Jones honored by Talbot, state officials
On Tuesday, Sept. 10, Ruth Ann Jones, University of Maryland Shore Regional Health’s recently retired chief nursing officer and senior vice president of Nursing and Patient Care Services, was honored with four proclamations recognizing her more than 45 years of service to the hospital system. Three proclamations, one from Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan and two from the Maryland General Assembly, were presented by Sen. Addie Eckardt, R-37-Mid-Shore, and Del. Johnny Mautz, R-37B-Talbot. Assistant Talbot County Manager and Emergency Services Director Clay Stamp and the Talbot County Council also presented Jones with a proclamation. From left: Stamp; Talbot County Council President Corey Pack; Mautz; Eckardt; Jones; and Councilmen Frank Divilio, Chuck Callahan, Pete Lesher and Laura Price.