Dr. Dale Grant, president of the Ogeechee Technical College Board of Directors, announced that Lisa Stiffler Rogers, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., has joined the Board, and was sworn in at the October meeting.
Dr. Rogers is a physician in Statesboro specializing in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
"We have anxiously anticipated Dr. Rogers joining our local Board of Directors." Grant said. "We know that she will provide a fresh point of view, and that her expertise in medicine will be a great benefit to our many health related program."
Rogers has practiced medicine in Statesboro since 1998, and previously served as Chief of the Medical Staff at East Georgia Regional Medical Center, as chair of the OB/GYN Department at EGRMC, on the Board of Trustees at EGRMC, as well as numerous other professional affiliations and accolades.
She received her undergraduate degree from the University of Missouri, her Medical Degree from the St. Louis University School of Medicine, and did her residency at Memorial Medical Center in Savannah. She is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
"Dr. Rogers' perspective will be a great advantage to the Board in considering issues related to healthcare programs, as well as the general operation of the College," said Dr. Dawn Cartee, president of Ogeechee Tech. "Lisa has been a great supporter of Ogeechee Tech in the past, and her position on the Board will allow her to strengthen her involvement with the College."
Rogers is a representative of Bulloch County on the local Board, and was officially sworn in by Judge Gates Peed at the October Board meeting.
Rogers is married to Stephen Garlon Rogers, and the couple has two children, Stephen Garlon, Jr. and Payton Rae.