Salem, VA (November 6, 2017) - Bluefield, West Virginia native, Stacey Thompson Mulkey, has been named Director of the Emergency Department (ED) at LewisGale Medical Center in Salem, Virginia. Stacey joined LewisGale Medical Center in 2003 after graduating from Virginia Western Community College. She started her career at LewisGale Medical Center in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Once she transferred to the ED in 2004, she has held various positions, including lead charge nurse, forensic nurse examiner, Chest Pain Coordinator, and Assistant Director.
Stacey earned her Bachelor Degree from Grand Canyon University and also obtained her certification in Emergency Nursing. In 2015, Stacey was accepted into the HCA Director Development Program for Emergency Services. In this role, she spent a year traveling to various divisions throughout the United States. After graduating from the program in 2016, she returned to LewisGale Medical Center to assume the role of Director of Clinical Operations.
A graduate of Bluefield High School, Stacey is the daughter of James and Linda Thompson of Bluefield, West Virginia. She is married to Scott Mulkey, formerly of Bluefield, Virginia. Stacey and Scott reside in Roanoke with their two children, Jack and Abby.