Following a comprehensive national search, the Woods Resources Board of Trustees is pleased to announce the appointment of Tine Hansen-Turton as the organization’s next President and CEO. Ms. Hansen-Turton currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer at Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC) and will assume her position as the head of Woods Resources on October 3, 2016.
Tine Hansen-Turton oversees and leads corporate strategy, operations, business development and M&A for PHMC, a nationally leading public health institute. She also serves as the founding Executive Director for the Convenient Care Association (CCA), the national trade association of over 2100 private-sector retail clinic industry, serving 20 million people with basic health care services across the country. In addition, Tine Hansen-Turton serves as CEO of the National Nursing Centers Consortium (NNCC), a non-profit organization supporting the growth and development of over 500 nurse-managed and school health clinics, which serve more than 5 million vulnerable people across the country in urban and rural locations, including schools. For the past two decades Tine has been instrumental in positioning Nurse Practitioners as primary health care providers globally.
“Tine comes to Woods with an extraordinary background and set of experiences which will enhance our ability to serve the needs of Woods’ diverse client population. She is uniquely qualified to provide transformative leadership for our complex and growing organization, and we are very excited that Tine is going to be leading Woods,” said Woods Resources Board Chair, Cecilia O. Vega. “I especially want to thank Peter Shubiak, Chief Operating Officer of Woods Resources who served as the Interim and Acting CEO, for providing continuity and guidance throughout the transition period.”
“I am excited to bring my 20+ years of policy and advocacy, leadership and entrepreneurship skills to continue to build on the legacy Mollie Woods started over 100 hundred years ago and that her successors and Board have followed ever since. I am honored to join its incredible staff and leadership who are THE national leaders in providing evidence-informed quality programs and services to people with exceptional challenges, disabilities and complex needs. We have an obligation to the individuals we serve and their families to make sure that their voices are heard at the city, state and federal levels so children and adults everywhere with special needs have access to quality services at the right time, the right location and at the right cost when they need them,” said Tine Hansen-Turton upon her acceptance of the position.
Woods Resources brings exceptional organizations together and provides them with support, services, and resources that result in a human services system of optimal performance. Woods advocates with and on behalf of the individuals they serve, their families, and the provider community to ensure a better system of care. Woods Resources is comprised of five affiliate organizations: Brian’s House in Chester County, PA, Allies, Inc. and Archway Programs in NJ, Woods Services in Langhorne, PA, and Tabor Services in southeastern PA.