TGMC Board of Commissioners Appoints New Board Chairman and Vice-Chairman
Date released: 5/10/2012
The Terrebonne General Medical Center (TGMC) Board of Commissioners appointed Mr. Morris P. Hebert as Chairman and Mr. Danny D. Henry as Vice-Chairman for the 2012 - 2013 term.
Mr. Hebert was appointed to the TGMC Board of Commissioners by the Parish Council in July of 2009. He became Vice-Chairman of the Board in April 2010 and served thru April 2012 when he was elected as Chairman of the Board. He previously served on the Finance and Building and Sites Committees of the Board.
Hebert is President and Chief Executive Officer of Morris P. Hebert, Inc. in Houma. He is a licensed Professional Land Surveyor in four states and is an ACSM Board Certified Inshore and Offshore Hydrographer.
Hebert is a member of professional organizations such as: Louisiana Society of Professional Surveyors where he served as President, Louisiana Engineering Society, American Congress on Surveying and Mapping, National Society of Professional Surveyors and National Council of Examiners for Engineers and Surveyors.
He is also a member of South Central Industrial Association, Houma-Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce, American Legion Post 31 and First Special Service Force Association.
Hebert is Past Chairman and Emeritus Member of Louisiana Professional Engineering and Surveying Board, Synergy Bank Chairman of the Board and Founding Member, Catholic Social Services Board of Directors and Terrebonne Economic Development Authority Board of Directors.
Hebert is honored and humbled to be chosen to serve as the TGMC Board Chairman. Hebert said, “I am impressed and motivated by the dedication and caliber of work that the employees of TGMC exhibit daily in their quest to improve the health of our community.” He asks for the board’s support during his coming term. “I look forward to this opportunity to make a difference in the provision of healthcare services to our community during these ever-changing, fast-paced and challenging times in the healthcare industry.” Hebert added
Mr. Henry was appointed to the TGMC Board of Commissioners by the Parish Council in March of 2009. He was elected as Vice-Chairman of the Board in April 2012. He previously served on the Finance Committee and Building and Sites Committee, where he has served as the Chairman of that committee.
Mr. Henry is the owner/manager of Henry Enterprises DBA and Klondyke Hardware.
He has been a member of Terrebonne Parish Council where he served as Chairman for two years, Vice-Chairman for two years and Chairman of all committees. He has also been a member of Terrebonne Parish Charter Committee where he served as Chairman, Terrebonne Parish Council on Aging where he served as Chairman and Terrebonne Chamber of Commerce where he served on the Board of Directors.
Mr. Henry looks forward to his appointment as Vice-Chairman. He appreciated the show of support from his peers and looks forward to the opportunity to be of service. Mr. Henry said “I understand the magnitude of the job at hand and I will work diligently to improve healthcare for the people of our community.”
“We are proud to have a Chairman and Vice-Chairman with the qualities and talent that these two men possess serving on our Board of Commissioners. Both Mr. Hebert and Mr. Henry are very professional and they are committed to ensuring that our hospital remains on the forefront of providing state of the art technology and that we remain true to our mission of providing exceptional healthcare with compassion,” said Mrs. Phyllis Peoples, President and CEO of TGMC.