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.


2020-2022 Uvalde County Hospital Authority Board of Directors


W.A. Kessler, Jr.
President

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

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

Owner/Operator,
Faglie Construction, LL

Shawn T. Ragbir, MD
Chief of Staff

Board Certified,
Methodist Cardiology Clinic of
San Antonio - Uvalde
Monica E. Gutierrez, PhD
Trustee
Professor,
Sul Ross State University
G. V. Gaitonde, MD
Trustee

Board Certified General Surgeon,
Uvalde Diagnostic Clinic


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


Latest News /

New Screening Process for UMH

Uvalde Memorial Hospital has partnered with care.ai™ to provide the latest artificial intelligence (AI) technology for entry screening and visitor management at the facility. Using care.ai™ technology, screening station devices placed at the entrance of the hospital will serve as a checkpoint for all patients, visitors, vendors, and employees.

Upcoming Events /

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