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Tributes for Healthcare Leadership

Nanticoke’s Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Awards


Nanticoke Health Services Foundation will hold its 12th annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Recognition Dinner on Friday, November 11, 2016 at the Heritage Shores Club in Bridgeville, DE.

Among the accolades presented will be:


The Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy is presented to an individual or a group that has supported and made both Nanticoke Health Services and the community’s health philanthropic priorities in their lives.

This year’s Philanthropy Award goes to…

Mr. Kent T. Peterson, Seaford, DE

Mr. Kent Peterson, a resident of Seaford, Delaware is being awarded the Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy for his continuous dedication to Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. Mr. Peterson served as a member of the Nanticoke Health Services Board of Directors and four years in the role as Chair. He has dedicated his life to the Seaford community through his philanthropic support and personal commitment to numerous service organizations. Most recently, Mr. Peterson and his wife were the Campaign Chairs for a $5 million dollar expansion project for Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.


The Nanticoke Physicians Hall of Fame will recognize physician(s) who have served Nanticoke Memorial Hospital and the community with distinction and selflessness. Nominees for this award must be physicians who have retired from Nanticoke Memorial Hospital’s medical staff or have served at least ten years on the medical staff. Nominees should demonstrate professionalism, service to the community, and leadership at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.

This year’s inductee is…

Thomas R. Mullen, DMD, Seaford, DE


Photo Attached: Three individuals were honored at last year’s Tributes on November 12th at Nanticoke Health Services’ 11th Annual Tributes for Healthcare Leadership Dinner. (Front Row L-R) Donald F. Moore, (Charles C. Allen, Jr. Leadership in Philanthropy Award), Lynn M. Romano, M.D. (Physician Hall of Fame) and Wm. Jack Riddle (Founders Award)). (Back Row) Nanticoke Health Services CEO/President, Steven A. Rose


Location & Directions


Heritage Shores Clubhouse

1 Heritage Shores Circle
Bridgeville, DE 19933