MNC welcomes new administrator
Manila Nursing Center welcomed Jerod Straver, new administrator.
Straver is a native of Trumann. After graduation from Trumann High School, he graduated from Arkansas State University in 2010.
He has always wanted to care for people and going into the long-term health care business gives him the opportunity to help others.
"I want to make sure people who need care receive the best," he said. "I have had a great start here. I have an excellent team at MNC. I am blessed with the opportunity to come here. It is a wonderful facility to start my career as administrator.
Former administrator Shari Doty relocated to a nursing home facility in Jonesboro.
MNC is a 70-bed home.
Straver and his wife, Erika have a two year old son, Ian. Mrs. Straver is a LPN at St. Bernards.