Hospital Authority Re-Appoints Members and Elects New Officers

BRUNSWICK, Georgia: April 10, 2012 – The Glynn-Brunswick Memorial Hospital Authority is pleased to announce the re-appointment of Michael D. Hodges and M.H. “Woody” Woodside as well as election of new officers. Former vice chair Carl Alexander was elected chair, Carla L. Yarbrough, vice chair, and Michael D. Hodges, former chair, was elected as the new treasurer and M. H. “Woody” Woodside was re-elected as secretary.

The Authority is made up of nine members—the City Commission nominates four, the County Commission nominates four =and one is a city/county nominee. Authority members are then appointed by the sitting members. Each of these members volunteers his or her time to oversee the not-for-profit Health System.

In addition to Alexander, Yarbrough, Hodges and Woodside, the Authority includes Mark Bedner, Vance Hughes, Mitchell T. Jones, M.D., Laura McKinley and Walter C. McNeely.

About Southeast Georgia Health System Southeast Georgia Health System is a not-for-profit, tobacco-free health care system with multiple locations and services. The Health System has served the residents and visitors of the beautiful Golden Isles of Coastal Georgia and surrounding areas of Southeast Georgia since 1888. Headquartered in the historic port city of Brunswick, the Health System serves the health care needs of residents from eight counties in Southeast Georgia - Brantley, Camden, Charlton, Glynn, Long, McIntosh, Pierce, and Wayne. For more information call 912-466-7000 or visit