Veintimilla elected chair to hospital district

Veintimilla elected chair to hospital district


Local Coun. Petra Veintimilla was elected as the RDOS’s chair to the Okanagan-Similkameen Regional Hospital District.

Karla Kozakevich has been acclaimed as chair on the board of the Regional District of Okanagan-Similkameen.

“I would like to thank the board for its support as we move into budget and strategic planning for 2019,” said Kozakevich, the Area E director. “I look forward to working with the returning directors and the many new members elected to the board.”

Elections were held by the RDOS held for chair and vice chair during the inaugural meeting on Nov. 15.

Getting re-elected to vice chair was director Manfred Bauer from Keremeos.

Director Toni Boot, who’s also the new Mayor of Summerland, was elected vice-chair.