Tabitha Health Care Services—celebrating 125 years—announced new members and leadership to the Tabitha, Inc. and Tabitha Foundation Board of Directors. Joining the Tabitha, Inc. Board of Directors is Carol Friesen, President and CEO of Crete Area Medical Center, and Boyd Ober, President and Founder of Leadership Resources.

Existing member, Mark Hansen, Executive President of West Gate Bank, assumed leadership as the Tabitha, Inc. Board Chair. Hansen took the reigns from outgoing board member, Ken Broman. Hansen has served with Tabitha since 2004.

The second arm of the Tabitha Board of Directors, the Foundation Board, welcomed two new members in May, Deb Ahl, a dedicated volunteer, and John W. Oestreich, Managing Principal for Waddell & Reed Financial Advisors.

As a nonprofit organization serving 28 counties, Tabitha’s love embraces a society where everyone is valued and empowered to live life to the fullest with compassionate at-home support, innovative living communities, exceptional rehabilitation, health care and hospice services.

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