Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System (SVMHS) is accepting applications
to fill a vacancy on the Board of Directors. This position fills the unexpired
term of former board member Rafael Garcia who recently resigned due to
Salinas Valley Memorial is a public district Healthcare System and is governed
by a publicly elected Board of Directors, each serving a staggered, four-year
term, and each representing a specific zone within the district. Board
members receive a $100 stipend for each meeting attended with a maximum
of $500 per month.
The appointee must be a registered voter and a resident of the Salinas
Valley Memorial Healthcare System District Zone 3. The person appointed
to this position must not have plans to move from Zone 3 before the end
of the term on December 4, 2020.
Chris Orman represents District 1 and is President of the SVMHS Board
of Directors. Margaret D’Arrigo-Martin is Vice President and represents
District 4, Carmen Gil, MPA serves as Secretary and represents District
5, newly elected member and Assistant Treasurer Carissa Purnell, EdD represents
District 2. Board meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of each month
except for the months of November and December, when meetings are held
on the third Thursday of the month.
The Board of Directors intends to make the appointment to fill this vacancy
on March 16, 2017 at 8:30am. Applications will be accepted until 5:00
pm on February 28th, 2017 and are available at
svmh.com/BoardVacancy. They are also available in the main lobby of Salinas Valley Memorial
Hospital located at 450 East Romie Lane in Salinas or by calling 831-755-0741.
All applications should be submitted on line or returned to the Office
of the CEO, 450 E. Romie Lane, Salinas, CA 93901.