Buhl Regional Health Foundation announces changes in Board Leadership

Buhl Regional Health Foundation announces changes in Board Leadership

December 3, 2019 – The Buhl Regional Health Foundation announces new board leadership.

Attorney Ruthanne Beighley, who has served as Board Chair since the inception of BRHF in 2016, recently announced her resignation from the BRHF Board of Directors. The BRHF Board of Directors and Staff sincerely thank Attorney Ruthanne Beighley for her outstanding dedication and leadership of the Foundation.

Angela Palumbo, who has served on the BRHF Board of Directors as Secretary since 2016, will be leading the Foundation as its new Board Chair.  Ms. Palumbo is retired from state employment as Administrator of the Pennsylvania CareerLink Mercer County.  Ms. Palumbo’s numerous community service commitments include board memberships presently with the Sharon Regional Medical Center, Christian H. Buhl Legacy Trust, MCAR, and Hermitage Community and Economic Development.

Attorney Autumn Johnson, who has served on the Board since June 2018, will be serving alongside Ms. Palumbo as the new Secretary of the Board. Attorney Johnson is an Assistant Public Defender at the Mercer County Public Defender’s Office. Attorney Johnson serves as a Guardian Ad Litem in family law cases and is a team member of the Mercer County Veteran’s and Treatment Court programs.  Attorney Johnson is also an active board member of the Shenango Valley Urban League, a volunteer in her hometown community, Whitsett, PA, and a volunteer for the “Wills for Heroes” program.