Leadership & Staff

Jennifer Brewer

Jennifer Brewer

Area CEO

Jennifer Brewer has served as a chief executive officer with HealthSouth since 2009. She received her undergraduate degree from Southern Illinois University Carbondale, in Carbondale, IL and her master’s degree in healthcare administration from Barry University in Miami Shores, FL. Jennifer began her career at HealthSouth Plano Rehabilitation Hospital in 2009 and transferred in 2017 to HealthSouth The Woodlands, where she serves as the area chief executive officer for both The Woodlands and Vision Park Hospitals. Jennifer brings years of leadership experience to the market with a leading presence in business development and employee engagement.

Travis Hird, MD

Travis Hird, MD

Medical Director

Dr. Hird is a specialist in physical medicine and rehabilitation and provides inpatient rehabilitation services for patients at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital at Vision Park. After growing up in The Woodlands, he attended the University of Texas at Austin and completed his medical school training at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He completed his residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and is board- certified by the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. He returned to his hometown and began his practice in 2003. Dr. Hird's practice focuses on inpatient rehabilitation at several local hospitals with the primary goal of restoring function to improve his patient's quality of life. He served as the medical director at Reliant Rehabilitation Hospital in The Woodlands over the past seven years and transitioned into the medical director of HealthSouth Vision Park in 2015.

Virginia Champagne

Virginia Champagne

Director of Therapy Operations

Ginger has been a physical therapist for more than 23 years, obtaining her bachelor’s degree in physical therapy from Louisiana State University Medical Center. She has experience in many areas of rehabilitation but has a special love for geriatrics and inpatient rehabilitation. After moving to the area in 2008, she began her career with HealthSouth Vision Park as a staff physical therapist.  In 2012, she was promoted to the director of therapy operations.

Bobby Conteh

Bobby Conteh, LPN

PAS Coordinator

Bobby brings 20 years of nursing experience to HealthSouth Vision Park. He started his career with the hospital in 2013 as staff nurse and became the PAS Coordinator in February of 2016. He went to Delaware County College where he obtained his Licensed Practical Nurse certificate.

Di’Angela “Angie” Daughtry

Di’Angela “Angie” Daughtry, BHA, MBA

Director of Case Management

Angie has more than 17 years of experience in healthcare, with seven years focused in the areas of case management and discharge planning. She earned an undergraduate degree in health administration from Texas Southern University and a master’s in business administration from Belhaven University. Angie is currently pursuing her certification in case management.

Michael Flanagan

Michael Flanagan

Director of Plant Operations/ Safety Officer

Michael is responsible for the physical environment at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital The Woodlands. His duties include regulatory compliance for TJC/CMS/TDH and OSHA as well as the day-to-day operations of the maintenance, environmental and dietary departments. Michael is a Texas Master Electrician with an extensive background in healthcare construction as well as facility management. He is an active member of TAHFM, ASHE, NFPA, FEMA and actively participates in the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council. 

Susan Forni

Susan Forni, MBA, BSN, RN, NE-BC

Chief Nursing Officer

Susan has been employed at HealthSouth since October 1, 2015. She has more than 41 years of nursing experience in acute and rehabilitative care. She achieved an associate’s degree in nursing from New Mexico State University, a bachelor’s degree in the nursing from the West Texas A&M University and a general master’s degree in business administration from Wayland Baptist University with a specialty in Human Resource Management. She is a member of the American Nurses Association, Texas Nurses Association and Association of Rehabilitation Nurses.

Valerie Wells

Valerie Wells, MBA

Director of Human Resources

Valerie Wells has served as a director of human resources with HealthSouth since 1995. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Houston and her master’s degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee at Martin. Valerie began her career at HealthSouth Cane Creek Rehabilitation Hospital in Martin, Tennessee, and then transferred to HealthSouth The Woodlands in 2007. Valerie continues to serve The Woodlands team but also began serving as the human resources director for the Vision Park HealthSouth in 2015.