Marla Bunker has been employed at MyMichigan Medical Center Sault (formerly War Memorial Hospital) for more than 40 years, working her way up the ranks. From early days as a certified nurse aide, then on to emergency department RN, patient care coordinator, vice president of clinical services, and finally in her current role as Chief Nursing Officer/ Chief Operations Officer.
Marla has pursued her education with equal commitment. She has an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) from Lake Superior State College, a bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) from Lake Superior State University, a master’s degree in healthcare business from Florida Institute Technology, and a project management certification from Boston University.
She was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan and graduated from Sault High School. Marla and her husband Bryant (Kelley) Bunker have three grown children.