Health®– Grinnell Regional Medical Center (GRMC) Board of Trustees
announces its 2019-2020 officers and new members.
officers include Bill Menner, Chair, The Bill Menner Group; David Stoakes, EdD,
Chair Elect, retired superintendent Cedar Falls School District; Sally Lang, Treasurer,
retired from John Deere Company; Al Maly, Secretary, retired from AT&T/Bell
Laboratories; and Wendy Kadner, Past Chair, Divurgent. Trustee officers serve
The GRMC Board
of Trustees also welcomes three new members in 2019. Darwin Copeman, retired
Jewelers Mutual Insurance Company; Rachael Kinnick, Grinnell Area Chamber of
Commerce; and Dr. Douglas Van Daele, University of Iowa Health Care.
of the GRMC Board of Trustees include Jodi Cahalan, PhD., Des Moines University;
Ron Collins, MD, UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center Internal
Medicine; Lauren Graham, MD, UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical
Center Internal Medicine; Ed Hatcher, farmer and retired teacher; and Sarah
Smith, Grinnell College. Representing UnityPoint Health– Des Moines are David
Stark, president and CEO, and Sid Ramsey, vice-president strategic business
members of the board include Laura Ferguson, MD, UnityPoint Health –
Grinnell Regional Medical Center medical staff president; Jennifer Havens, CEO
for UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center, and,
Dennis Day, UnityPoint Health – Grinnell Regional Medical Center Foundation
The GRMC board
is responsible for overall governance of the nonprofit, private medical center.
Its primary roles include maintaining the mission and vision; strategic
planning; appointing the medical and advanced practice providers; approving the
annual budget and providing financial oversight; monitoring overall quality of
services; and appointing the chief executive.