McLeod Medical Center Dillon Announces New Community Advisory Board Members


McLeod Medical Center Dillon announces the addition of nine new members to its Community Advisory Board.

Jim Brown (Dillon, SC), Bethea and Bethea Insurance Co.; Janette Dupree (Latta, SC), Municipal Court Judge; Linda Dutton (Dillon, SC), McLeod Dillon Auxiliary Officer, Retired Educator; Ellen Jordan (Dillon, SC), Manager, Herald Leasing Financial Co, Community Volunteer; Billy Massengale (Dillon, SC), Farm Bureau; Mandy Mussman (Dillon, SC), Headmaster, Dillon Christian School; Ja-Novice B. Greene-Richardson (Dillon, SC), Owner/Director J’Dae Early Learning Academy and Greene’s Funeral Home; Janet Sherman (Dillon, SC), Accountant at Minturn Spraying Inc. and Silva Tech Inc., Retired Postmaster; and Famon Whitfield, III (Dillon, SC), Principal, Gordon Elementary School.

Douglas Lynn (Dillon, SC), Dillon Truck and Tractor Implement Co., Inc, has agreed to serve as Chairman and Kathryn Bumgardner (Dillon, SC), Community Volunteer, Chairman of the Dillon Christian Preschool and Childcare Center Board, has agreed to serve as Vice Chairperson for the year 2014.

The following members have been re-appointed to serve a second term: Lynn Bowman (Dillon, SC), City of Dillon Council Clerk; Patti McInnis (Clio, SC), McLeod Dillon Auxiliary Vice President and Community Volunteer; Anita Mace, RN (Latta, SC), Latta Middle School; and Felix McLellan, Jr. (Dillon, SC), President, Dillon Insurance Agency.

Randy Brown (Dillon, SC), Director of Operations, Perdue Farms, Inc.; Mayor J. Todd Davis (Dillon, SC), Benefit Designs, LLC and Mayor of Dillon; Jamie Estes (Dillon, SC), Dillon County Treasurer; John M. Kirby, District III School Superintendent; O.K. "Kenny" McCutcheon, Jr. (Dillon, SC), General Manager, Wix Filtration Products; and Jackie Thomas (Dillon, SC), Thomas Florist & Gifts have completed their second term on the board.

Bryant Brown (Latta, SC), Pharmacist, Latta Drug Company has completed a three year term on the board

In addition, the McLeod Dillon Community Advisory Board also includes Rev. Larry Abraham (Dillon, SC), Chief Deputy, Dillon County Sheriff’s Department; Larry Floyd (Fairmont, NC), Robeson Insurance Co.; Glenn Greene, III (Latta, SC), Vice President/Branch Manager, First Bank Latta; Moses Heyward (Dillon, SC), Dillon County Disaster Preparedness; Pat Laird (Lake View, SC), Community Volunteer; Tonny McNeil (Dillon, SC), Dillon County Economic Development; James Calvin McRae (Latta, SC), Retired DuPont Demours, Dillon County Board of Education; Mike Reaves (Rowland, NC), Mike Reaves Livestock, Inc.; Jackie Rowland (Dillon, SC),
Retired County Director, Dillon County Department of Social Services; Ray Stephens (Dillon, SC), City Executive, Retail Sales Manager, First Citizens Bank; Don Stout (Dillon, SC), Vice President of Manufacturing, Dillon Yarn; and Pat Townsend (Lake View, SC), Townsend Furniture Company.

This advisory board includes community leaders from Dillon and Robeson Counties. In addition to advisory board members, Dr. Michael Sutton, McLeod Dillon Medical Chief of Staff, Barbara Manning, McLeod Dillon Auxiliary President and Debbie Locklair, McLeod Dillon Administrator, serve as ex-officio members. The Community Advisory Board members review strategic issues and challenges facing the medical center, the health care industry and the surrounding communities. Members offer advice and recommendations to McLeod Dillon Administration.