Incumbent Teri Kahn has affiliated herself with a slate that includes former board members of the Tehachapi Valley Healthcare District
, Pete Sturn
and Leslie Kimball.
...As current president of Tehachapi's Chamber of Commerce, Peter Sturn called for a balance of power on the board to support a fiscally strong hospital with a committed, active medical staff, capable of delivering quality care to the community.
"There needs to be a balance of power.Administration should worry about finances," Sturn
said, indicating that medical staff should be focused on patient care, while the board was referred to as, "The third part of the triumvirate," responsible for supporting a strong and viable hospital.