City of Norfolk Mayor Paul Fraim recently announced the appointment of Calvin A. Durham, D.Min., to the Hospital Authority of Norfolk, the public oversight body for Lake Taylor Transitional Care Hospital.
Pastor Durham and fellow Board members are appointed by Mayor Paul Fraim to work in cooperation with hospital leadership and administration to set policies governing the hospital's operations.
A Norfolk native, Pastor Durham is Senior Pastor of the New Hope Church of God in Christ and he's heavily involved within the Norfolk community. Pastor Durham has obtained a degree in Environmental Health with a minor in Business Administration; a Master of Divinity degree from Virginia Union University, Samuel DeWitt Proctor School of Theology; and, a Doctor of Ministry degree from Virginia University of Lynchburg.
About the Hospital Authority of Norfolk
The Hospital Authority of Norfolk Board, formed in 1988, is comprised of 11 community leaders, appointed by Mayor Paul Fraim on a voluntary basis, to serve six-year terms. Despite countless hours of dedicated service, the Commission members receive no form of compensation for their role or hours of voluntary service.
The leadership of the Authority is determined through the annual nomination and election of officers. Members of the Board nominate and elect members to serve in the capacity of Chairman, Vice Chairman, Treasurer and Secretary.