Board of Directors

You may know them as your neighbors, see them at a local business, or walking down Main Street, the members of the Oak Orchard Health Board of Directors are community leaders dedicated to the growth and enrichment of health care in our region.   Their extensive professional backgrounds and first-hand knowledge and passion for our community serve to guide Oak Orchard Health.

Karen Watt, Board Chair

Betty García Mathewson

David Jewell, PhD

Jeff Partyka

Lisa Saeva

Mike Sayers

Gary Skoog

Lorienda Smith

George Sokolsky

Evelyn Stelmach

Rita Wagner

Jim Cummings


It's your opportunity!

We welcome applications from individuals interested in serving on the volunteer Board of Directors.

Originally founded by the University of Rochester in 1966, Oak Orchard has grown from a migrant health project to an integrated health center with multiple locations providing health care services for everyone living in the communities we serve. Our board members are passionate about local health care and committed to improving the health of our community.

As a prospective member...

You may have:

  • Financial experience
  • Legal experience
  • Capital development experience
  • Business acumen relative to corporate operations
  • An understanding of health care quality

You are:

  • Committed to working with board members, executive management, community health boards, and other stakeholders to achieve healthier people and communities
  • Ready to actively participate in board committee work

 Board committees include:

  • Audit
  • Board Recruitment
  • By-Laws and Elections
  • Corporate Compliance
  • Finance
  • Human Resources
  • Marketing/Business Development
  • Quality

If local health care is important to you, send in a letter of interest and brief resume for board membership today!