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October 08, 2014

Jeffrey Wothers Appointed to Vice Chair of Board of Directors of Carroll Hospital Center

Jeffrey Wothers, Partner at Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP, was recently appointed to serve as the new Vice Chair of the Board of Directors of Carroll Hospital Center in Westminster, MD, effective October 1, 2014. He is joined by Helen W. Whitehead as the new Chair of the Board of the hospital.

Whitehead has been a member of the board since 2007 and was previously the board’s vice chair.  With an extensive background in corporate administration, Whitehead is currently the president of Whitehead Coaching, LLC. She previously served as president of Enterprise Business Partners, LLC, and as senior vice president of corporate operations for Integrated Health Service, Inc., a national health care company. In addition, she was a founding member and vice president of the Maryland National Healthcare Banking Group, a health care banking practice. Whitehead earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology from Duke University in Durham, N.C.

A lawyer for close to 25 years, Wothers earned his law degree from Widener University School of Law in Wilmington, Delaware. He is currently a partner in the Litigation Department of Niles, Barton & Wilmer, LLP, concentrating on property insurance law, related first party insurance matters and commercial litigation. Mr. Wothers serves on the Firm's Management Committee, and previously served as Managing Partner for seven years. Wothers is a member of the American Bar Association's Property Insurance Law Committee and the Tort Trial and Insurance Practice sections. He is also a member of Defense Research Institute and serves on the Carroll County Planning and Zoning Commission. Wothers practices in the state and federal courts of Pennsylvania, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington, D.C. 

Carroll Hospital Center is a nonprofit, acute care facility offering the latest in medical technology, experienced medical professionals in a variety of specialties and a continuum of programs and services to meet the needs of the community.

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