Mrs. Norma D. Phillips was awarded the Fred Agel Governance Award at our GPHA annual meeting held on April 11-12, 2017. 

Mrs. Phillips has been active in Public Service for more than 50 years.  In addition to her service on the Board of Health, she has also served as Justice of the Peace for 15 years and county Commissioner for 4 years. She continues her involvement today by serving on the Community Action for Improvement -Emergency Assistance Program for food, shelter, and heating. Mrs. Phillips has been a member of this board for over 21 years and Chairperson for 10 of those years.  Mrs. Phillips has demonstrated outstanding commitment and unprecedented efforts to ensure only the best for her community. All anyone has to do is say, “Ms. Norma, we need some help,” and she responds with, “Alright, what do you need?”


Carla Heath was awarded the Administration Outstanding Service Award at our annual GPHA meeting & conference on April 11-12, 2017.

With over 22 years of service, Carla currently serves as the County Operations Manager where she serves as the Administrative liaison for all 12 counties in District 4. Carla’s ability to reduce waste and streamline processes is allowing her to assist the Administrative staff to prepare for accreditation.