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Open Door elects new officers to board of directors

Open Door Rehabilitation Center recently elected two new officers to the board of directors. Chris Carpenter of Plano was voted in as president of the board after serving on the board for five years, three of those years serving as vice president. Thea Hernandez of Sandwich was voted in as vice president after serving on Open Door’s board for three years. Larry French continues as board treasurer and Denise Mestemaker continues as board secretary.

Open Door thanks retired President Dick Banning for his years of service. Banning has been a part of the Open Door family for many years. He became a member of the board in 2008 and served in a variety of roles, including president from 2017 until this October. Open Door looks forward in its continuance to thrive in serving adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

For more information about Open Door, visit odrc.org or call 815-786-8468.