Geary Community Healthcare Foundation
Supporting Healthcare Today and Tomorrow
The mission of the Geary Community Healthcare Foundation is to raise funds for the support of healthcare programs at Geary Community Hospital and in Geary County.
Sharolyn Adams ~ Administrative Assistant
Sharolyn Adams joined the Geary Community Healthcare Foundation in January, 2015. She is a graduate of Chapman High School and Manhattan Area Technical School. Sharolyn and her husband Jerry recently moved their farming operation from Mitchell County to Dickinson County to be closer to Kansas State, family and friends. They attend Zion Brethren in Christ Church near Abilene. Sharolyn has volunteered in the Kansas State University football press box since 1989. In her spare time Sharolyn enjoys family activities, attending Kansas State men’s basketball and football games, gardening and spending time on their farm with their cats, dog, miniature ponies & donkeys and cattle.
Delivering Change: Healthy Moms -
Jill Nelson ~ GCHF Director of Development and Delivering Change Program Coordinator
Jill (Volland) Nelson, a native of Junction City and graduate of Junction City High School, joined the Geary Community Healthcare Foundation in October, 2011. Jill holds a Bachelor’s degree in Music Theatre from Kansas State University. She and husband David, a firefighter/EMT with the Junction City Fire Department, are parents to Kael, Emmalynne, the late Luke, and David’s daughter, Isabelle. As a SIDS parent, Jill holds a deep passion and interest in improving the health of mothers and infants in Geary County. In her spare time Jill enjoys performing, reading, hiking and playing with her kids.
Shirley Robinson ~ Lead OB Navigator
Shirley Robinson is from Jefferson, South Dakota but grew up just outside of Atlanta,
Georgia. She started working for Delivering Change: Healthy Moms -
Mattie Kay Stewart -
Mattie Kay Stewart is a Licensed Masters Social Worker in the State of Kansas and
is one of two OB Navigators working for Delivering Change: Healthy Moms -
Ashley (Powers) King -
Ashley (Powers) King is a native of Junction City and graduate of Junction City High School. Ashley holds a degree in Business Management/Marketing from Bryan College. Ashley and her husband, Andrew, a realtor for Remax Signature Properties, are parents to Mallory. Ashley is passionate about the health and wellness of women in Geary County and is honored to be working with such a wonderful organization that gives back to her hometown community. In her spare time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
Shanea Bea -
Shanea Bea grew up in Topeka and graduated from Kansas State University in May 2009
with a Bachelor’s degree in Family Studies and Human Services. Her husband Matthew
and Shanea are parents to Savannah and Maddox. Shanea started working for Delivering
Change: Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies in February 2017 as the Teen Pregnancy Targeted
Case Manager, where she works with pregnant and postpartum teens up to the age of
21. It is Shanea’s goal to ensure that all pregnant and parenting teens have access
to services and programs in the Geary County community and are able to increase their