January/February 2008

Fiechter Elected Chair of Saint Joseph Health System Governing Board

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(Left to right) James Heitzenrater, president, Saint Joseph Mount Sterling;
Bruce Klockars, president, Flaget Memorial Hospital; Virginia Dempsey,
president, Saint Joseph London; Kathy Stumbo, president, Saint Joseph
Martin; Gene Woods, president and chief executive officer, Saint Joseph
Health System; Michael Fiechter, board chair, Saint Joseph Health System;
and Greg Gerard, president, Saint Joseph Berea.

Michael P. Fiechter has been elected chair of the governing board of Saint Joseph Health System. Fiechter, a certified public accountant and a financial advisor with Edward Jones, will lead the 15-member board. Fiechter has been a member of the Transition Task Force of board members and executives from the four organizations that consolidated to form Saint Joseph Health System. He served on the governing board of Marymount Medical Center since 2002, and as its chair since 2005. He holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Morehead State University; and a business administration degree in accounting from Eastern Kentucky University.