ABOUT US

Meet your team that is working to

Make Curry Health Great!

We believe that Curry County deserves better healthcare.

We don't buy into the self defeating belief that healthcare has never been good and a little better is good enough. 

We believe the right management will drive initiatives to make employees happy, make us easy to do business with and increase access to healthcare to Make Curry Health Great! 

We have the background and skills to move Curry Health forward.

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Bill Divens
Candidate for Director Position 4
Curry Health District

Bill is a retired Silicon Valley businessman who has been enjoying his retirement job as a local fishing guide in Gold Beach since 2010.  

 

Bill started out life as a poor smart kid in rural Pennsylvania who spent most of his free time hunting and fishing. Realizing that his only way out of poverty was education, he earned a PhD in Chemistry and moved to the land of opportunity - Silicon Valley.

 

During his 25 years in Silicon Valley, he founded 2 venture funded startups and held management positions in large corporations. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Wild Rivers Land Trust.

 

He is skilled in every aspect of business management from finances to business planning to marketing to operations. Bill has a particular passion for business process which is at the root of effective, happy organizations delivering great service to their clients and a skill Curry Health sorely needs.

Sara Dickerson 
Candidate for Director Position 3
Curry Health District
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Sara grew up in Curry County. She lives off grid in the mountains outside of Gold beach and enjoys riding horses, dirt biking and gardening. She built her cabin in the woods with her own two hands, starting with two credit cards with five thousand dollar credit limits and a tenacity to achieve whatever she sets her mind to.

 

With her 11 years working in healthcare and her local ties she understands the unique challenges that residents in Curry County face from transportation, distance to specialty services and provider turnover.

Sara graduated with a Masters Degree in Nursing from Frontier University with honors. Sara has worked as a home health nurse, cardiac nurse, emergency and trauma nursing the past 10 years. Sara also holds an advanced certification in wound care. 

 

Sara is founder of South Coast Health Center providing primary care service to Gold Beach and former employee of Curry Health. She has a unique perspective of what works and what doesn't at Curry Health both as an employee and a community healthcare provider. She will use this knowledge to Make Curry Health Great!