Laconia, NH – Genesis Behavioral Health honored community leaders for their commitment to mental health at the 47th Annual Meeting, held at The Common Man Inn & Spa in Plymouth.
Each year, the Helen Holbrook Leadership and Service Award is presented to an individual who leads by example and gives of themselves to strengthen the cause of mental health in the Lakes Region. This year’s recipient was Ellen Wolff, RN, MS, who serves as the Chief Nursing Officer and Senior Vice-President of Patient Care Services at LRGHealthcare. Ms. Wolff was instrumental in advocating for and establishing the Designated Receiving Facility at Franklin Regional Hospital and has been a partner in ensuring a continuum of care for people with mental illness.
“It’s an honor to receive an award named after Helen Holbrook, one of our community’s true leaders,” noted Ms. Wolff, “I will continue to be a champion for mental health and look forward to a continued partnership between LRGHealthcare and Genesis Behavioral Health.”
Photo Caption: Ellen Wolff, CNO, Senior VP of Patient Care Services at LRGHealthcare, 2013 Holbrook Award winner, with Genesis Behavioral Health Executive Director Maggie Pritchard (left) and Mrs. Helen Holbrook (right).