Health Planning Council of Southwest Florida

EMAIL US AT CEO@HPCSWF.COM
CALL US NOW (239) 433-6700 Ft. Myers
(941) 487-5400 Sarasota
SWFL Resource Link

GOVERNANCE

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

The Health Planning Council of Southwest Florida is governed by a twelve member board representing health care consumers, medical providers, and administrators who are appointed by their respective county commissioners and distributed based on population.

Danny Halvatzis, Chairman, Lee County
Robert A. Zack, Vice Chairman, Sarasota County
Shannon Hall, Secretary, Glades County
Laurie Andrea, Treasurer, Collier County

Mary Kay Burns, DeSoto County
William G. Crone, Collier County
Sharon Murphy, RN, Lee County
Robert Rosenbluth, MD, Sarasota County
Leon Thibeaut, Sarasota County
Dan Topp, Charlotte County
Martha E. Valiant, M.D, Hendry County

Roger D. Ward, Lee County

Michelle Wardeberg, Collier County

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Ed Houck, PhD, Chief Executive Officer

  1. BACKGROUND:

Extensive management experience in the healthcare industry with special emphasis on practice management, ambulatory surgery centers, sports medicine and rehabilitation programs.  Expertise in strategic business planning, contract negotiation, finance and human resource administration. PhD University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.  Experience includes CEO, Health Planning Council of Southwest Florida; CEO Bonita Community Health Center; Vice President Mid-Florida Medical Services Inc.; and Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Sarasota Memorial Hospital.  Adjunct Professor at Florida Gulf Coast University, College of Saint Francis and University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.

 

SENIOR STAFF

Peggy Brown, Director Community Health Planning

Trina Puddefoot, PT, DSc, PCS, ATP,  Director Early Steps

Robin Listello, Director Human Resources

Lynne Thorp, MBA, MA Director Navigator/Business Development

Michael Waite, CPA, MBA, MS  Chief Financial Officer