(March 10, 2010) - The Memorial Health Foundation Board of
Directors has confirmed William J. Donahue, Toby W. Hollenberg,
Kenneth N. Larsen, William H. Lovett, and David E. Paddison as new
members. The Memorial Health Foundation is a nonprofit organization
authorized to receive financial gifts for Memorial University
Medical Center and its affiliates. The Foundation's Board of
Directors helps ensure that Memorial has the resources necessary to
provide world-class healthcare programs for the community. To
achieve its mission, the Foundation works to build relationships
with business and individuals throughout the region.
"We welcome these distinguished new members and look forward to
their leadership. Together, we will help ensure that Memorial has
the resources it needs to care for people for generations to come,"
said Mark A. Moore, chairman of the Memorial Health Foundation
Board of Directors.
William J. Donahue is president of Texas-based O&P Designs,
Inc., a manufacturer of orthopedic and prosthetic appliances. He is
also a partner in Boorom Industrial Properties, LLC, in Jackson
Mississippi. Donahue is a member of the board of directors of the
Savannah Music Festival and sits on the advisory board of the Worth
Toby W. Hollenberg has provided volunteer leadership to numerous
programs, including Open Arms Home, MedBank, and the Chatham County
Foster Parents Association. She is co-chair of the Waiting on a
Cure luncheon for the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer
Institute at Memorial University Medical Center and a member of The
One Hundred, a group that raises funds for the George and Marie
Backus Children's Hospital at Memorial University Medical
Kenneth N. Larsen has been involved in healthcare and the
pharmaceutical industry for 49 years. He was president of Copley
Pharmaceuticals and was instrumental in getting Congress to open up
the use of generic drugs.
William H. Lovett is President of Hussey, Gay, Bell &
DeYoung. He serves on the boards of Wesley Monumental Methodist
Church and the Historic Savannah Foundation. He is a decorated Viet
Nam War veteran and former chairman of the Committee for Excellence
in Public Education.
David E. Paddison, CPCU, is president of Seacrest Partners, Inc.
He is a board member and vice chairman of the Savannah Economic
Development Authority and serves on the board of the 200 Club of
the Coastal Empire and the executive committee of the Savannah Area
Chamber of Commerce.
In addition to the incoming members, the Foundation board
includes Phyllis E. Albertson, Holmes Bell, Steven T. Brower, M.D.,
Gayle S. Burkhardt, Christopher W. Cay, Martin H. Greenberg, M.D.,
Trish Heichel, Shonah P. Jefferson, Mark A. Moore, Richard "Toby"
Moreau, Jackie Rabinowitz, Edward Rydzak, M.D., Nancy S. Sheets,
Zelda Tenenbaum, James T. Turner, Jr., Linda Zoller, William T.
Daniel, Jr., and Phillip S. Schaengold.
Memorial University Medical Center is a two-state healthcare
organization serving a 35-county area in southeast Georgia and
southern South Carolina. The system includes its flagship hospital,
a 530-bed academic medical center; Memorial primary
and specialty care physician networks; a major medical
education program; business and
industry services; and NurseOne,
a 24-hour call center.