Shepherd Center Names Three New Members to Hospital’s Board of Directors
Three Atlanta civic leaders and long-time Shepherd Center supporters joined the hospital’s Board of Directors this month. The Board oversees hospital policy, growth, investment, executive accountability, physician credentialing, and customer service and quality outcomes initiatives.
Joining the Board of Directors are:
Molly Lanier. Molly has served on the Shepherd Center Foundation Board of Trustees and Advisory Board. She is a member of The Shepherd Center Auxiliary’s Peach Corps and served as co-chair, and she served as co-chair of Shepherd Center’s Junior Committee in 1997.
John Rooker. John has served on the Shepherd Center Foundation Board of Trustees and Advisory Board. He chaired the Shepherd Center Cup golf tournament and serves on the committee and was a charter member of Shepherd Center Society. John is vice president of Rooker Co.
Jamie Shepherd. Jamie has served on the Shepherd Center Foundation ‘s Advisory Board and is a founding member of Shepherd Center Society and life member of the Shepherd Center Auxiliary. Jamie is vice president of Rogers Bridge Co.
Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. Founded in 1975, Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation. In its more than four decades, Shepherd Center has grown from a six-bed rehabilitation unit to a world-renowned, 152-bed hospital that treats more than 743 inpatients, 277 day program patients and more than 7,161 outpatients each year in more than 46,000 visits.