MOUNT AIRY — Larry Van Sant, president of Van Sant Plumbing & Heating, has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Frederick Memorial Hospital.
A 1970 graduate of South Carroll High School, Van Sant has a bachelor's degree in business administration from West Virginia Wesleyan College.
As a college student, he belonged to Delta Mu Delta and Pi Gamma Mu and was elected to the National Honor Society.
His community interests include board memberships on the Economic Development Board for Carroll County and the Planning and Zoning Commission of Mount Airy.
He is a past president of the Mount Airy Rotary Club, now serving as director of community services. Van Sant is on the board of directors of Junior Achievement; administrative board chairperson of Calvary United Methodist Church; a member of the Masonic Temple; and assistant chairperson of the Carroll County Plumbing Board.
The Frederick Memorial Hospital board is composed of 25 individuals who have an interest in the community as well as the hospital. It has responsibility for governing the operation of the hospital.
Van Sant said he was honored to serve on the board.