For Immediate Release
Monday, June 27, 2016

Prepared by
Cody H. Owens, Marketing/PR Assistant
St. Luke's Hospital
Columbus, North Carolina
(828) 894-0971

Kathy Woodham, Marketing/PR Director
St. Luke's Hospital
Columbus, North Carolina
(828) 894-0972

Public Invited to Retirement Party of St. Luke's Hospital CEO Ken Shull, June 30

COLUMBUS, NC - St. Luke's Hospital invites the community to a retirement celebration for Ken Shull who has served as chief executive officer of our community hospital for the past seven years.

The drop-in party will be held Thursday, June 30, 3-5 p.m., in the corridor and family waiting area of the Orthopedic Wing, one of Shull's major accomplishments during his tenure at St. Luke's Hospital.

"Ken has had such an impact on this community and on our hospital," said Clark Benson, chair of the St. Luke's Hospital Board of Trustees. "Please join our celebration as we express our gratitude for Ken's hard work and commitment to our hospital's success."

Shull will retire after 43 years in the healthcare field. A video presentation and picnic-style refreshments will honor his illustrious career. The public is invited to join hospital teammates, board members, medical staff and volunteers to share memories and wish Shull well in his retirement.

For more information, call (828) 894-0972.