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New Terms for Officers and Board Begin

New Terms for Officers and Board Begin

A new term has begun for the VHCA Board of Directors as of January 1, 2016.


Vernon Baker, Chairman

Vernon M. Baker, Dogwood Village of Orange County

Vice Chair
David Tucker, CCR

Robbie Dalton, American HealthCare, LLC

Immediate Past Chair
David Abraham, Beth Sholom Village

Assisted Living Director
Christine Smith, Heritage Green Assisted Living – Mechanicsville

Associate Member Director
Rob Giannini, The Commonwealth Group

Proprietary Directors
Paul Clements, Golden Living
Sam Marsh, Autumn Corporation

Not-For-Profit Directors
Jim Musgrave, Lucy Corr Village
Tom Orsini, Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital

At Large Directors
William Fralin, Jr., Medical Facilities of America, Inc.
Mary Smith, LifePoint Health

Central District Director
Tom May, The Village at Gordon House

Northern District Director
Deb Kline, The Jefferson

Richmond District Director
Derrick Kendall, Lucy Corr Village

Roanoke District Director
Ben Higgins, Brandon Oaks Nursing & Rehab Center

Tidewater District Director
Chris Acorn, Princess Anne Health & Rehabilitation Center

Western District Director
Jerry Carpenter, Trinity Mission Health & Rehab of Hillsville

The Board has scheduled quarterly meetings for February 24, May 3, August 2, and November 1.

VHCA-VCAL would like to thank the following individuals who completed their terms on the Board of Directors at the end of 2015:

Betty DeOrnellas, Sentara MeadowView Terrace, Richmond District Director
Sarah Marks, Chiles Healthcare Consulting, LLC, Vice Chair
Angela Moore, Heritage Hall – Dillwyn, Central District Director
Dave Rumford, Birmingham Green, Not-for-Profit Director
Doug Suddreth, Autumn Corporation, Immediate Past Chairman
David Tucker, CCR, Proprietary Director
Jim Wooddell, Waddell Nursing and Rehab, Proprietary Director

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