About Jerry "Abe" Hathaway
Jerry "Abe" Hathaway is the Chairman of the Board of Mayers Memorial Healthcare District. He has served on the board since 2011. Abe is a retired high school science and agriculture teacher. He has also spent time as a BC with Burney Fire Protection District, where he continues to serve as a volunteer fire captain and ambulance driver/EMT. Abe owns a ranch in the Burney valley where he spends the bulk of his time.
In 2015, Abe was appointed to the ACHD (Association of California Healthcare District) Advocacy Committee. He also serves on the Shasta-Tehama Watermaster District Board and the Burney Basin Mosquito Abatement District Board. Abe's desire to serve on the hospital board grew out of his belief that Mayers is a critical part of his community.
Abe and his wife, Kris, have two grown children and two grandchildren. Their family is the center of their lives.