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Portage Health Foundation welcomes two new Board members

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Note: This was originally posted on: 07/14/2008

HANCOCK — The Portage Health Foundation is pleased to announce the addition of two new members, Roger Helman and Dana Johnson, to its Board of Directors.

Roger Helman of Houghton is an attorney and certified financial planner professional whose business, the Law Office of Roger S. Helman, Esq., is located in Hancock. He is a member of the Houghton Rotary and the Keweenaw Community Foundation Professional Advisory Committee.

Dana Johnson of Chassell is an associate professor of operations management at the School of Business and Economics at Michigan Technological University. She is a member of the Production and Operations Management Society, the Society of Automotive Engineers, the Decision Sciences Institute, the Institute of Industrial Engineers, the Institute of Management Accountants, the American Society for Quality Association of Production and Inventory Control, and the Michigan Technological University Presidential Council of Alumnae.

Helman and Johnson each began a three-year term as a Director on the Portage Health Foundation Board on July 1, 2008. Twelve Directors currently serve on the Board.

The Portage Health Foundation was established in 1990 as a charitable, nonprofit organization. Its mission is parallel to Portage Health’s mission: To improve the health of our community. As a resource for Portage Health, the Foundation funds innovative programs and projects that deliver a broad range of healthcare services, including education, program development and medical equipment.

For more information about the Portage Health Foundation, please call (906) 483-1566 or visit the Portage Health Web site at

Note: This was originally posted on: 07/14/2008

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