Leadership & Staff

Lisa Watson

Lisa Watson

Chief Executive Officer

Lisa has more than 20 years of healthcare experience. Most recently, she served as the director of physician services at Saline Memorial Hospital before rejoining St. Vincent Rehabilitation Hospital in 2010. Lisa graduated cum laude from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock with a bachelor’s degree in health sciences. She is currently working on a master’s degree in healthcare administration. Lisa is a member of the Arkansas Hospital Association and the Arkansas Board of Health Education.
Dr. Kevin Collins

Kevin Collins, M.D.

Medical Director

Dr. Collins attended the University of California obtaining a bachelor’s degree in biology in 1984. He later went to the University of Southern California Medical School and graduated in 1989 with a medical doctorate. In 1993 Dr. Collins completed his physical medicine and rehabilitation residency at the University of Cincinnati.

Kevin Collins, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.

Bob Blevins

Bob Blevins

Plant Operations Director

Bob joined St. Vincent Rehabilitation Hospital in 2010. He has 32 years of experience in the fields of electrical, heating/air construction and 12 years experience in healthcare maintenance. Bob holds an associate degree in business and maintains an electrical master's license and a master’s license in heating and air conditioning. Bob is a member of the American Society for Healthcare Engineers.
bruce sanderson

Bruce Sanderson, M.D.

Program Director

Dr. Sanderson attended Arkansas State University and obtained a bachelor’s degree in biology with honors in 1968. He obtained his Medical Doctorate in 1976 from the University of Arkansas Medical School. In 1981 Dr. Sanderson helped open the first rehabilitation facility in central Arkansas. In addition to the services he provides as program director, he has a successful Internal Medicine Practice in Little Rock.

Dr. Bruce Sanderson is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.

Stacy Sawyer

Stacy Sawyer, MS, CCC, SLP

Therapy Operations Director

Stacy began her career with our hospital in 2001 as a speech language pathologist. In 2011, she became the director of therapy operations. Stacy received a master’s degree in speech language pathology from the University of Central Arkansas. She is a member of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association and the Arkansas Hospital Association.
Stacy Shilling

Stacy Shilling


With over 16 years in financial leadership experience in both healthcare and aviation, Stacy is our newest member of the leadership team.  Stacy began her career in public accounting and has held an active CPA license since 1992.  She graduated from Hendrix College with honors earning a bachelor’s degree in economics and business.  She is also a member of the AICPA and the Arkansas State Society of CPAs.  

Debbie Taylor

Debbie Taylor, RN

Area Marketing Director

Debbie brings more than 16 years of registered nursing experience to the hospital. Debbie’s career branched from an acute setting, home health, psychological and physical rehabilitation. She strives on a daily basis to promote team building, leadership and education to the community on the benefits of physical rehabilitation. She is involved with many area community organizations to promote St. Vincent Rehabilitation Hospital in the Central Arkansas Metro area.