Healthcare district board appoints new presidentKim Griffin is the new president of the Sequoia Healthcare District board of directors. She was appointed by the board to succeed Don Horsley, who left in January to become a member of the San Mateo County Board of Supervisors.
Ms. Griffin, 53, is a registered nurse with 25 years of experience as a bedside nurse in acute care hospitals. She works as a pediatric cardiology nurse with her physician husband, Michael, at Children's Cardiology of the Bay Area, located in San Mateo.
The Sequoia Healthcare District board is Ms. Griffin's first elective office. She outpolled incumbent Malcolm MacNaughton in an election two years ago.