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.

Valerie Leman

Valerie Leman

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.

Courtney Poor

Courtney Poor

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

Cheryl Scheffer

Cheryl Scheffer

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

Mark Wuethrich

Mark Wuethrich

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

Daughter: Annie

Hobbies: Golf, travel, singing in Southern gospel quartet

Julie Girton

Julie Girton

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

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

Rex Allman, MD

Work Place: Pulaski Memorial Hospital Medical and Surgical Group

BOT: 5 months

Spouse: Nancy Allman

Hobbies: Bicycling, Golf, Boy Scouts

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