Board of Directors

Lala Kozischek, Chair
Corporate Wellness Director, Diabetes Prevention Program Director, YMCA of Catawba Valley

Marcus Osborne, Immediate Past Chair
Director of Wellness Services, Catawba Valley Health System

Molly Gross, Vice-Chair
Associate Attorney, Patrick, Harper & Dixon LLP

Dr. Mark Faruque, At-Large Member
Physician, Catawba Valley Family Medicine – Bethlehem

Sarah Stamey, At-Large Member
Aging Specialist, Area Agency on Aging

Patsy Banks
Director Christian Education, Mt. Pisgah AME Church

Holli Cline
Marketing and Behavioral Health Coordinator, Frye Regional Medical Center

Jodee Fulton
Community Member

Dana Kaminske
Communications & Marketing Manager, City of Hickory

Jennifer McCracken
Health Director, Catawba County Public Health

Jenna Ross
Community Outreach Coordinator, Habitat for Humanity of Catawba Valley

Dr. La’Ronda Whiteside
Assistant Superintendent, Hickory Public Schools

The Chair, Vice-Chair, Immediate Past Chair, and At-Large Members are also members of the Executive Committee that guides and informs the Board of Directors.