Methodist Hospitals Board of Directors Elects New Officers

methodist-hospitals-board-of-directors-elects-new-officers-08-08-18aScott T. Ribordy was elected chairman of Methodist Hospitals Board of Directors at the board’s July meeting. Ribordy, who has served on the board since 2001, replaces Mamom Powers, Jr., who served as the Board’s chairman from June, 2014 through June 2018. Powers is CEO of Powers & Sons Construction Company.

Joining Ribordy as board officers are Robert E. Johnson, III as Vice-Chairman, Glenn S. Vician as Secretary and John A. Lowenstine, CPA as Treasurer.

Scott T. Ribordy is an investment broker with Merrill Lynch and has been on the Board since 2001. Robert E. Johnson, III, is President/CEO of Cimcor, Inc. Glen S. Vician is an attorney and the President and Chief Compliance Officer at American Acceptance Co, LLC. and John A. Lowenstine owns his own practice, John A. Lowenstine, CPA.

“We are proud to welcome these respected leaders to their new roles at Methodist Hospitals. The upcoming years will be exciting as well as challenging ones at Methodist as we continue to invest in the health system for the benefit of our patients,” said Raymond Grady, President and CEO. “Scott T. Ribordy is a longstanding area leader and Board member whose family roots and dedication to serving this community and Methodist Hospitals began with his late father Denis Ribordy, founder and president of Ribordy Drugs, Inc. He will continue that dedication in his term as Chairman, and we look forward to his leadership,” said Grady.

About Methodist Hospitals
Methodist Hospitals is a community-based, not-for-profit health system with two full-service acute care facilities in Gary and Merrillville, Indiana, that has been leading the way to better health for residents of Northwest Indiana for almost 100 years. Methodist Hospitals offers a number of award – winning programs, including its Neuroscience, Oncology, Heart and Vascular Institutes and Breast Care Center. Its range of services also includes Women & Children’s Services, Bariatric Surgery services, Emergency & Trauma services, Immediate Care Centers, an Orthopedic & Spine Care Center, Sports medicine, comprehensive Rehabilitation services, Behavioral Health and Home Health Services. It has earned Magnet® designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Hospital Accreditation. Methodist’s Northlake Campus is a Verified Level III Trauma Center.