Manatee County Government Administrative Center Commission Chambers, First Floor 9:00 a.m. - December 15, 2015
December 15, 2015 - Regular Meeting
Agenda Item #32

Healthcare Advisory Board Initial Appointments


Contact and/or Presenter Information

Andy Guyre, Human Services Division Manager, x3493
Community Services Department

Brenda Rogers, Director, x3489
Community Services Department

Action Requested

Appointment of 11 members to the Healthcare Advisory Board including a minimum of one member from each of the following categories as possible:

  • Health Care
  • Mental Health Care
  • Substance Abuse Care
  • Social Services
  • Higher Education
  • Medically Needy Consumers of Healthcare (no applications received)
  • Representatives of the Business Community from Disciplines Not Previously Listed

Four (4) members shall be appointed for a one (1) year term ending September 30, 2016

Four (4) members shall be appointed for a two (2) year term ending September 30, 2017

Three (3) members shall be appointed for a three (3) year term ending September 30, 2018

Enabling/Regulating Authority

F.S. 125

Manatee County Resolution R-15-173

Background Discussion

The creation of a Healthcare Advisory Board was discussed at Work Sessions on August 4, 2015, and September 15, 2015. 

On November 3, 2015, the Board of County Commissioners (BCC) authorized Resolution R-15-173 creating a Healthcare Advisory Board to evaluate, monitor, and discuss the healthcare system in Manatee County, make recommendations to the BCC, review evidence based practices and programs and how they can be applied to the County, and perform other tasks as requested by the BCC.  Terms shall end on September 30 of each year as outlined above.

  • The Advisory Board shall be composed of 11 members across the categories of Health Care, Behavior and Mental Health Care, Substance Abuse Care, Social Services, Higher Education, Medically Needy Consumer, and Business Representative knowledgeable about Health Care
  • The Advisory Board shall, to the maximum extent possible, be reflective of the diversity of the community
  • All applicants are residents of Manatee County and have demonstrated by their applications that they have knowledge of healthcare related topics
  • None of the applicants are known to be employed by, a contractor for, or a Board Member of a company that receives county funding.
  • All applicants completed the application and supplemental questions
  • All applicants submitted a CV or Resume
  • No applications were received for the category of Medically Needy Consumer of Healthcare
  • Advisory Board members may serve no more than 2 full consecutive 3-year terms.

County Attorney Review
Other (Requires explanation in field below)

Explanation of Other
Resolution reviewed by Robert M. Eschenfelder, Chief Assistant County Attorney

Reviewing Attorney

Instructions to Board Records

Cost and Funds Source Account Number and Name

Amount and Frequency of Recurring Costs

Attachment:  Beverly Hindenlang.pdf
Attachment:  Dominique Kohlenberger.pdf
Attachment:  Dr Joshpe Application.pdf
Attachment:  Dr Teves Application.pdf
Attachment:  Dr Trigueiro.pdf
Attachment:  Dr Turalba Application.pdf
Attachment:  Emmons Patzer Application.pdf
Attachment:  Ernest (Sandy) Marshall.pdf
Attachment:  Henry Raines.pdf
Attachment:  Ivah Rousseau.pdf
Attachment:  Jason Quintal.pdf
Attachment:  Kathleen Wiggs-Stayner.pdf
Attachment:  Kirk Zeppi.pdf
Attachment:  Lori Dengler.pdf
Attachment:  Melody Nelson.pdf
Attachment:  Michael Spellman.pdf
Attachment:  Philip Brown.pdf
Attachment:  Ray Fusco.pdf
Attachment:  Stephen Hall.pdf
Attachment:  Thomas Skolada.pdf
Attachment:  R15-173.pdf
Attachment:  Matrix of Applicants.pdf
Attachment:  Matrix with Professions.pdf