NEW FINANCIAL OFFICER AT GREENVILLE REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Sherry Koehler, of Belleville, is the new Chief Financial Officer at Greenville Regional Hospital, succeeding Jerry Graber, who retired in September. Koehler has worked in health care finance since 1997. She has previously filled the same role at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City and at Red Bud Regional Medical Center in Red Bud. "I love that the people at Greenville Regional Hospital are so friendly and helpful. It has a true community feel." said Koehler who is in the process of relocating to Greenville.
EMERGENCY SHELTER GRANT AWARDED TO HIGHLAND
According to Senator Frank Watson, the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity has awarded a $10,000 Emergency Shelter Grant to the Highland Area Christian Service Ministry. Watson says for more than ten years this local organization has been doing great work throughout the Highland area and he is pleased to support their efforts. The $10,000 grant is one of 82 grants totaling $2.5 million recently awarded by DCEO. The grants are designed to support community based organizations to operate homeless shelters as well as provide services for the homeless.
KASKASKIA COLLEGE BOARD OF TRUSTEES TO MEET
The Kaskaskia College Board of Trustees is scheduled to meet Thursday, October 16th. Dinner will be at 5:00 PM with the regular meeting at 7:00 PM at the KC Trenton Education Center. In addition to reports from education, administration, and student services, a closed session is on the agenda to discuss personnel and business matters. Several resolutions and work bids will be considered for approval.