Our Community Partnership Committee is a group of individuals appointed by the Augusta Health Board of Directors.

The committee improves the health of the community by providing input and oversight on Augusta Health’s Community Benefit initiatives, collaborative partnerships, and strategic funding, and ensures alignment with the priority areas identified in the Community Health Needs Assessment.


  • Burnie Powers, Chairman
  • Eric Bond, Ed.D.
  • Gary Critzer
  • Robin Crowder, Ed.D.
  • William Harrell, M.D.
  • Margaret Hersh
  • Laura Kornegay, M.D.
  • David Metz