Clatsop Care Center Administrator Anita Schacher was elected chairwoman of the Board of Examiners of Nursing Home Administrators at the board's recent annual meeting. Schacher was appointed by Gov. Ted Kulongoski to her second three-year term on this board in April.
The board, comprised of nine members and a full-time executive officer, oversees training, examinations, licensing, investigation and discipline of Oregon's nursing home administrators.
Schacher has been a licensed nursing home administrator since May 1991, and has served her entire tenure at Clatsop Care Center in Astoria.