New board members Robyn Schertz, M.D., and Val Mindak along with Ministry Good Samaritan President Kris McGarigle and Board Chair Mike Willman
The Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center Board of Directors recently welcomed two new members.
Robyn Schertz, M.D., of Tomahawk and Val Mindak of Merrill and are the newest members of the eleven member board which provides oversight and guidance to the leadership of Ministry Health Care and its operations in Merrill.
Schertz is medical director of Emergency Services at Ministry Good Samaritan Health Center. She also provides medical director leadership for Merrill Fire and Ambulance and emergency first responders in the towns of Corning, Pine River and Russell. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Medical School and completed her Emergency Medicine Residency at Michigan State University Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies at Bronson Methodist and Borgess Medical Center.
Mindak is Chief Executive Officer and President of Park City Credit Union. With 30 years of financial institution experience, she is a graduate of the Darden School of Business and has been with Park City since May of 2009. She is a director for the Wisconsin Credit Union League and had chaired various sub-committees representing Wisconsin Credit Unions and their members for more than 15-years.
“Dr. Schertz and Val bring valuable professional experience and leadership qualities to our board of directors,” said Ministry Good Samaritan President Kris McGarigle. “They will help us chart the course for the services we provide for Merrill and residents of Lincoln County.
Other members of the Ministry Good Samaritan Board of Directors include: Julie Bushor of Merrill, controller, Reindl Printing; Kevin Cohrs, financial advisor, Edward Jones Investments; Gregory Dodge, M.D. of Merrill, president of the Medical Staff at Ministry Good Samaritan and physician at Marshfield Clinic Merrill Center; Barb Haffemann of Merrill, vice-president and owner of Dave’s County Market; Shannon Murray of Irma, principal, Merrill High School; Michael Ravn of Merrill, president, Church Mutual Insurance; Sister Maria Vinton, SSM of Merrill, Sisters of the Sorrowful Mother and Michael Willman of Merrill, retired Wisconsin DNR.
Willman serves as Chair of the Board while Ravn is Vice Chair.