Office of the CEO

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Jody Flurie

Leadership Support Specialist

Jody serves the office of the President as a Leadership Support Specialist. In her previous role, Jody served as the Director of Spiritual Ministry and Development Support. Jody is passionate about the gospel, and only slightly less so about […]


Mark Knecht

Chief Financial Officer

Mark Knecht serves as the Chief Financial Officer of CURE International and is responsible for all the financial operations of the organization.

Prior to joining CURE, Mark served as Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis of a publicly traded senior care company. He also served in various accounting and finance functions at […]

Roger Spoelman

Roger Spoelman

Interim President & CEO

Roger Spoelman serves as the Interim President and Chief Executive Officer of CURE International as well as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mercy Health, a regional network of hospitals, physician organizations, and health network operations in Western and Northern Michigan. He is also a Regional Executive for Trinity Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States. Roger has held positions of leadership in healthcare for more than thirty years and has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions, community health improvement, leadership development, physician integration, physician groups, and governance. […]


Brian Van Hall

Chief Mission Integration Officer

Brian is humbled and honored to serve as Chief Mission Integration Officer for CURE International. As a retired U.S. Army Medical Service Corps officer, he brings over 25 years of leadership experience in operations and administration across diverse settings. Prior to joining CURE, Brian was a Director of Operations in a non-profit health system in Michigan, […]


Joel Worrall

Chief Technology Officer

As the Chief Technology Officer, Joel leads CURE’s technology, marketing, creative, and CUREkids.

Since 1999, he has been working with Internet-based technology – delivering, supporting, and selling software solutions as an architect, executive, and consultant. At CURE, Joel and his team are working with open platforms and open source communities to pioneer ways for software […]


Jason Yakelis

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Partnership Development

As CURE’s SVP for Strategy and Partnership Development, Jason serves as the organization’s strategic planning (StratOp) champion, guiding CURE’s leadership in the operationalization of its current plan and serving as lead facilitator in rolling out StratOp throughout the CURE network. Jason also serves as a board member for CURE’s sister affiliate, CURE International UK, as well as a liaison with other funding and operational partners. […]