For Immediate Release:  October 5, 2017

AtlantiCare to host

October Young Professionals breakfast

Lori Herndon, President and CEO, AtlantiCare to share business, career, life tips

AtlantiCare’s Young Professionals (AtlantiCare YP) will host a professional development breakfast Friday, October 27 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Carriage House, 25 South Pitney Road, Galloway, New Jersey. Lori Herndon, president and CEO, AtlantiCare, will discuss work/life balance, business and career strategies.


Herndon Lori by Donna Connor 2015.jpglowresLori Herndon, president and CEO, AtlantiCare

AtlantiCare’s Board of Trustees named Herndon, of Brigantine, president and CEO of AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger, in 2016. Herndon joined AtlantiCare in 1983 as a staff nurse in what was then Atlantic City Medical Center’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU), She has served in executive roles for the system since 2007. Prior to her current role, she concurrently served as executive vice president, AtlantiCare, and president and CEO, ARMC. She held a number of leadership positions throughout the organization prior to these roles.

Herndon earned her Master of Business Administration degree at St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; her Bachelor of Science degree in nursing at the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and her registered nurse degree at Geisinger Medical Center School of Nursing, Danville, Pennsylvania.

The event will include a light breakfast. Proceeds will benefit AtlantiCare YP initiatives that support the health and well-being of children within the community AtlantiCare serves. Tickets are $25 per person. Member discounts available.

AtlantiCare YP is an AtlantiCare Foundation program that brings together professionals and entrepreneurs interested in identifying and addressing community needs, and harnesses their energy and enthusiasm to improve and enrich the future well-being of the community.

For more information or for tickets, visit www.atlanticare.org/YP, call 609-407-2328, email youngprofessionals@atlanticare.org, or visit the events page for AtlantiCare on Facebook

For more information about AtlantiCare, visit www.atlanticare.org or www.well4life.org; call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000 or find AtlantiCare on Facebook.



AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, is an integrated system of services designed to help people achieve optimal health. It includes AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, AtlantiCare Health Engagement, the AtlantiCare Foundation, and AtlantiCare Health Services. Its more than 5,400 employees and more than 700 physicians serve the community in nearly 70 locations. A 2009 Malcolm Baldrige Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2010. ARMC became the 105th hospital in the nation to attain status as a Magnet™ designated hospital in March of 2004 and was redesignated a Magnet™ hospital in 2008 and 2013.


Media Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org

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