Health Care Administrator of the Year Finalist: Melanie Edens, NEA Baptist by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 11/7/2016 12:00 am Updated 2 years ago Melanie Edens, assistant hospital administrator for NEA Baptist Health System in Jonesboro, earned her management stripes in the same front line roles as the people she now leads. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.