Mark Carpenter

Director of Managed Care

Mark Carpenter is the Executive Director of NEA Baptist Health Services Group. The business development and managed care organization for NEA Baptist and NEA Baptist Clinic is known as NEA Baptist Health Services Group. NEA Baptist Health Services Group provides high quality, cost-effective health insurance and contracting arrangements to area businesses.

Mark joined NEA Clinic in June of 2004 as the Director of Managed Care and Business Development. Previously, he lived in Fort Smith, where he served as Executive Director at Sparks PremierCare, the managed care/business development department for Sparks Medical Center. Mark served at that capacity for 9 years.

Prior to working in Fort Smith, Mark worked for 12 years at Murray Manufacturing Company in Brentwood, TN as the Director of Benefits and later the Director of Human Resources. He has also served as a consultant for Vanderbilt Medical Center and has worked in the development of Health Maintenance Organizations in Tennessee, Georgia, and Florida. Mark received a bachelor’s degree from Auburn University in Auburn, Alabama. Following the achievement of his bachelors, Mark went on to receive a Master of Health Systems Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, Georgia.

Administrative Office
1835 Grant Ave. Jonesboro, AR 72401
Phone: 870-935-4150
Fax: 870-932-3608