Dr. Marc Gunter was named the first system-wide president of Mercy Clinic in February 2018. Mercy Clinic is a physician-led organization comprised of more than 2,100 primary care and specialty physicians and 1,200 other providers serving across Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Previously, Dr. Gunter served as senior vice president and chief operating officer of Mercy Clinic, with responsibility for supporting and advancing service, quality and operating performance. An OB/GYN by training, Dr. Gunter has been a Mercy physician since 1997, initially in Hot Springs, Arkansas. During his time in that community, he held multiple leadership roles including president of a 100-member multispecialty clinic. In 2012, Mercy named Gunter to the system-wide role of vice president of women’s services, and a year later to senior vice president of clinical support and women’s services.