Mehgan McCrickard ’03

Chief operations officer, Johnson Health Center 


McCrickard, who holds a B.A. in psychology from the College, currently serves as the Chief Operations Officer for Johnson Health Center in Madison Heights, Virginia. As COO, she oversees patient access areas of the health center, health center infrastructure and IT, as well as the clinical Dental and Behavioral Health Departments.

She is the primary grant writer for Johnson Health Center and is responsible for health center growth and development, having opened six new clinical service delivery sites and two mobile clinics since 2014.

Prior to working in her current role, McCrickard served as Community Outreach Coordinator and has worked as a Behavioral Health Clinician at JHC as well as in a residential detoxification and crisis stabilization unit. She is passionate about improving access to care for vulnerable populations and has been working in this capacity for nearly 20 years.

She is a graduate of Leadership Lynchburg’s inaugural LL2.0 class and previously served on the Leadership Lynchburg Advisory Council, including one year as chairperson. Additionally, she is an enthusiastic supporter of youth sports and enjoys serving the community by volunteering as a coach for Amherst County Parks and Recreation.