Monika O’Clair is the VP of Strategy & Community Relations at Huggins Hospital in Wolfeboro, NH and oversees strategic planning, communication, community health, quality, compliance, performance improvement, patient relations, philanthropy and marketing. Monika has worked in the healthcare field in NH for almost two decades. Prior to healthcare, she worked as a journalist and a photojournalist for a daily newspaper. Monika is currently on the Board of Directors for Sugar Hill Retirement Community, Inc., serves on the Public Health Leadership Council Executive Committee for Carroll County, serves on the Board of the Eastern Lakes Region Housing Coalition, and is a member of the American Hospital Association’s Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development. She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Plymouth State University and her Master’s Degree in Strategic Communication Management from Concordia University – St. Paul. She also holds a certificate in Strategic Planning from the American Hospital Association.