At the Annual Meeting (June 18, 2015) of the Western Marquette County Health Foundation, the board approved it’s officers for the 2015/2016 fiscal year.
Board Chair – Ron Meyer, O.D., Meyer Family Vision
Board Vice Chair – Jeff Nyquist, Neurotrainer
Treasurer – Tom Edmark, Iron Range Agency
Secretary – Pam Roose, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
Paul Arsenault – Concepts Consulting
Steve Balbierz – (retired) Upper Peninsula Health Plan
Kevin Piggot – M.D.
Mike Prusi – (retired) Michigan State Legislature
In addition, the board approved it’s annual contract for shared services with the Greater Ishpeming-Negaunee Area Chamber of Commerce. With this renewed contract, the Western Marquette County Health Foundation board welcomes Kori Tossava as Executive Director (.25FTE) and Ashley Geist as the Marketing Coordinator (.25FTE) of the foundation. The board is confident this a strong partnership for the benefit of the community, which allows the foundation to keep the operating expenses at a minimum while maximizing the amount of grants that go out to area nonprofits.
Stay tuned for board bios and updates on the goals for the new fiscal year!