Kempton, Palmer join MGRMC board

Jim Palmer, left, and Kip Kempton were recently named to the MGRMC Board of Directors. - Contributed Photos/MGRMC

SAFFORD — In its monthly news letter, Mt. Graham Regional Medical Center announced it has two new board members — Jim Palmer and Kip Kempton.

Palmer is a former member of the Graham County Board of Supervisors, having served in that role for 20 years.

Kempton, along with his brother Kyle, owns Kempton Chevrolet in three locations — Safford, Clifton and Willcox. He’s also chairman of the Graham County Republican Party.

Other members of the board are: Chair Caro Gaethje, Vice Chair Debbie Watson, Secretary/Treasurer Cindy Bryce, Cecil Evans, Jean Reynolds, Bart Carter, Susan Jones, Carolyn McCormies, Steve Goodman, John Martin, Eldon Woodall, David Bryce and Brandon Welker.