Board of Directors
The Clinic operates under the general direction of a Board of Directors. Current Board Members are:
Jim Frydl, President
Barbara Brecht, Vice President
Mark Pulzinski, Treasurer
Don Pamenter, Secretary
Mary Preston, MD, Medical Director
Thomas Call, MD
Several support staff assist the Executive Director and the medical staff, including volunteers and part-time paid staff.
A Virginia Corporation
The Greene Care Clinic is a nonprofit corporation registered in Virginia. It is an IRS 501(c)(3) organization, and contributions made to the Clinic are tax deductible. The Clinic also is registered with the Virginia Office of Consumer Affairs.
Affiliated With the Virginia Association of Free Clinics
The Greene Care Clinic is a member of the Virginia Association of Free Clinics (VAFC). Founded in 1993, it is the nation's oldest Free Clinic association. It is a private, nonprofit membership organization that provides training and technical assistance, research, resource development and advocacy to Free Clinics throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. The VAFC represents and supports Virginia's network of 60 Free Clinics, which are one of Virginia's largest providers of health care to the uninsured.
The mission of the VAFC is to support, strengthen, and advocate for member clinics as they deliver quality health care to Virginiaï¿½s low-income, uninsured and underinsured residents. For more information on the VAFC, visit their website by clicking here.