Our Leadership

Rock Bordelon

Rock Bordelon

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Bordelon serves as President and CEO of Allegiance Health Management. Mr. Bordelon brings operational expertise with a personal touch to the acute and post-acute healthcare industry. Prior to founding AHM, he served as a senior level vice president over eight rehabilitation hospitals throughout the southern states. Other previous tenures include Chief Executive Officer of an acute care hospital, Chief Executive Officer of a geriatric psychiatric hospital, and held corporate director titles for two separate healthcare companies over multiple hospitals.

Dick Merk

Executive Vice President & Vice President of Human Resources

Mr. Merk has over 30 years of senior management experience in a variety of positions and specialties. His previous tenure includes Senior Vice President of Camelot Health Care overseeing twenty-two facilities. His responsibilities included development of multiple Long Term Acute Care facilities and Rehabilitation units in Louisiana and Texas.

In addition, Richard served in the capacity of Vice President of the Long-Term Care Hospital Division Summit Health Care Corporation. This role included responsibility for new growth in the Long Term Acute Care Division. He developed and successfully operated four new Long Term Acute Care facilities in three states.

Richard Reynolds

Vice President of Legal Affairs

Mr. Reynolds is the newest member of the Allegiance team. He comes to the organization after a 25 year career in private practice specializing in all areas of corporate law with a major emphasis on corporate reorganization. Mr. Reynolds served as partner of his prior firm and has been named one of the “Best Lawyers in Shreveport” on multiple occasions. He holds the prestigious “AV” rating from Martindale Hubble, a peer review designation signifying excellence in legal skills and ethical conduct.

Don Cameron

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Cameron has over 23 years of senior management experience in a variety of healthcare positions. He began his healthcare career in June of 1981 with one of the largest acute care systems, Humana. He held the position of Associate Executive Director of Finance initially and Regional Associate Financial Director over 22 acute care and Psychiatric hospitals in 3 states.

While fulfilling his tenure as CEO of the largest LTACH in Louisiana, he was elected President of the Louisiana LTACH coalition. He was responsible for organizing the various LTACH providers and to lobby in our nation's capital for the LTACH industry.

Before joining Allegiance Health Management, Mr. Cameron served as Vice- President of a Louisiana based LTACH Company and Co-founder and owner of a LTACH/Rehab consultant company.

He was appointed by Governor Blanco and Senator Breaux to serve as a delegate at the Louisiana Health Care Summit held in February 2004. He is currently a representative on the healthcare consortium for the northwest Louisiana region.

Scott Markstrom

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Markstrom has over 20 years of experience in various positions and companies. From working for a large Fortune 500 company to owning/operating his own healthcare ventures, from Senior Accountant positions to President/CFO duties, Scott has a wide range of experience that can help in many areas. Scott has worked in numerous facets of the healthcare industry including: Acute, Critical Access, LTAC, Physical Rehab, Psychiatric, Nursing Home, Assisted Living, Independent Living, DME, as well as Orthotic and Prosthetics. Prior to joining Allegiance Health Management, Scott was the VP of Accounting for a National Nursing Home and Independent/Assisted Living company in multiple states with revenues exceeding $400M.