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Sebastopol’s Palm Drive Hospital names new CEO
Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The Palm Drive Hospital board on Tuesday selected a Phoenix, Ariz., administrator to be its chief executive officer.

Richard Polheber, 64, a health care executive with 30 years of experience, will receive a salary of $250,000 a year, and is expected to start at Palm Drive on Dec. 1.

He replaces Mike Lieb, who has been Palm Drive’s interim chief executive officer since May 24. Lieb did not seek the permanent position.