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 scott-alsgaard4Scott Alsgaard, President

…Scott Alsgaard came to OHC with a clear passion for helping those who need a helping hand in life.  While he is busy raising a teenage daughter, and is engaged in the HR field, he has shown a zeal to spend time offering himself to those with less resources and options.  His energy and skills are a valuable addition to OHC’s Board.

Rita Rodriguez, Secretaryrita4

…Rita was the Clinical Coordinator at Oasis of Hope Center for 4 years. She is currently the Learning Resource Coordinator for the Grand Valley State University Simulatin Center in Grand Rapids, Michigan. She received her MSN, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, from the University of Wisconsin. Adventure in the outdoors and travel make her happy.

Dan Grinwis, Interim Treasurerdan8

…Dan was Director of Manufacturing Development for Holland American Wafer Company; his past duties included budgeting, cost containment and creating reality from idea.  Dan’s attention to detail and his knowledge of proposal writing is a definite benefit to OHC.  Dan has a Bachelor’s Degree in Religious Education, with a major in communication and is a part of the elder team at Downtown Christian Church.

Andrew Booth, Member-at-largeandy-booth4

…Andy is a board-certified Physician Assistant, licensed to practice in the State of Michigan.  He has a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Central Michigan University.  He is currently the Interim Program Director and an Assistant Professor in the Physician Assistant Studies department at Grand Valley State University.  He is also a volunteer care provider at OHC.


F.R. ‘Ray’ Lovell, Jr. MD, Member-at-large

…Ray is an outstanding local physician, surgeon and administrator bringing a wealth of health-care experience to OHC’s Board table. His strong faith, his compassion for those hurting and in need, along with his mature wisdom will be invaluable resources for OHC  as the Lord leads this ministry forward.

Dan Boldt, Member-at-Largerita4

…Dan is a board certified clinical pharmacist with a specialty in anti-coagulation. He has been involved with Oasis of Hope Center since 2012. He is excited to be involved with Oasis’ mission of providing hope to those in need in the name of Jesus and hopes to use his knowledge and skills to further expand access to health care in West Michigan. His wife, Paige, also volunteers as a PA and they enjoy sharing the passion of supporting this wonderful clinic.

Dan Braker, Executive Director

…Dan is OHC’s Executive Director and is the husband of OHC’s Medical Director and long-time volunteer provider, Dr. Laurie Braker. Dan is a devoted follower of Jesus Christ and exhibits a deep commitment to OHC’s mission and to the welfare of the people of this community. A  graduate of Wheaton College, Dan is an actor, an accomplished musician and a passionate teacher.  He has extensive administrative experience, including medical office management.  Dan’s knowledge of OHC’s history, operation and culture and his administrative skills equip him to be an ideal leader for this ministry. OHC’s Executive Director serves as a non-voting, ex-officio member of OHC’s Board.