July, 2010Methodist Healthcare Ministries (MHM)—the largest private funding source for healthcare services to the uninsured and under-served in South Texas and half owner of the Methodist Healthcare System, largest healthcare system in South Texas, has tapped local real estate broker and owner, Richard T. Gilby as chair of the board of directors.
Gilby was first elected to the MHM board of directors in 2002, although his service to the San Antonio community has been extensive. He has served on the board of directors for Morningside Ministries, as president of the South Texas CCIM Chapter, as well as regional vice president of the National CCIM Organization, and as lay leader for the San Antonio District of The United Methodist Church. Gilby also served as chair of the New Church Development Commission for the Southwest Texas Conference of The United Methodist Church. His professional affiliations include membership in the San Antonio Board of Realtors, the Texas Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors.
Richard “Dick” Gilby has been a key member of the board of directors, helping us to navigate incredible growth and stewarding our transformation of our Wesley Health & Wellness Center which services San Antonio’s South side,” said Kevin C. Moriarty, MHM president and chief executive officer. “The board of directors and I have great faith and confidence that Gilby’s years of leadership in the business community and his service through The United Methodist Church will enhance the way in which we provide services and support our partners throughout South Texas.”
About Methodist Healthcare Ministries
Methodist Healthcare Ministries (MHM) is a private, faith-based, not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing medical and health-related human services to low-income families and the uninsured in South Texas. The mission of the organization is “Serving Humanity to Honor God,” by improving the physical, mental and spiritual health of those least served in the Southwest Texas Conference area of The United Methodist Church.
To learn more about MHM, please visit the web site at www.mhm.org or call 800-959-6673.