Members of the Board of Directors and Board committees are approved and appointed by the current Board of Directors.

Ruth Eckerd Hall, Inc. Board Leadership

  • Chair - Ray Bouchard, Community Leader 
  • Vice Chair - Debbie White, Community Leader
  • Treasurer -  Scott McLaren, Shareholder; Hill Ward Henderson, PA
  • Secretary -  Beth England, Community Leader
  • Immed. Past Chair - Ken Hamilton, Owner, Palm Pavilion

Ruth Eckerd Hall, Inc. Board Members


Adam Abelson, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Zebbie Atkinson, Community Leader
Mike Barnett, Community Leader
Phil Beauchamp, Retired CEO / Business Consultant
Timothy Coop, Hancock Whitney, Tampa Bay Regional President
Earle Cooper, Community Leader
Joyce Cotton, Dir of Marketing & Comm Partnerships, WEDU PBS Television
Sharon Ellis-Champagne, Financial Planner, Wells Fargo Clearing Services, LLC.
Thomas Free, Community Leader
Charles E. Hart, Jr., Community Leader
Jealixson Jean-Simon, Salvation Army
Michelle Lynch, Senior VP, Tampa Bay Complex Manager at Raymond James
Paul Phillips, MD, Cardiologist Specialist, Clearwater Cardiovascular Consultants
Chuck Riggs, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Charlie Rutz, Community Leader
William Selvidge, Community Leader