business Management

Oklahoma State University


Juris Doctorate, cum laude

Oklahoma City University School of Law


Master of Laws, Health Law and Policy

University of Houston Law Center




INTEGRIS Health, Legal Services

Memorial Hermann Health System, Corporate Compliance

Houston Methodist, Business Practices

Vice-Chair, American Health Lawyers Association In-House Counsel Practice Group

Santiago Mendoza, Jr. SVP of Business Development and Marketing

Santiago Mendoza

"The era of accountability and patient-first care is here — therefore, it is imperative that we start with a culture of extremely happy employees which will lead to very satisfied patients and very engaged physicians."


President and CEO health care consultant and entrepreneur
TELEIOO Consulting, LLC

President and founder
BEST Practices - Healthcare Magazine

Director of business development
HCA, Inc.

Parkland Community Health Plan

Education/Community Involvement

  • Southwest Texas State University
  • Board member, League City Chamber of Commerce
  • Board member, Clear Creek Education Foundation
  • Board member and Chairman, Perry Family YMCA
  • Executive member, American Heart Association – Bay Area, Houston and Galveston
  • Founder and chair, Men Go Red for Women – Bay Area Houston and Galveston
  • Board member, Pearland Chamber of Commerce

Brad Horst SVP of Human Resources

Brad Horst