Coastal Health & Wellness Selects Mary McClure as Executive Director

Post Date:12/05/2017 8:21 AM
Picture of Mary McClure.

GALVESTON COUNTY, Texas – Coastal Health & Wellness (CHW) is happy to announce Mary McClure as executive director. Mary, a long-time member of the CHW management team, was selected for the position by the clinic’s board at its November meeting.

“Mary is a proven leader and her institutional knowledge of Coastal Health & Wellness makes her an outstanding choice for this role,” said Dr. Milton Howard, chair of the CHW Governing Board. “I look forward to the future of Coastal Health & Wellness with Mary as the leader.”

Mary, who served as interim executive director since December 2016, has been with CHW and the Galveston County Health District since January 2006.

“I’m honored to be selected for this position,” Mary said. “I very much look forward to contributing to continued strides in Coastal Health & Wellness’ mission of providing high-quality primary care to everyone, regardless of ability to pay.”

As executive director, Mary is responsible for all aspects of CHW operations at both its Texas City and Galveston clinics.

Coastal Health & Wellness is Galveston County’s Community Health Center, with clinics in Texas City and Galveston. CHW offers high-quality primary medical, dental and counseling services. CHW accepts Medicaid, Medicare and many major insurance plans and offers discounted rates for those who qualify. Call (409) 938-2234 for information or appointments. Learn more at

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