Louis Peltier
Volunteer, Mercy Hospitals of Bakersfield, Bakersfield, California

Louis is currently serving his two-year term as Chair on the Committee of Volunteer Services.  Along with this position he also is a member of the Board of Trustees of the California Hospital Association, the California Association of Hospitals and Health Systems and the California Health Foundation and Trust.  He began his hospital volunteer career 10 years ago in Bakersfield, California.  During that time he has served as president of his hospital auxiliary and Southern San Joaquin Valley Area Council.  He served a three-year term as a Region Adviser ofthe Committee on Volunteer Services before becoming chair.  He most recently coordinated the separation of the hospital auxiliary to become a stand alone 501c3.