Monday, January 30, 2012
Memorial Announces Board of Trustees for 2012
The Southwest Louisiana Hospital Association, which operates as Lake Charles Memorial Health System, is pleased to announce its Board of Trustees for fiscal year 2012. As the only locally governed community hospital in Lake Charles, Memorial relies on community leaders in finance, media, public policy and business to volunteer their time and talents.
“These healthcare advocates fulfill their fiduciary roles by sitting on compliance, audit, finance and compensation committees,” said Larry Graham, Memorial’s President and Chief Executive Officer. “These committees are subject to external reviews by accounting firms, as well as audits by state and federal agencies and bodies like The Joint Commission that review the actual delivery of patient care.”
Installed during the board’s annual meeting, the newly elected officers and directors are:
Chairman Judge Ulysses Gene Thibodeaux
Judge, State Appellate Court
Vice Chairman Denise Emerson Rau
President, Rau Financial Group
Immediate Past Chairman Glenn Pumpelly
President & Chief Executive Officer, Pumpelly Oil Company, Inc.
Treasurer Charles Whitson
Senior Vice President-Finance, Memorial Hospital
Assistant Secretary Larry M. Graham
President/Chief Executive Officer, Memorial Hospital
Medical Staff President Christopher S. Thompson, MD
Heart & Vascular Center
Medical Staff President Brian Clements, MD
Internal Medicine Clinic
President-Elect Bryan Barootes, MD
LSU Family Medicine Center
Joseph Miller, Jr.
Agent and Registered Representative, New York Life
Thomas B. Shearman
Publisher, Lake Charles American Press
David Wallace, MD
Children’s Clinic of Southwest Louisiana
Louis M. Todd, Sr.
President, Todd & Associates, LLC
Gerald Mouton, MD
Family Medicine Specialists
S. Mark McMurry
Owner, McMurry Leadership and Management, LLC
Compliance Officer Kevin Mocklin, MD
Memorial Health System
Legal Counsel John Bradford, Esq.
Stockwell, Sievert, Viccellio, Clements & Shaddock