Business Relations Committee
The Business Relations Committee establishes and strengthens relationships between the Medical Center and business organizations.
JoAnn Dehring - Chair, Craig Froggett, Annie Hepburn, Ed Klimczak, Nancy Montie, Byron Parr, Jerry Schmidt, Wendy Servia
This committee provides business communications and service programs including:
Business Honor Roll
Membership is extended to any business making an annual gift of $250 or more to MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena. Participation in the Business Honor Roll signifies a company’s commitment to our community by sharing a mutual goal of bringing down health care costs and providing excellence in healthcare for Northeast Michigan.
CEO Roundtable Luncheons
Members of this committee have been actively involved in hosting Business Roundtables - lunch meetings between businesses, community members and Medical Center leaders.
Health Leadership Award
This award recognizes businesses which promote health and encourages other businesses to adopt similar programs. It also helps to keep the Medical Center visible as a community health leader.
2017 Health Leadership Award Presented to LafargeHolcim
Aliferis Memorial Race
The Aliferis Memorial Race has been named in memory of longtime Alpena General Hospital Pathologist, Dr. Peter Aliferis. His work at the hospital of 37 years touched many people and the race is in appreciation of his contributions to the hospital and to the community. Dr. Aliferis received his medical degree from the University of Michigan and in 1963, joined AGH. He was appointed the hospital’s pathologist and laboratory director. Dr. Aliferis retired in July 2000.
The Aliferis Memorial Race benefits the Alpena Cancer Center, the Dr. Peter Aliferis Memorial Scholarship and advanced technology at MidMichigan Medical Center - Alpena. This is a great family event for a morning of fun and support of the Medical Center. The race is open to runners, walkers and bikers of all ages and ability levels.
2017 Race Results