New Chair, New Beginnings for Adena Health Board of Trustees

Adena Health Board of Trustees Appoints Officers and Introduces New Members

The Adena Health board of trustees in Chillicothe has appointed Steve Hirsch as the new chair, succeeding Jennifer McKell. McKell will remain on the board as past chair, with Bob French serving as vice chair, Brian Ream as secretary, and Kevin Shoemaker as treasurer. The board also welcomed three new members: Penny Dehner representing First Presbyterian Church, Jim Crabtree representing Trinity United Methodist Church, and Sean Kallner representing Tabernacle Baptist Church.

The new members bring diverse expertise and perspectives to address the needs of the community. Dehner is a retired behavioral health administrator with experience at the Paint Valley ADAMH Board, Crabtree brings vast experience in education, marketing, and telecommunications management, and Kallner has over 20 years of experience in finance, education, and senior leadership roles.

Adena Health is governed by a 15-member board consisting of representatives from the founding churches, at-large members, and medical staff. Bart Henshaw, Larry Phillips, and Joe Watson have served the board for the maximum allowed terms and were replaced by the new members. The board offers a wide range of services to patients in Chillicothe and surrounding areas. More information about Adena Health can be found on their website or social media platforms.

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