(WVVA) A new acting director has been named for the Beckley VA Medical Center.
Kenneth W. Allensworth will begin his new role on May 12. He currently serves as associate director for the Martinsville VA Medical Center.
Allensworth started working for the Department of Veterans Affairs in 1999. He holds a master’s degree in Health Care Leadership from the University of Wichita and is a Air Force veteran.
The search continues for a permanent replacement for former director Stacy J. Vasquez, who is now director of the VAMC in Birmingham, AL.