In addition to fun and fellowship, board members learned about and were asked to share best practices taking place in each of the programs in the Southern California Chapter. Topics discussed at this year’s gathering include: Managing Growth, Strengthening Hospital Partnerships, Branding, Funding the Mission. Members found the retreat informative and inspirational. Photo above features (from left to right): Sean Piazza, Sharon Macdonald, Katie Rucker, Charles Antis, Dan Even, Katie Russell (Dir. of Operations), John German M.D., Noel Burcelis (Exec. Dir.), Bob Sandelman, Nick Anas M.D., Marcus Crawshaw and Susan Kenny (Dir. of Development).