Erika McCalpine has been named the new board chairwoman of Volunteers in Medicine and Dr. Tyler Fix has been named the new vice chairman. McCalpine is the executive director of the Oregon State University-Cascades Strategic Diversity Initiatives. Fix is a dental partner in Bend. Volunteers in Medicine is a nonprofit clinic in Bend providing free medical care to low income and uninsured adults.
Rutila Galvan-Rodriguez was named executive director of Better Together Central Oregon, a nonprofit that works to improve educational outcomes in the region. Galvan-Rodriguez has been serving as interview executive director since August.