Our Staff


Joni is our Health Programs Coordinator. She has been at the health department since 2005. Her duties include Immunization Programing, WIC, Safe Kids Programs and Emergency Management. She is also a Certified Car Seat Technician. Joni lives with her husband Bryan and daughter Brylee here in Princeton.

E-Mail: Joni.Williams@lpha.mo.gov


Gina is our administrator.  She has worked at the office since 2002.  During that time she has experience with Public Health, Home Health, Immunizations, Office Visits including lab draws, WIC services, Communicable Disease, Lead and Prenatal Case Management.  Gina enjoys serving the community.


Email:  Gina.Finney@lpha.mo.gov


Bonnie was born and raised in Montana.  In 2000 she moved to Missouri for her husband’s occupation.  She has two children – a 31 yr old daughter who is an RN and an ER manager at a local hospital.  Her son is 27 yrs old and works and lives in Montana for an Energy Corporation.  Bonnie loves fishing, hunting, gardening, and riding horses.  Bonnie loves nursing and caring for others.  One of her favorite quotes is: “Always remember you are braver than you believe. Stronger than you see.  Smarter than you think. And loved more than you know.”


Email address: bonnie.banion@lpha.mo.gov



Lexie is a Registered Nurse from Trenton, Missouri.  She works in environmental public health as well as COVID-19 and adult immunization coordination.  Her job is to conduct food, lodging, and childcare inspections; coordinator vaccination clinics; and educate about COVID-19 and the vaccine.  Lexie loves her family, her (7) dogs, and Jesus.  She is excited to work in public health and help her community.





Rose was born and raised in the mountains of western Idaho. She moved to Missouri with her husband and children in 2006. Rose loves spending time with her family and serving in her church.  She loves to read, garden, and help others. During her nursing career, she has worked in pediatrics, oncology, home health, and hospice. She is looking forward to getting to know her Princeton community better by joining our Mercer County Health Department team this year.


email:  rose.wright@lpha.mo.gov