We’re excited to announce that Tom Dennison has been appointed to our board of directors. Get to know more about Tom’s background and how he’ll contribute to our growing network of medical services in Charles County.
Tom joins our board as the managing director of government and public affairs for Southern Maryland Electric Cooperative (SMECO). In his current role, he works closely with federal, state, and local elected officials on behalf of the cooperative, and he’s also the primary community liaison on matters relating to rates, constructions, and operations of SMECO.
“We are delighted to have Tom join our board,” said Board Chairman Wayne Barnes. “Tom is highly regarded and has deep roots in our community, which will serve our board well.”
Tom is also a member of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, serving as an executive board member for the organization. In addition, he’s known for being an active member of the community, having previously served as the president of the Charlotte Hall Rotary Club.
“Tom has excellent relationships with elected and business leaders throughout Maryland, and he will bring unique insight and perspective to our board of directors,” said Noel Cervino, UM Charles Regional Medical Center’s president and CEO.
A current resident of La Plata with his wife and daughters, Tom has witnessed the ongoing expansion of the University of Maryland Medical System in his community for the past several decades.
“UM Charles Regional Medical Center has been a pillar of our Southern Maryland community for more than 80 years. It has a rich history in providing life-saving care and economic development for generations of families,” Tom said. “It is my honor to serve on this board to do whatever I can to ensure our hospital continues to thrive and serve future generations.”
About the UM Charles Regional Board
Members of the UM CRMC board of directors serve three-year terms and are eligible to serve two additional terms. Board members are committed to creating an excellent healthcare system in Charles County, and to ensuring that our healthcare system is consistently capable of providing excellent care to each patient in safe, caring, family-centered environments. UM Charles Regional fosters a healthier community by providing service, education, and access to care in concert with other community organizations.