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New Mendocino Region Controller Appointed


Aaron Poole has accepted the position of Mendocino Regional Controller for Howard Memorial Hospital (HMH) and Ukiah Valley Medical Center (UVMC), according to Brandon Parker, Vice President of Finance for both HMH and UVMC.

“I am excited to welcome Aaron to the finance teams of both HMH and UVMC,” stated Parker. “He is a continuous student, enjoys learning and brings a varied skill set to this position. I’m confident that Aaron’s collaborative work style will be well received at both campuses.”

Poole received his BBA from Walla Walla University and is currently pursuing his MBA. He is a CPA with previous health care experience in the Adventist Health system, including planning and implementation of a new budget management reporting software. Aaron and his wife, Karen, love sports, the great outdoors, and are both avid tennis fans.

Poole will work predominantly from the HMH campus, helping to fill the void left by Julie Vichi, and will provide accounting oversight for HMH and UVMC.