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D. Melody Trimble


Sparks Health System

Fort Smith

Age: 53

D. Melody Trimble

Melody Trimble became the CEO of Sparks Health System in Fort Smith in December 2009. Trimble had been the CEO at Venice Regional Medical Center in Venice, Fla. In 2010, she was awarded Chief Executive Officer of the Year by Health Management Associates. The Sparks Health System, which has more than 1,900 employees, includes the Sparks Regional Medical Center, 36 clinics and a physician group with more than 80 members.