Larry Phillips accepted the president's gavel for 2001 during the Faith, Hope and Charity board dinner on Wednesday, Jan. 31.
In attendance were current and alumni FHC board members as well as Heart-of-Gold Foundation members. The special event was held at The Embers in Storm Lake.
Phillips has been on the FHC board since 1995. Other new officers include John Cullen, vice-president; Susan Moore, secretary and Donna Burback, treasurer.
Retiring president Randy Fehr spoke of the many goals realized during the past year through the dedicated efforts of board and staff alike. He applauded the leadership and vision of executive director Tom Daniels.
Daniels presented retiring board members with a plaque honoring them for their service to the board. The six retirees included Randy Fehr, Bob Baschke, Wes Stille, Margie Robinson, Deb Adams and Connie Bellcock.
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