Our Team

At Valle Vista, patients work with a multidisciplinary treatment team of mental health specialists, including psychiatrists, nurse practitioners,  master’s-level therapists and nurses providing 24-hour nursing care.   Our compassionate and caring medical and administrative personnel are committed to providing patients with a safe and comfortable treatment experience.

Mental Health Hospital Leadership

Sherri Jewett, CEO, Valle Vista Health System

Sherri Jewett was named Chief Executive Officer in August of 2011. She joined Valle Vista from Horizon Health, where she served as vice president of operations. With nearly thirty five years of executive experience, Sherri has extensive knowledge of the behavioral health field.

Sherri holds a strong record of business growth and outstanding regulatory compliance, while achieving clinical and operational goals and exceeding patient and referral satisfaction measures. She holds a master’s degree in hospital administration/public health from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a bachelor’s in business administration from Southwest Baptist University (Missouri).

Clinical Leadership

Jennifer Comer, MD, Medical Director

Board-certified adult and child and adolescent psychiatrist Jennifer Comer, MD, joined Valle Vista in 2007. Dr. Comer previously served as the chief resident of psychiatry at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis, where she also completed her medical degree and fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry.

As medical director, Dr. Comer oversees Valle Vista’s quality of care. Her leadership skills have been recognized with many honors and awards, and she is proud of her involvement with the  American Psychiatric Association and the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.