South Florida Hospital News
Sunday June 13, 2021

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June 2021 - Volume 17 - Issue 12


North Broward Hospital District Welcomes New Commissioners to the Board

The North Broward Hospital District Board of Commissioners, which oversees Broward Health, recently welcomed three new commissioners. Recently appointed by Governor Ron DeSantis, John Hage, Chris Pernicano and Levi Williams were confirmed by the board.

Hage has dedicated his career to education. As the founder and CEO of Charter Schools USA, he leads one of the nation’s largest and highest performing education companies. Hage also created and oversees Red Apple Development. In 2013, he was named Floridian of the Year by Florida Trend magazine and he participated in the COVID-19/ReOpen Florida Task Force. Hage served in the U.S. Special Forces/Green Berets and holds degrees from the University of Colorado and Georgetown University.
Pernicano has more than 20 years in the FinTech space, with experience in all aspects of small, medium and large company operation, including executive management, technology, operations, human resources and sales. He is the Vice President of Engineering and IT with Netsmart. Previously, he served as Chief Operating Officer of Tellus, LLC. Pernicano has bachelor and master’s degrees in engineering from the University of Florida, where he also achieved an MBA.
Williams is President/Shareholder of the Law Offices of Levi Williams, P.A. He is a previous partner at Fertig and Gramling and is also a member of the Florida Bar. Williams has been heavily involved in the community for the past two decades, sitting on boards such as the Independent Commission on Education, Gold Coast Jazz Society and the Urban League of Broward County. He has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of Illinois and a Juris Doctor from the University of Florida.
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