Dr. Edward W. Houck

Dr. Edward W. Houck currently serves as Chief Executive Officer of the Health Planning Council of Southwest Florida Inc. He previously served as CEO of the Bonita Community Health Center, vice president of Mid Florida Medical Service, Inc.  and as senior vice president and COO of Sarasota Memorial Hospital. Chairman Houck has a Doctorate Degree in Public Health and Hospital Administration from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. He has held teaching appointments at Florida Gulf Coast University, College of St. Frances, and the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center.