Landis Homes recently announced the appointment of three new members to its board of directors. They are Sandra Harnish, Rachel Hess and Anna Grace Martin.
Sandra Harnish, of Strasburg, is a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing who currently works for Affilia Home Health (formerly VNA Community Care Services). She is a graduate of PA College of Health Sciences (formerly LGH) and Eastern Mennonite University. Her former experience includes working in the roles of charge nurse, staff nurse and as an RNAC (registered nurse assessment coordinator), in a skilled care center. She worked at Landis Homes as a new graduate in the 1980s. Her grandparents were residents of Landis Homes.
Rachel Hess, of Lititz, received her Bachelor of International Studies from University of Virginia and was most recently employed by MEDA, Mennonite Economic Development Associates, where she helped design and manage economic development projects in the US and around the world. Her former board service includes Philhaven, a behavioral healthcare provider in Mount Gretna. Rachel’s mother was a resident at Landis Homes.
Anna Grace Martin, who has lived at Landis Homes since 2004, received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Marywood College, Scranton. Now retired, Martin was a finance officer at Mennonite Home/Woodcrest Villa. Her former volunteer and board work includes service to the Lancaster Chapter of the Red Cross, the PA Relief Sale and Tabor Community Services. Martin’s parents were residents of Landis Homes.
The new board members will be joining seven other members: Chair John W. Eby, Vice Chair Glen D. Moffett, Secretary Daniel D. Mast, Treasurer Jonathan E. Hollinger, as well as Carol Shenk Bornman, Rachel Thomas Pellman and Fred T. Sargent.