WATERVILLE — HealthReach Community Health Centers President and CEO Connie Coggins recently announced that Albion resident Lois Bouchard has joined its Governing Board of Directors.

Bouchard retired recently after 29 years of service to HealthReach Community Health Centers. She has expressed interest in continuing her relationship with and contribution to HealthReach through Board membership.

Bouchard previously served as the Practice Manager of Lovejoy Health Center, in Albion. In addition, she participated in a number of organization-wide committees such as the Provider Executive Committee and Operational Performance Improvement Committee. She also spearheaded the customer service portion of new employee orientation.

HealthReach Community Health Centers is a system of eleven Federally Qualified Health Centers located in central and western Maine. Dedicated providers deliver high-quality, affordable primary medical care to medically underserved residents in over 80 rural communities. HealthReach is a private, non-profit organization with a 39-year history, funded by patient fees, grants and individual donations.

For more information on HealthReach, visit HealthReachCHC.org.