Published: 06/17/2013

Dennis Swank Joins Evangelical Community Hospital Board of Directors

Evangelical Community Hospital is pleased to welcome Dennis Swank to its Board of Directors.
Currently the Associated Vice President of Finance for Bucknell University, Swank helps oversee the University's budgeting process, auxiliary services and real estate management, and acts as a liaison between Bucknell and numerous community organizations, including the Lewisburg Neighborhoods Corporation and the Lewisburg Downtown Partnership.
Swank joined Bucknell in 1980. Prior to assuming his current position he served in a variety of roles in the University's information technology and business operations departments. He also worked in Geisinger Health System's information technology department.
“We are excited to have Dennis join our board and to further our mission of providing a broad range of high-quality healthcare services to our community,” said John Griffith, Board Chair of Evangelical Community Hospital. “His financial expertise combined with his commitment to the community makes him an ideal advisor on decision-making with regard to the future of the Hospital.”
A Bloomsburg University graduate, Swank lives in Lewisburg with his wife, Kathy. They have two grown sons, Adam and Patrick.  
Evangelical Community Hospital is a non-profit organization that employs approximately 1,300 people and has more than 170 employed and non-employed physicians on staff. The Hospital is licensed to accommodate 130 overnight patients, 12 acute rehab patients and 18 bassinets. The Hospital serves residents throughout the Central Susquehanna Valley, including those living in Snyder, Union, Northumberland and Lycoming Counties.