Philadelphia PA (June 26, 2023) – Rawle & Henderson LLP Executive Committee Chairman John C. McMeekin, II, has been invited to join the board of directors of the Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC), one of the largest and most comprehensive public health organizations in the nation.
Mr. McMeekin has always valued public service, and has long been active in local, state and national organizations. In his Delaware County, PA community he was a member of the Radnor Township School Board, serving three terms as board president. He has also served as a board member and president of the Delaware County Vocational-Technical Education School. Mr. McMeekin was on the board of the Delaware County Community College, and the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, which provides education to children with special needs. He is also a member of the Pennsylvania School Board Association.
Mr. McMeekin has been a volunteer firefighter and emergency medical technician. He served on the board of directors of the Radnor Fire Company
Since 2007 Mr. McMeekin has been a member of the board of directors of the Delaware County Community Foundation, which facilitates donor-directed charitable giving. He also serves as a Counselor (board member) for the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
“PHMC is an important advocate for the health and well-being of Philadelphians,” said John McMeekin. “As a lifelong Philadelphian, the opportunity to help promote the physical and mental health of our community is a welcome challenge. I look forward to working with the incredibly talented professional staff of PHMC and the dynamic and experienced members of the board of directors.”
Mr. McMeekin is active in the American Bar Association (ABA) and its leadership in areas of practice, governance and public service. In February of 2023 he was elected to a three-year term on the ABA’s House of Delegates. Since 2020 he is the Chair of the ABA Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section. Mr. McMeekin has served the ABA as a council member, section secretary, revenue officer, Chair of the Toxic Tort & Environmental Law Committee, Chair of the International Law Committee, and Chair of the CLE Board. He co-chaired the Corporate Counsel Initiative Task Force and is an active member of the Committee on Diversity and Inclusion. Visit www.americanbar.org/about_the_aba/ www.americanbar.org/groups/tort_trial_insurance_practice/ for more information.
ABOUT PHMC: Public Health Management Corporation (PHMC) is a nonprofit public health institute that builds healthier communities through partnerships with government, foundations, businesses and community-based organizations. It fulfills its mission to improve the health of the community by providing outreach, health promotion, education, research, planning, technical assistance, and direct services.
PHMC has served the Greater Philadelphia region since 1972. The PHMC Health Network operates six federally-qualified health centers, has 350 programs, a network of subsidiary organizations, 70 locations and sites serving 350,000 clients annually, providing affordable, high-quality, patient-centered health services for communities throughout the Philadelphia area. For more information, visit www.phmc.org
ABOUT RAWLE & HENDERSON LLP: Founded in 1783, Rawle & Henderson has been recognized by the American Bar Association as the oldest law firm in continuous practice in the United States. With 11 offices in Delaware, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania and West Virginia, its more than 100 lawyers represent the interests of corporations, businesses, individuals and their insurers. For more information, visit www.rawle.com.
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