Our Mission, Vision, Values & Board of Directors

Mission Statement

Eastern Shore Rural Health System, Inc. is a Community Health Center committed to enhancing the quality of life for the people on the Eastern Shore. We seek to serve the needs of the rural community by providing accessible, comprehensive and affordable medical, dental and health services in a caring, professional and safe environment.

Vision Statement

Eastern Shore Rural Health System, Inc. shall be the provider of choice for primary and preventive services offering comprehensive care of exceptional quality for all people on the Eastern Shore.

Value Statement

  • Our work is characterized by quality, integrity, teamwork and communication.
  • Our relationships with patients demonstrate respect, compassion and confidentiality.
  • We strive for the empowerment of patients and colleagues as our partners in improving the quality of our community, our health and our lives.

Board of Directors

  • Dr. John Schulz – Chair
  • Denise Bland – Vice Chair
  • Bob Mayes – Treasurer
  • Robert Kerns – Secretary
  • Jill Blevins
  • Soraya Buckner
  • Dr. Arthur Fournier
  • Jeff Holland
  • Caramine Kellam
  • Garnett Kellam
  • Sheila Kerpelman
  • Alice Jones
  • Tom Pace
  • William Sturgis
  • Martha White