Pender Community Hospital is pleased to welcome new CFO Beth Wewel, MPA, and the new director of Little Sprouts Child Development Center, Ashley Tremayne-Ziska, to the community.

CFO Beth Wewel, MPA 

After graduating with a master’s degree in public administration, Beth accrued two decades of financial experience in the healthcare industry and continued her education, earning a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Her combination of education and experience provides her with the skills necessary to successfully manage the financial needs of Pender Community Hospital.

In addition to working for multiple healthcare systems, Beth worked at the Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services where she helped increase revenue, streamline financial processes and balance budgets–all while helping to create an exceptional patient experience. Her talent for financial analysis, leadership and strategic planning make her ideal for Pender Community Hospital’s CFO position.

Beth is excited to join the community and enjoy the best that rural living has to offer.

Little Sprouts Director Ashley Tremayne-Ziska

Ashley is a mother of four and passionate about providing a nurturing and educational environment for children. She graduated from UNK with bachelor’s degrees in history and social science education with an emphasis in sociology and is pursuing a master’s degree in school counseling. 

After serving as the youth theater program director at the Sioux City Community Theater, Ashley was inspired to follow her passion to work with children and join the Little Sprouts team. She is excited to find new ways to foster social and emotional development in children through educational and engaging programs.

Ashley enjoys meeting new people and is eager to get to know more families in the community.