Executive Vice President Lois Skillings Joins Red Cross Board

Lois N. Skillings, Executive Vice President of Mid Coast Health Services, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Mid Coast Chapter of the American Red Cross.

Connie Jones, Mid Coast Chapter executive director, said, "Lois is a committed and effective community leader who brings decades of highly successful hospital administration experience to the Red Cross' Board of Directors. We are very fortunate to have this opportunity to work with her."

Lois lives in Brunswick with her husband, Jim.

The Mid Coast Chapter is headquartered in Topsham and serves more than 101,000 people living in 36 communities in the Mid Coast region. When a disaster threatens or strikes, the Red Cross addresses basic needs by providing shelter, food and mental health services. The Red Cross also handles inquiries from concerned family members outside the disaster area, provides blood and blood products to disaster victims and helps those affected by disasters contact partner organizations for additional services.