Our Board

Lucy Corr is a registered non-profit continuing care retirement community managed by The Health Center Commission for The County of Chesterfield, Virginia. The following individuals serve on the Health Center Commission, which oversees all of the operations of the Lucy Corr community.

HEALTH CENTER COMMISSION:

Charles F. (Rick) Witthoefft, Chair, At Large Member

Hobart Harvey, Vice-Chair/Secretary, At Large Member

Charles T. MaguireAt Large Member

Joseph A. JamesM.D.At Large Member

Ajit Singh, M.D.At Large Member

Katie McCulloughAt Large Member

Vernon M. BakerAt Large Member

James Worsley, Ph.D., Advisory Member

Alexander Samuel, M.D., Advisory Member

Chair, At Large Member
Mr. Witthoefft is General Counsel for Hirschler Fleischer, PC, and has practiced law at that firm since 1972 as a trial lawyer in varied business disputes and commercial cases. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and has been recognized by several legal publications for accomplishments in business litigation. Mr. Witthoefft has served divers professional organizations, including as president of the Richmond Bar Association, Greater Richmond Bar Foundation, Federal Bar Association (Richmond Chapter), and the Lewis F. Powell, Jr. American Inn of Court. His community activities include leadership roles with St. Luke Lutheran Church, St. Michael’s Episcopal School, Trinity Episcopal School, James Madison University Parents Council, and the Mary Morton Parsons Foundation. Mr. Witthoefft received his B.A. degree from Hampden-Sydney College, and his J.D. degree from the University of Richmond School of Law.

Vice-Chair/Secretary, At Large Member
Hobart Harvey served as the Vice President of Financial Services for the Virginia Health Care Association (VHCA), a position he recently retired from after 18 years of service. His primary responsibilities with VHCA included monitoring Medicare and Medicaid payment issues and related reform initiatives on behalf of the Association’s nursing facility and assisted living facility members. Along with his financial responsibilities, Mr. Harvey worked collaboratively with Virginia’s Medicaid agency to identify and implement solutions for enhancing oral health for residents of long term care facilities. Prior to joining VHCA, Mr. Harvey served as regional Director of Financial Analysis for the Daughters of Charity National Health System-East, now Ascension Health, in Baltimore, Maryland, where he had overall responsibility for the financial reporting and capital project review and analysis function for the region’s fourteen hospitals and health systems. Mr. Harvey also held the position of Senior Manager with Ernst & Young where he provided a variety of financial and reimbursement consulting services to both nursing facilities and hospitals. Mr. Harvey is a graduate of West Virginia University.

At Large Member
Mr. Maguire, Senior Vice President of Banc of America Public Capital Corp’s Government Finance Group, has over twenty-five years of Federal, Municipal and Healthcare financing experience. Mr. Maguire has extensive experience serving Healthcare, Federal Government, and State and municipal clients primarily on the East coast with tax-exempt debt products, including Build America Bonds, Qualified School Construction Bonds, loans, leasing, and private placement G.O./Revenue bonds. Additionally, Mr. Maguire is a regular speaker on domestic government debt solutions at industry conferences such as the Association for Governmental Leasing & Financing and the Government Finance Officers Association.

At Large Member
With 27 years of experience in the medical field, Dr. James is a practicing Internist on staff with HCA Primary Health Group – Johnston-Willis in Richmond, Virginia where he specializes in Geriatrics. Dr. James earned his Bachelor’s Degree from City College of NY and his Medical Doctorate from Yeshiva University, Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 1988. Dr. James completed his Internship, Residency and Fellowship at the University of Connecticut and has certifications by The American Board of Internal Medicine for Internal Medicine and Geriatric Medicine. Additionally, Dr. James is a past member of the Board of Trustees for Westminster-Canterbury Foundation (Richmond) and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Elk Hill, whose mission is to “enable children and families to transform overwhelming challenges into successful futures” through specialized education, community-based services and residential treatment programs.

At Large Member
Ms. McCullough, Director of Consulting with TELUS Health, has over twenty years of experience serving in various capacities within the health care industry including positions held at Virginia Health Quality Center, Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association, CJW Medical Center and Mary Washington Healthcare. Ms. McCullough received her B.A. degree in Biology from Mary Baldwin College and her M.H.A. degree from the Virginia Commonwealth University. Currently, she holds the Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality designation and received her certification in Healthcare Lean Six Sigma from Villanova University. Previous professional volunteer positions held include: Virginia Senate Productivity and Quality Award Board of Examiners, Virginia Association for Healthcare Quality Board of Directors and Virginians Improving Patient Safety and Quality Board of Directors. Currently, Ms. McCullough serves the community in several volunteer endeavors including Shalom Farms, Richmond SPCA, Living Waters of the World, and Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church.

At Large Member
Dr. Singh serves as Chief Medical Officer for HCA Johnston-Willis Hospital in Richmond, Virginia. Before coming to Virginia, he served as Chief Medical Officer of Terre Haute Regional Hospital, an HCA Hospital in Indiana. While there, he focused on improving quality outcomes, patient safety and medical staff relations. Prior to serving as Terre Haute’s CMO, Dr. Singh was the hospitalist medicine director. In that role, he expanded the program by focusing on building positive relationships with local physicians and providing exceptional care and communication with all involved in the patients’ care. He also held roles such as medicine department chair, physician advisor and occupational medicine director, and served on a variety of committees including the utilization review, medical executive, clinical monitoring, physician relations, credentialing and the pharmacy & therapeutics committees. Dr. Singh received his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER), Pondicherry, India. He served as a resident for dermatology, sexually transmitted diseases and leprosy at JIPMER; and was a family medicine resident at Southside Hospital in Bay Shore, NY.

At Large Member
Mr. Baker, Executive Vice President/Chief Operating Officer of Williamsburg Landing, Inc. (a Continuing Care Retirement Community located in Williamsburg, Virginia) has thirty years’ experience in the health care field.  Prior to joining Williamsburg Landing, Mr. Baker served for fifteen years as Administrator of Dogwood Village of Orange County Health and Rehab in Orange, Virginia and before that held a variety of roles with American HealthCare, L.L.C. (formerly, HCMF Corporation).  Mr. Baker is a licensed Nursing Home Administrator and has the distinction of being named VHCA/NCAL Nursing Facility Administrator of the Year in 2012 and VHCA/NCAL Assisted Living Administrator of the Year in 2004. Mr. Baker’s professional memberships include the American Health Care Association and the Virginia Health Care Association where he serves on several committees and on the Board of Directors as Immediate Past Chairman.  Mr. Baker also has a long history of supporting local Chambers of Commerce and was honored in 2013 as the Orange County Chamber of Commerce Business Person of the Year.  Mr. Baker has completed course work for a Master of Science in Education and received his Bachelor of Science in Education from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

Advisory Member
Dr. Worsley was appointed Deputy County Administrator for Human Services in October 2020. Prior to this appointment, he served as Director of Chesterfield Department of Parks and Recreation. As Deputy County Administrator, he oversees the operations of all Human Services Departments within the county which includes citizen information/resources, community corrections services, drug courts, juvenile detention, mental health support and social services. He serves as the liaison between the Health Center Commission and the County of Chesterfield. He holds a bachelor’s degree in therapeutic recreation and a master’s degree in management, both from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a doctorate in leadership from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.

Advisory Member
Alex Samuel became the Health Director for the Chesterfield Health District in July of 2017.  He joined the Virginia Department of Health soon after graduating from residency in 2010, assuming the role of Health Director of the Piedmont Health District, which covers seven rural counties in the central part of the Commonwealth. While in Piedmont, Alex focused on health district organizational development and capacity building. He also worked to develop community collaborations that lead to the creation of an obesity prevention coalition and a successful community health assessment partnership with the local hospital system. Alex enjoys working at the intersection of fields like public health, social science, and organizational management, using skills in community participatory learning methods, ethnographic assessment, community coalition development, and strategic planning, with the aim of integrating evidence-informed approaches into interventions that are ultimately community derived.  Alex hails from the wide-open spaces of rural south central Kansas. He obtained his MD from the University Of Kansas School Of Medicine, receiving his Pediatrics training there before entering the General Preventive Medicine and Public Health Residency Program at Johns Hopkins.

The Commission’s day-to-day operation is the responsibility of the Commission’s Executive Staff, whose principal members are listed below.

Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Kendall joined Lucy Corr in March 2014. He previously spent 15 years with Virginia-based American Health Care, where he served as Vice President of Operations and as an Administrator. A 1993 graduate of Radford University, Mr. Kendall first worked as a Certified Nurse’s Aide before getting his Nursing Home Administrator’s License in 1996. Mr. Kendall currently serves as Vice Chair of the Virginia Health Care Association’s Board of Directors and as previous past chair of its Regulatory Committee. He was honored as the Virginia Nursing Facility Administrator of the year in 2013 and has twice been appointed to the Virginia Board of Long-Term Care and Assisted Living Administrators.

Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Landi has over 30 years of experience in the health care accounting field. Prior to joining the Lucy Corr executive team in July 2014, he served numerous health care accounting roles as Internal Auditor for Beverly Enterprises, Reimbursement Director for Friendship Retirement Community in Roanoke, and Chief Executive Officer for Richfield Retirement Community in Salem, Virginia. Mr. Landi holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Virginia Commonwealth University and is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive).