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Leadership Mendocino Celebrates Health Day

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Gwen Matthews, CEO, UVMC; Linnea Hunter, CEO, MCHC; Frederick Rundlet, Executive Director, Consolidated Tribal Health Project; and James Diaz, D.C.As part of the curriculum for Leadership Mendocino, the class of XIX (19) celebrated Health Day at Ukiah Valley Medical Center on January 20. Ann Cole, executive director for Leadership Mendocino, says the goal of Health Day is to gain an understanding of the health and human services agencies available in Mendocino County.

“We use this day to explore some of the challenges and opportunities facing these services,” commented Cole.

Healthcare leaders across the county participated in Health Day including Gwen Matthews, CEO, Ukiah Valley Medical Center; Stacey Cryer, Director, County Health & Human Services Agency; Linnea Hunter, CEO, Mendocino Community Health Clinic, Inc.; James A. Diaz, D.C.; Heidi Cusick Dickerson, District Representative for Congressman Mike Thompson; Raymond Hino, CEO, Mendocino Coast District Hospital; Carmel Angelo, CEO, County of Mendocino; MaryLou Leonard, Deputy Director, HHSA, Adult and Aging Services Division; Karen Rizzolo, Integrated Care Coordinator, Mendocino Community Health Clinic, Inc.; Douglas Rosoff, MD, Ukiah VA Outpatient Clinic; Karin Wandrei, LCSW, Phd, Executive Director, Mendocino County Youth Project; Linda Helland, Program Administrator, HHSA, Community Health Services-Prevention; Frederick Rundlet, Executive Director, Consolidated Tribal Health Project; and Senior Program Specialist, HHSA, Community Health Services-Prevention.

There are 32 members in the class of XIX representing private businesses, corporations, industries, non-profit agencies, and Native American organizations.

(Pictured: PANEL PRESENTATION for Leadership Mendocino on the overview of Mendocino County Health and Human Services system are (left to right): Gwen Matthews, CEO, UVMC; Linnea Hunter, CEO, MCHC; Frederick Rundlet, Executive Director, Consolidated Tribal Health Project; and James Diaz, D.C.) 
 

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