4 New Market Dr, Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 369-6401

Management Team

Ken Levering

Ken has been with Delaware Court Healthcare Center since 2003, and with Levering Management since 1992. Originally from Fredericktown, Ohio, he now lives in Powell, Ohio with his wife Suzanne and his three children: Karla, Kristen, and Kelly.

Ken is a graduate of Ashland University with a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree of Business Administration. He is also the youngest son of Bruce and Joan Levering, founders of Levering Management. He is a past board member of the Ohio Healthcare Association and currently serves on the Board of Directors at Levering Management, Inc.

Rajnish Gupta, MD
Medical Director

Dr. Rajnish Gupta earned his medical degree from the University Of Delhi, India in 1985 with honors. He also trained as a surgeon and has Master of Surgery and Fellowship from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in the United Kingdom.

Dr. Gupta then came to New York to complete his family practice residency in 1996. He then came to Ohio and joined a practice in Monroe County.

Dr. Gupta now lives and practices in Westerville with his wife. They have two children who reside in Columbus. He enjoys a variety of things in his free time such as playing the piano and violin, playing golf, sailing, snorkeling and scuba diving.

Kathy Simpkins
Business Office Receptionist
Debbie Rinehart
MDS Nurse

Debbie is a Marysville native. She attended The Ohio State University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing. She has been working in the medical field for 46 years! Debbie enjoys playing with her grandchildren, hiking, reading, needlecrafts, and gardening.

Debbie’s favorite thing about Delaware Court is the family-feeling atmosphere of the facility!

Centra Meyer, R.N.
Director of Nursing

Centra became a nurse in 2004. She is wound care certified and has an advanced education in infection control. She’s certified in nurse leadership and knowledgeable in antibiotic stewardship, making her a wonderful asset to the Delaware Court team.

Mary Ellen Bailey, LPN
Admissions/Social Services

Mary Ellen graduated from Tri-Rivers LPN program and received her LPN degree in 1996. She has worked as a staff nurse in various long-term care facilities and has been with Delaware Court Healthcare Center for 12 of those years.  Mary Ellen accepted the Admissions/Social Services position at Delaware Court in 2016. She is raising two girls on a small farm near Sparta Ohio, where they grow and sell hay.  She enjoys spending time with her dog and also spending time with family working on her restored 1963 Ford Galaxy.

Heather Howard, RN
Certified Nurse Practitioner

Heather is a Family Nurse Practitioner who has practiced in many areas of long term care throughout her nursing career.   She is a 1994 graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University, where she earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She earned her Master of Science of Nursing in 2003 from Otterbein University.  She is currently maintains certifications in her professional areas of interest which include becoming a Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse, a Certified Dementia Practitioner, and a Certified Wound Specialist.

Heather is a life-long resident of Delaware, Ohio where she resides with her family. She enjoys outdoor activities, caring for her dogs, and cheering on her favorite athletic teams.

Mackenzie Ruhl
Activities Director/Social Services

Mckenzie Ruhl is the Activities Director for Delaware Court Healthcare Center in Delaware, Ohio. She has been with us since December of 2019.  Mackenzie received a Bachelor’s in Applied Health Science from Bowling Green State University. Outside of work she enjoys reading, painting, and crafting. Her and her dog currently live in Mount Gilead, Ohio.

Jessica Webster
Dietary Manager
Jana Watterson
Office Manager

Jana holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Wright State University and is a life-long resident of the Delaware community. She has been an office manager for several companies before coming to Delaware Court Healthcare in 2016. Jana loves her two pugs and frequently visits her grandchild with her son and daughter-in-law also live in Delaware.