Governor Scott Appoints New Board Member to The Able Trust

Thursday, May 15, 2014

ORLANDO, Fla. – Governor Rick Scott announced the appointment of Jeffrey Hurst to The Florida Endowment Foundation for Vocational Rehabilitation (dba The Able Trust) Board of Directors effective March 13, 2014.

“The Able Trust is honored to have Jeff Hurst join its Board of Directors,” Able Trust President & CEO Dr. Susanne Homant said. “We are pleased to have his financial and healthcare expertise, as well as his military background as resources within our governing body.”

Hurst is Senior Vice President of Finance at Florida Hospital, one of America’s largest hospitals. With more than 2,100 beds, the seven-hospital system admits more patients annually than any other hospital in the U.S., and is the largest provider of Medicare services. Hurst has worked at Florida Hospital for more than 14 years serving in various roles, including Vice President of Revenue Management, Assistant Vice President of Revenue Management, Director of Patient Financial Services, Director of Ancillary Financial Services, and Director of Finance. Prior to joining Florida Hospital, Hurst spent 10 years serving in the United States Air Force.

“I am extremely excited and honored about the opportunity to serve on the Board of Directors of The Able Trust,” Hurst said. “I believe very strongly in the mission – to help Floridians with disabilities secure successful employ