Dr. Randy Ellis

A native of Western North Carolina, Dr. Randy Ellis is a board-certified emergency physician who practiced for 34 years before retiring to her home town of Spruce Pine. During her career, Dr. Ellis specialized in emergency department efficiency and effectiveness, working to improve processes and patient flow in multiple EDs around the country, as well as in industrial wellness clinics and free-standing emergency clinics.

Since retiring in 2012, Dr. Ellis has resided in Spruce Pine with her husband, Charles Shuffler. Serving on the BRRH Foundation Board since 2013, she has acted as a community liaison, helping to communicate the needs and progress of BRRH to the community.