Health System Welcomes New Director of Marketing & Public Relations and Staff Attorney

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: Feb. 10, 2012–Southeast Georgia Health System is pleased to welcome Laura Young, as the new director of Marketing & Public Relations, and Christy D. Jordan, JD, BSN, as the new staff attorney.

Young earned her bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Phoenix. Her past experience includes working as a marketing and public relations manager with Psychological Success Associates in Valencia, Calif., and as a community relations manager at Antelope Valley Hospital in Lancaster, Calif. Before joining the Health System, she was most recently the public relations manager at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital in Santa Clarita, Calif., a position she held for four years. Young is a member of the Society of Healthcare Strategic Marketing & Development and a prior public relations chair for the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Committee. She was also a member of Rotary International in Santa Clarita and Lancaster West. She and her husband Grant have four grown children, Steven, Michael, Cynthia and Gregory.

Jordan earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta before going on to graduate magna cum laude with a juris doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law. She has more than eight years of experience practicing health care law with nationally recognized law practices, most recently with Arnall, Golden Gregory, LLP in Atlanta. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association, Fraud & Abuse Practice Group and a member of the Georgia State Bar. Additionally, Jordan is licensed as a registered nurse in Georgia and currently serves as the secretary of the Hospice of the Golden Isles Board of Directors. She is also certified in health care compliance by the Health Care Compliance Association. Jordan and her husband Chris have one daughter, Julia, 10 months.