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Partners’ Board of Directors

The Partners Board of Directors guides policies and procedures to be sure we meet local needs with the best providers and services available while maintaining your rights.

The Board of Directors guides Partners Health Management’s policies and operations. The board makes sure Partners is meeting local needs by giving you access to the best providers using the most effective treatment. The board is concerned with your health and safety, the customer service you receive, your right to file grievances/complaints and appeals, and the financial stability of Partners. All members are volunteers residing in one of the counties in the Partners’ service area, which includes Burke, Cabarrus, Catawba, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Gaston, Forsyth, Iredell, Lincoln, Rutherford, Stanly, Surry, Union and Yadkin counties.

Board of Directors

  • Kimberly Mitchell, Provider Council Chair
  • Jeffrey Brittain, Burke County Commissioner
  • Barry Nelson, Burke County
  • Paula Yost, Cabarrus County
  • Barbara Beatty, Catawba County Commissioner
  • Stephen Eaton, Catawba County (Board Vice Chair)
  • Henry Morphis, Catawba County
  • David O’Connor, Catawba County
  • Daryl Cook, Cleveland County (Board Chair)
  • James R. “Ronnie” Whetstine, Cleveland County Commissioner
  • Terry Renegar, Davie County Commissioner
  • Trish Baker, Davidson County
  • Don Martin, Forsyth County Commissioner

  • Bob Hovis, Gaston County Commissioner
  • Casey Gilbert, FNP, Lincoln County
  • Bert Connolly, Iredell County Commissioner
  • Mike Hoffman, Iredell County
  • Anita McCall, Lincoln County Commissioner
  • Steve Garrison, Rutherford County Manager
  • Scott Efird, Stanly County Commissioner
  • Mark Fuhrmann, Surry County
  • Bill Goins, Surry County Commissioner
  • David Williams, Union County Commissioner (Board Treasurer)
  • Hope Elisa Bryant, Yadkin County
  • Frank Zachary, Yadkin County Commissioner

Board of Directors’ Meetings

Regular Meetings are held at 6:00 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday of each month and unless otherwise noted, Partners Board meetings are held using Zoom.

In the event an in-person board meeting is scheduled, the location and details will be provided in advance of the meeting.

For more information about Partners’ Board of Directors or if you are interested in attending a meeting, please contact Tammy Pyles, Clerk to the Board at tpyles@partnersbhm.org or by calling 704-884-2625 by 5:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting to leave a voicemail and include your name and phone number and you will be provided with instructions to join the meeting.

Persons wishing to comment during the Citizen Recognition portion of the meeting may do so with the following guidelines:

  1. Complete the Public Comment Sign-up Sheet and submit it by 5:00 p.m. the day before the meeting to Tammy Pyles, tpyles@partnersbhm.org or by calling 704-884-2625 to leave a voicemail and include your phone number;
  2. You must state on the form which agenda item you wish to comment on or the topic if it is informal discussion; and
  3. Your comments must be no more than 350 words and included on the form.

Once these steps have been completed you will be provided with instructions about how to join the meeting.

 2024

 Meeting Documents

January 18, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
February 15, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
March 21, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
April 18, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
May 16, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
June 20, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
July – 2024 No Meeting Held
August 15, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
September 19, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
October 17, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
November 21, 2024 Minutes – Agenda
December – 2024 No Meeting Held

 2023

 Meeting Documents

January 19, 2023 Minutes – Agenda
February 16, 2023 Minutes Agenda
March 16, 2023 Minutes Agenda
April 20, 2023 Minutes – Agenda
May 18, 2023 Minutes Agenda
June 15, 2023 Minutes – Agenda
July – 2023 No Meeting Held
August 17, 2023 Minutes – Agenda
September 21, 2023 Minutes – Agenda
October 19, 2023 Minutes – Agenda
November 16, 2023 MinutesAgenda
December – 2023 No Meeting Held

 2022

 Meeting Documents

January 20, 2022 MinutesAgenda
February 17, 2022 MinutesAgenda
March 17, 2022 MinutesAgenda
April 21, 2022 MinutesAgenda
May 19, 2022 MinutesAgenda
June 16, 2022 MinutesAgenda
July – 2022 No Meeting Held
August 18, 2022 Minutes – Agenda
September 15, 2022 MinutesAgenda
October 20, 2022 MinutesAgenda
November 17, 2022 Minutes – Agenda
December – 2022 No Meeting Held

For more information, please contact Tammy Pyles, clerk to the board, at 704-884-2625 or tpyles@partnersbhm.org.
Board meeting agenda packets and minutes are located on our website at www.partnersbhm.org – about us.

Partners Health Management Budget Ordinance
(Fiscal Year 2023-2024)

The proposed budget for Partners Health Management has been prepared in accordance with the North Carolina Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act and General Statute 159-11. Review the Budget Ordinance.

Partners Health Management Budget Ordinance (Fiscal Year 2022-2023)

The proposed budget for Partners Health Management has been prepared in accordance with the North Carolina Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act and General Statute 159-11. Review the Budget Ordinance.

Partners Health Management Budget Ordinance (Fiscal Year 2021-2022)

The budget ordinance for Partners Health Management has been prepared in accordance with the North Carolina Local Government Budget and Fiscal Control Act and General Statute 159-11. Review the Budget Ordinance.

Updated: February 12, 2024

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