The trustees are responsible for cost-effective policy decisions appropriate to the hospital's mission, the implementation and maintenance of high-quality services, measurement of performance, reporting of information and providing input regarding state policy, budgeting, and state and federal standards.
The board meets monthly with the CEO, chief nursing executive, chief financial officer and the administrator of patient safety.
Work Place: Nurse Practitioner
BOT: Started Sept 1, 2012, presently President of the Board
Favorite part of your responsibilities: Using my healthcare background to provide insight to supervision of Pulaski Memorial Hospital.
Spouse: Curt Leman
Children: Three sons
Interests: Family, West Central School and church activities.
Work Place: Patterson Dental Supply
BOT: Four years
Favorite part of your responsibilities: The challenge of learning as I go about healthcare from this perspective.
Spouse: Judy Poor
Son: Michael Poor
Daughter: Leslie Poor Link
Grandchildren: Raymond, Olivia and Piper Link; Elias, Leila and Abram Poor
Hobbies: Golf, biking, playing bass and 12 string guitar
Work Place: Jan to April Tax Preparation; retired from 36 years as high school math teacher
BOT: Three years
Favorite part of your responsibilities: Experiencing the healthcare business; listening and learning.
Hobbies: Gardening, reading, counted cross-stitch, driving the tractor
Work Place: Iroquois Bio-Energy Co
BOT: Three years
Favorite part of your responsibilities: I enjoy the challenge of learning more in the medical field. Working with great people all dedicated to the same purpose and goals.
Spouse: Lynne Wuethrich
Sons: Caleb, Nicholas, Mark II
Hobbies: Golf, travel, singing in Southern gospel quartet
Workplace: First National Bank of Monterey
BOT: Started July 2014
Favorite part of my responsibilities: Gaining a broader understanding of the healthcare industry
Spouse: Married 32 years
Children: Two children; five grandchildren
Hobbies: Riding our Honda Goldwing and spending time with my family
Charles Hutton, DDS
Workplace: I have a dental practice in Winamac, IN which I established in 1978.
BOT: Started September 2014; I hope to contribute to maintaining a viable high quality medical facility in our rapidly changing healthcare system
Spouse: Donna, who works as a registered dental hygienist in my practice
Children: Two children; two grandchildren
Interests: Our entire family enjoys fly fishing, camping and outdoor activities
Rex Allman, MD
Work Place: Pulaski Memorial Hospital Medical and Surgical Group
BOT: 5 months
Spouse: Nancy Allman
Hobbies: Bicycling, Golf, Boy Scouts