The Friends of Nathaniel Witherell Welcome Fred S.C. Li to Board of Directors
The Friends of Nathaniel Witherell are excited to announce that Riverside resident Fred S.C. Li has joined the Friends Board of Directors. The Friends support the work of The Nathaniel Witherell, the highly regarded, short-term rehabilitation and long-term nursing care center owned by the Town of Greenwich.
Mr. Li is Vice President of HLK Services, a family-run engineering and procurement company in Greenwich. A long-time supporter of the Witherell, he currently volunteers in various capacities at the nonprofit facility, including transporting residents to and from their physical and occupational therapy sessions.
“The Friends of Nathaniel Witherell are delighted to welcome Fred Li to our Board of Directors,” says David Ormsby, Chairman of the Friends. “We will certainly benefit from his business expertise and experience as well as his deep and ongoing dedication to our organization.”
Mr. Li oversees engineering sales, communication, and marketing at HLK Services. Prior to joining HLK in 1988, he worked in various management positions at Southland Industries in Garden Grove, CA and the Scott Company in Los Angeles, CA. He has been a volunteer member of the Cos Cob Fire Department since 1987 and also volunteers at the Fairfield Theatre Company.
Mr. Li earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biomedical engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York.
About Nathaniel Witherell
Nathaniel Witherell is a short-term rehab and skilled nursing center located on 24 beautiful acres just two miles from downtown Greenwich. Witherell is committed to person-centered care provided by a compassionate and experienced staff. Rehab is available seven days a week. The nonprofit is owned and operated by the Town of Greenwich and has been serving the community for over 112 years.
Witherell reflects the community’s collective commitment to provide for the town’s elderly when home care is no longer an option. The vast majority of residents have lived their entire lives in Greenwich and supported the community in which we live. Nathaniel Witherell was recently recognized as “one of the best nursing homes in Connecticut” by U.S. News & World Report. For each year since the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services adopted its rating system in 2008, Witherell has enjoyed the Center’s coveted 5-star rating, a distinction granted to only 19% of the nursing homes in the United States.
To learn more about Nathaniel Witherell, the public may call Allen Brown, Executive Director, at (203) 618-4323, Scott Neff, Development Director, at (203) 618-4227, or visit us online at www.nathanielwitherell.org.