Board of Directors

The hospital is governed by a seven-member board of directors appointed by the Uvalde County Commissioners’ Court and the Uvalde County Hospital Authority board of directors.


2022-2023 Uvalde County Hospital Authority Board of Directors


W.A. Kessler, Jr.
President

Attorney at Law,
Kessler & Kessler
Benjamin G. Elliott
Vice-President

Independent Insurance Agent/
Rancher/Real Estate
Kelly A. Faglie
Secretary/Treasurer

Owner/Operator,
Faglie Construction, LL

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Sameta Sosa, MD
Chief of Staff

Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
Hospice/Palliative Care Medical Director
Monica E. Gutierrez, PhD
Trustee
Professor,
Sul Ross State University
G. V. Gaitonde, MD
Trustee

Board Certified General Surgeon,
Uvalde Diagnostic Clinic


Hector E. Gonzales, PhD, CPA
Trustee
President,
Southwest Texas Junior College
Raul E. Zamora
Trustee
Real Estate Agent,
Lantana Realty


Latest News /

Capt Family Donates $75,000 for Legacy Courtyard Wall and Fountain

​Uvalde Memorial Hospital (UMH) received a $75,000 gift from the Capt Family of Uvalde for the Legacy Courtyard Wall and Fountain. The courtyard wall and fountain will provide a barrier between the hospital entrance and courtyard outside of the Emergency Department. The wall will have a water feature and be the location for all historical donor plaques from the 1949 and 1972 hospital.

Upcoming Events /

Heart Saver & First Aid Course

8 Hr. Course For non-healthcare professionals: e.g. child care providers, educators, oil field & more


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