Board Profiles

Jim Yoxtheimer

MBA, SPHR, President and CEO

Board And Partners

On behalf of our Staff and Board of Directors:
Welcome to River Valley Health & Dental

I want to thank you for choosing us as your health home if you have already established care with us. If you are considering becoming a patient, I urge you to explore our website and talk with our staff.

We take pride in excellence. Excellent clinical providers, excellent staff, excellent care and excellent patient support services! We strive to deliver our patients quality care, in all that we do.

Please let us know how we are doing, as you use our services. We need to know what problems you encounter so that we can fix them. We also need to know what satisfies you! We are a care team here at the Center and value our patients as an active part of that team. Only with your support and engagement can we make a difference in your health and in our community. It is our honor and our mission to serve our Lycoming County communities.

Keep in Touch and Thank You!

Board of Directors and Committees
  • Executive/Finance Committee: provides guidance to the SCH&DC CEO in implementing Board strategic directions and assists the Board in
    preparation for monthly meetings insuring appropriate governance activities of the Full Board and provides assistance to the Board in fulfilling its
    fiduciary responsibilities, including the completion of the annual audit.
  • Personnel & Nominating Committee: facilitates the selection, nomination and election process of Board Members, and provides assistance to the Board in fulfilling HR-related responsibilities;
  • Public Relations, Marketing & Fundraising Committee: assists the Board in guiding the CEO in areas of public relations, marketing, and fundraising responsibilities.
  • Quality Assurance/Quality Improvement Committee: oversees the day-to-day quality programming to develop and formally consider any related policies and procedures and develop, implement and monitor the Quality Assurance and Quality Improvement Plan including risk management and compliance.

Jean Myers

Board Chair, Business Member, Executive/Finance Committee, Retired, STEP, Inc.

Christopher Ebner

Vice-Chair, Consumer Member, Executive/Finance Committee, Deputy Warden of Inmate Services, Lycoming County Prison

Barbara Vanaskie

Secretary, Business Member and Consumer Member, Executive/Finance Committee, QA/QI Committee, Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) Coordinator, West Branch Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission

Dr. Ralph Kaiser

Treasurer, Executive/Finance Committee, QA/QI Committee, Consumer Member, Retired Pediatrician, River Valley Health & Dental

Kim Wetherhold

Member at Large, Consumer Member, Executive/Finance Committee, VP Community Retail Manager, Muncy Bank & Trust

Joshua Warfel

Board Member, Consumer Member, PR and Marketing Committee, IT Manager For The City Of Williamsport/River Valley Transit, Owner & Primary Technology Consultant Of True IT Solutions.

Austin White

Board Member, Legal Member, PR/Marketing and Fundraising Committee, Partner at McCormick Law Firm.

Mark Thompson

Board Member, Personnel and Nominating Committee, Sr. HR Manager, Amazon

Rev. Velinda Smith

Board Member, PR/Marketing and Fundraising Committee, Personnel and Nominating Committee, Consumer Member

Abigail Shrom

Board Member, Personnel and Nominating Committee, Consumer Member, Agency Services Coordinator, Central PA Food Bank

Shameka Gray

Board Member, Consumer Member, Direct Services Supervisor at Transitional Living Center, Inc.