The Barnesville Hospital Board of Trustees recently recognized Kent Gallagher for 25 years of service. Kent joined the board in 1993 and has served on various committees throughout his tenure. He currently holds the office of vice president.

"Kent is an outstanding board member," said David Phillips, CEO, Barnesville Hospital. "His long tenure with the hospital gives him tremendous insight into how important our hospital is to our communities as well as an understanding of the challenges we face. I am extremely grateful for his dedication and commitment to the hospital."

Kent was presented with a Resolution of Commendation from the Board of Trustees which stated Kent’s service on the Board of Trustees has been invaluable to the growth and prosperity of the hospital and the community. He was further acknowledged for his loyal and faithful service over the past twenty-five years.

Kent Gallagher commented, "It has been a privilege to serve our treasure of Barnesville Hospital and its great surrounding communities."

Kent and his wife Jodi live in Barnesville.