Board of Directors


The Board of Directors is the ultimate policy-making authority for the governance of Passavant Area Hospital.

The Board of Directors is comprised of 16 members, each serving a four-year term. Directors are elected by the Board of Governors. The Board of Governors is comprised of representatives from 139 churches in the Passavant service area.

The Board of Directors meets every other month on the third Monday at the hospital. Following is a list of the current members of the Passavant Area Hospital Board of Directors:

Doug Awe
Reginald Benton
Keith Bradbury
Ginny Fanning
Barbara Farley, PhD
Donald Headen
James Hinchen, MD
Gilbert Joehl
Phyllis Lape, PhD
Greg Lepper
Steve Lillpop, MD
Gary Scott
Kelly Staake
Nancy Spangenberg
Thomas Veith

Race Donates $3,000 to Special Olympics

Posted on: July 20, 2017

Kevin Eckhoff, Communications Coordinator and Race Director of the Passavant-Gatorade 5K/10K, center, presents a check for $3,000 to Jacksonville Saints Special Olympics team members, Crystal Jackson, left, and Jesse Mattern. The check represents proceeds from this year’s 25th Annual Passavant-Gatorade 5K and 10K. Jackson and Mattern both participated in the May 27 event. Also present for the check presentation was Harry Schmidt, left, Passavant president and chief executive officer, and Richard Larkin, community living services director for Pathway Services Unlimited, Inc. The Jacksonville Saints Special Olympics program provides competition in several different sports to over 100 Special Olympics athletes from Jacksonville and the surrounding area. Sports offered include: athletics, basketball, bowling, flag football, soccer, softball and volleyball. The Passavant-Gatorade 5K/10K is the longest consecutive running event in Jacksonville.

Copyright © 2015. Passavant Area Hospital. All Rights Reserved

Back to Top