Experience

Judy Hooyenga

Combined Legal & Business Experience

1997-2012

Priority Health
Grand Rapids, Michigan
›› Creative, practical problem solving as member of senior management
›› Negotiated agreements
›› Implemented health care reform and other state and federal regulations
›› Effected two mergers

 

Legal Experience

1991-1996

Latham & Watkins
Washington, D.C.
›› Concentrated in mergers & acquisitions and finance

Warner, Norcross & Judd
Grand Rapids, Michigan
›› Concentrated in corporate and health care law

 

Business/Long-Term Care Experience

1976-1986

Beverly Enterprises
›› Senior administrator of three skilled-nursing facilities in Muskegon, Michigan
›› Administrator of skilled-nursing facility in Southgate, Michigan

Health Care Centers of Michigan, Inc.
›› President and owner of company operating three skilled-nursing facilities with 280 employees in Grand Haven, Berrien Springs and Benton Harbor, Michigan

 

Community & Volunteer Experience

Current

North Ottawa Community Health System
Grand Haven, Michigan
›› Chair, Board of Trustees

  • Executive Committee
  • Investment Committee
  • Finance and Audit Committees
  • CEO Search Committee
  • Physician Development Committee

Dispute Resolution Services
Holland, Michigan
›› Mediation of small civil cases, including credit card and landlord-tenant

Previous

Health Care Association of Michigan
›› President (elected two terms)
›› Board of Directors (nine years)

Christ Community Church
Spring Lake, Michigan
›› Member, Board of Trustees
›› Chair, Finance Committee

Women’s Resource Center
Grand Rapids, Michigan
›› Corporate governance work

Health Facilities and Agencies Advisory Commission,
Michigan Department of Public Health
›› Member, governor appointment

Alzheimer’s and Related Disorders Advisory Commission
›› Member, Steering Committee

 

Education

University of Chicago Law School
J.D., with Honors

University of Michigan
A.B., with Honors