Gerlach, McClung named to new roles at Marshall Health


HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall Health has named Jarrett D. Gerlach, Esq., and Carrie E. McClung, M.B.A., to new leadership roles within the organization.  

Gerlach will serve as the department administrator for oncology, surgery and urology for Marshall Health and the Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. He joined Marshall Health in 2015 as an operations analyst for the orthopaedic surgery and pediatrics departments before being named department administrator for pediatrics in 2017.  Prior to his work in health care administration, Gerlach practiced law at Dinsmore & Shohl LLP and Huddleston Bolen LLP in Huntington. He is a two-time Marshall University graduate, with a bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in health care administration. He earned his Juris Doctorate from the West Virginia University College of Law and is a member of the West Virginia and Kentucky bar associations.

McClung will serve as the department administrator for Marshall Dentistry & Oral Surgery, with five general dentists, one oral and maxillofacial surgeon, three hygienists and three dental residents. She joined Marshall Health in 2011, during which time she has worked as a medical receptionist, provider enrollment coordinator and business analyst, giving her a broad range of perspectives and expertise throughout the organization. McClung has a bachelor’s degree in finance and a Master of Business Administration, both from Marshall University.

Department administrators oversee the day-to-day operations, administrative and human resources functions of Marshall Health’s 16 clinical departments.


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