Incoming Auxiliary President Kendra German, outgoing Auxiliary President Michele Mueller and Magruder President & CEO Todd Almendinger
The Magruder Hospital Auxiliary held their Annual Board Meeting on Monday, Nov. 4, in the Conference Center of Magruder Hospital. Michele Mueller, President of the Auxiliary, presided over the meeting. Board members Kendra German, Vice President; Vanda Wahlers, Treasurer; Barb Connole, Secretary; Marjorie Stys, Press Reporter, and Kathy Tischler, Past President, were also in attendance, along with 65 other Auxiliary members.
Michele Mueller provided remarks about all the work the Auxiliary does throughout the year and thanked committee members for their work. On behalf of the Auxiliary, she also presented a check to Magruder Hospital President & CEO Todd Almendinger for $40,000 which represents funds raised through multiple events in 2013 such as the Golf Outing and Charity Ball along with book fairs and purse/bag sales. Mr. Almendinger updated the Auxiliary on the current state of the hospital as well as new services being provided at Magruder Hospital. He also recognized the work that the Auxiliary has provided during the past year and thanked them for their service.
The new slate of officers for 2014 were presented and approved, and are as follows: President, Kendra German; Vice President, Susan Johnson; Secretary, Virginia Dunwiddie; Treasurer, Vanda Wahlers; and Press Reporter, Marjorie Stys.
The meeting concluded with musical entertainment from Sue and Amanda Blankenbeker accompanied by Greg Fox on keyboard. Sue is an RN and Staff Education Coordinator at Magruder.
The Magruder Hospital Auxiliary and its Volunteer Program are open for membership and interested parties should contact Kathy Gallogly, at 734-3131, extension 3256 at Magruder.