Hospital welcomes new and renewing board members; announces officers and new chief of staff

South Peninsula Hospital, Inc. Board of Directors welcomes a new board member and re-appoints three.  Lane Chesley was appointed in January to serve for one year in a vacated seat, and Vickey Hodnik, DDS, Matt Hambrick, and David Groesbeck were all re-appointed to three year seats at the December meeting.

The new officers were elected for the year as follows:   Mathew Hambrick, President; Julie Woodworth, Vice President; David Groesbeck, Treasurer; and Bernadette Wilson, Secretary.

Sarah Spencer, DO, family practice physician specializing in addiction medicine at Homer Medical Center and Ninilchik Community Clinic, was elected by the Medical Staff as the 2016 Chief of Staff.   Chief-of-Staff elect is Rob Downey, MD.

The hospital’s operating board of directors meets on the fourth Wednesday of every month, however the February meeting has been changed to Thursday, February 25th at 7pm in the South Peninsula Hospital conference room. The meeting is open to the public.