Melanie Kuehn joined LHC Group in 1999. She currently serves as division president of operations for the company’s Acadia Division. She is responsible for the overall operations and six-pillar performance for 107 home care locations across eight states with over $310 million in annual revenue. Prior to her current role, Ms. Kuehn served as the vice president of leadership development for the company from 2006-2010. She developed a leadership track for mid-level managers which is still a critical component of the company’s leadership development platform. She received a bachelor’s degree in nursing from McNeese State University in Lake Charles, La., and a master’s degree in nursing and healthcare systems management from Loyola University in New Orleans. Ms. Kuehn has over 28 years of healthcare experience.