Philanthropic Organizations

2012 foundation board and philanthropy committee members

The fundraising success of Sutter Health's philanthropy program reflects the dedicated and tireless efforts of our volunteer trustees, directors, committee members, physicians, executive leaders and others, who are listed below. With great appreciation, we recognize them for their extraordinary work in supporting our not-for-profit mission, which allows us to better serve our patients and communities.

This list is not all-inclusive, and any omissions are unintentional. We sincerely thank everyone who has supported our efforts to better serve those in need.

You can help support our Sutter Health funding initiatives. You may reach us by phone at
(916) 286-6826 or by email at philanthropy@sutterhealth.org.

Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors
  • Brian Arbini
  • Mathew Bruno
  • Tim Norris-Buzzini, chair of finance and investments
  • Sean P. Carroll, chair
  • James Conforti, former Memorial Medical Center CEO and general member (ex officio)
  • Eric Dalton, Memorial Medical Center CFO and treasurer
  • Sarah Fields
  • Shannon Gilbert-Weaver
  • Denyse Halvorson
  • Jason Jasper
  • Daryn Kumar, Memorial Medical Center CEO and general member (ex officio)
  • Duke Leffler, secretary
  • Seth Neumann
  • Dean Petrulakis
  • Scott Sauls
  • Shakti Singh, M.D.
  • Charles Suntra, M.D.
  • Jennifer Svihus, executive director (ex officio)
  • Laura Ward
  • Michael West, vice chair
Memorial Hospital Los Banos Foundation Development Committee
  • Christine Chiang
  • Antone Giannone
  • Susan Jordan
  • Margie Lagmay
  • Lucy Lawrence, chair
  • Gene Lieb
  • Richard Liszewski, Memorial Hospital Los Banos CEO
  • Michelle Marchese, philanthropy coordinator
  • Jennifer Svihus, Sutter Health Central Valley Region philanthropy vice president
  • John Windecker
Tracy Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Greg Bush
  • Ron Cedillo
  • Robert Elliott
  • James Franco, Ed.D., secretary
  • Rochele Lawson
  • Ed Lyons, vice chair
  • Kathy Mast, R.N.
  • David Moline, O.D., F.A.A.O., treasurer
  • Tim Noakes, Sutter Tracy Community Hospital CFO
  • Sunil Patel, M.D.
  • Kim Parco
  • Stuart Rogoff, executive director
  • Cindy Sanders, chair
  • Andy Su, M.D.
  • David M. Thompson, Sutter Tracy Community Hospital CEO
  • Dianne Timan
  • Phillip Yu, M.D.
Alta Bates Summit Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Lawrence R. Shepp, J.D., chair
  • Steven E. Holland, vice chair
  • Robert E. Merritt, J.D., secretary
  • Josefina C. Baltodano, J.D.
  • Mary M. Heafey
  • Christine M. Heldman, treasurer
  • James H. Hickman, president (ex officio)
  • Junaid Khan, M.D. (ex officio)
  • Charles Mance
  • Linda G. Peltz
  • David L. Preuss
  • Charles J. Prosper, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center CEO (ex officio)
  • Michael N. Usem, M.D. (ex officio)
  • Michelle T. Winchester
Eden Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Jeffrey Moore, chair
  • Kathryn Colemere, chair-elect
  • Joseph Connell, secretary-treasurer
  • Paul Garcia, past chair
  • Lori Baptista
  • Kathryn Colemere
  • Joseph Connell
  • Rick Felson
  • Reid Lindblom
  • Tom Lorentzen
  • Jeffrey Moore
  • George Pacheco
  • Lamont Paxton
  • Craig Ragg
  • Catharine Ratto
  • Sushma Shah
  • Rob Warren
  • George Bischalaney (ex officio, voting)
  • Terry Pink Alexander (ex officio, nonvoting)
Delta Memorial Hospital Foundation Board of Directors
  • Irmeen Ashraf, M.D.
  • Tim Bouslog, president
  • Rammy Inzerillo
  • Becky Manning
  • Jim Martin
  • Kay Power
  • John Slatten, secretary
  • Betty Smith, president-elect
  • Gary Rapaport, Delta Memorial Hospital CEO (ex officio)
Samuel Merritt University Board of Regents
  • Thomas (Tom) G. Drese, M.A., chair
  • Marilyn M. Snider, M.S.N., vice chair
  • David (Dave) Foulkes, C.P.A., treasurer and chair, finance committee
  • David Bradley, M.B.A. (ex officio)
  • Mary Brown
  • Sharon Diaz, Ph.D. (honorary), secretary (ex officio)
  • David Frey, J.D.
  • Owen Garrick, M.D.
  • Cornelius (Con) L. Hopper, M.D.
  • Teh-wei Hu, Ph.D.
  • Alvin McLean Jr., Ph.D.
  • Gary Morrison, J.D.
  • Albert (Al) E. Peters, C.P.A.
  • Chuck Prosper, M.B.A.
  • John Swartzberg, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Mills-Peninsula Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Steven M. McLaughlin, chair
  • Peggy Bort Jones, vice chair
  • Mary D. Chigos, secretary
  • James R. Cody, treasurer
  • John D. Loder, president
  • Bonnie J. Bertetta
  • Andrew S. Berwick Jr. (emeritus)
  • George H. Cohen, M.D.
  • Brad Craig
  • Christian deGuigné IV (emeritus)
  • Jill Flynn
  • Susan L. Herman
  • Margaret Ho
  • Keith B. McWilliams
  • Robert W. Merwin
  • Andrea Metkus, M.D.
  • Carole Middleton
  • Peter Packard, M.D. (emeritus)
  • Scott E. Peterson
  • John A. Rutgers
  • Kim Schoknecht
  • Dayna A. Sumiyoshi
  • Golnar Yazdi
Palo Alto Medical Foundation Community Board
  • Arnold Aigen, M.D.
  • Thomas E. Bailard
  • James H. Beckett, M.D.
  • Robert Bremner
  • C. Terrigal Burn, M.D.
  • John Cunniff, M.D.
  • Elizabeth Davila
  • Larry D. deGhetaldi, M.D.
  • Stephen Dohrmann
  • Susan Ford Dorsey
  • Meg Durbin, M.D.
  • Richard J. Elkus Jr.
  • Robert H. Eng
  • Michael R. Gaulke
  • Richard Greene, M.D.
  • Vinita Gupta
  • Peter L. Harris
  • R. Cary Hill, M.D.
  • Jacque Jarve
  • Robert Jaunich II
  • Nomi Khan, M.D.
  • Peter LaBoskey
  • Joseph Lacy, M.D.
  • Richard M. Levy, Ph.D.
  • Francis A. Marzoni, M.D., M.B.A.
  • Benjamin Maser, M.D.
  • Duncan L. Matteson
  • Dan Maydan
  • Anthony P. Meier
  • Stan Meresman
  • Criss Y. Morikawa, M.D.
  • Elizabeth (Betty) Newsom, M.D.
  • Jon Nordgaard, D.P.M.
  • Margaret I. Raffin, chair
  • Brian Roach, M.D.
  • Leonard (Len) Rohde
  • Richard Slavin, M.D.
  • Catherine Spieker
  • Sanjay Subhedar
  • Jane Varner, M.D.
  • Elizabeth Vilardo, M.D.
  • James Wilson
  • Ed Winder
  • Philip Young
  • John Zeisler
Sutter Amador Hospital Foundation Board
  • Jody Boetzer
  • Paul Beatty, M.D.
  • David Carlson, chair
  • Erik Christeson
  • Richard Forster
  • Marv Hampton
  • Josh Knittel
  • Anne Lintz
  • Paul Molinelli Jr.
  • Brett Moore, A.A.F.
  • Anne Platt, CEO
  • Loretta Porteous
  • D'Arcy Porter
  • Bob Reeder
  • Betty Saterlie
  • Cathy Smith
  • Paul Sobon
Sutter Auburn Faith Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Steve Galyardt, president
  • Sue Anderson, secretary-treasurer
  • Suzi Bailey, president-elect
  • Carmine DeCicco
  • Merrill Kagan-Weston
  • Ollie MacIntosh
  • Juanita Mercado
  • Carolyn Metzker
  • Larry Payne
  • Matt Pohley
  • Robert Monti Reynolds Jr.
  • Rudy Rivero
  • Howard Rudd
  • Steve Snyder
  • Margareta Swann
  • Joanne Valentine
  • Tammy Walsh
  • Ron Schwab
  • Bill Radakovitz
  • David H. Roholt, D.D.S.
Sutter Davis Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Ruth Asmundson
  • Janice Bridge, board chair
  • Manny Carbahal
  • Calvin Handy, secretary
  • John Hasbrook
  • Virginia Joyce, M.D.
  • Jeff Leacox, trustee chair
  • Harris Levin, M.D.
  • Gary Loveridge, finance chair
  • Martin Mariani
  • Michael Miile
  • Randy Pirtle
  • Sandra Reynoso Rogers
  • Janet Wagner
  • Steven Weiss
  • Reuben Williams
Sutter Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Steven Ayers
  • Jeffrey Boone
  • Margaret Ose Campbell
  • John Chin, M.D.
  • Nancy Cole
  • Kent Daft, D.D.S.
  • Steven Divine
  • Michael L. Dourgarian
  • Derrick Fong
  • Dineen Greer, M.D.
  • Michael Ingram, M.D.
  • Ted Jenkins
  • Kenneth Johnson
  • William Martin, treasurer
  • Diane Mizell
  • Gloria Naify, chair
  • Teimour Nasirov, M.D.
  • Elaine Nelson
  • Richard Osen
  • Carrie Owen Plietz, CEO
  • John Pappas
  • Paul Rosenberg, M.D.
  • Scott Setzer, secretary
  • Kent Silvester
  • Christopher Stevens
  • Greg Walaitis
  • Zachary Wandell
Sutter Medical Foundation Philanthropic Committee
  • Ken Anderson
  • Marc Boomgaarden
  • Athena Bravos
  • Deborah Christensen-Short
  • Rose Daoust
  • Julie Eckardt
  • Robert Gengler
  • Nancy Elrod, vice chair
  • Marcos Gonzalez
  • Dennis Hinz, chair
  • Rusti Keeley
  • Nate Pomeroy
  • John Rose, M.D.
  • Brad Willoughby
  • Robert Wright, M.D.
  • David Yamamoto, divisional executive
Sutter Roseville Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Kim Bennett
  • Chris Cady, secretary
  • Dave Cook, vice chair
  • Mark Davis
  • Ed Bonner
  • Larry Booth
  • Stuart Bostrom, M.D.
  • Patrick Brady, F.A.C.H.E.
  • Harold Burton
  • Dana Eggerts, auxiliary president
  • Allan Henriques
  • Peter Hull, M.D.
  • Bonnie Marx
  • John Nunan, chair
  • Colin Sheldon
  • Shannon Zajec
Sutter Solano Charitable Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Kathy Adler
  • Gregory Coe, M.D.
  • Steve Epps
  • Terry Glubka
  • Jan Kerr, secretary
  • Helen King
  • Samuel Santoro, D.O., chair
  • Christine Tooby, vice chair
  • Ronald B. Rushford, M.D.
  • Lynn Upchurch
  • Cynthia van Hoff
California Pacific Medical Center Foundation Board of Trustees
  • Richard C. Watts, chair
  • W. Richard Bingham, vice chair
  • John N. Callander, M.D., vice chair
  • Mark Kimbell, president
  • Linda F. Dougherty, treasurer
  • Mrs. Leslie Ferguson-Dietz, secretary
  • Sloan L. Barnett
  • Mrs. Sharmin E. Bock
  • Mrs. Carol N. Bonnie
  • Martin Brotman, M.D.
  • David M. Chamberlain
  • Carolyn C. Chang, M.D.
  • Robert F. Darling
  • David J. Edwards
  • Roy Eisenhardt
  • Elyse M. Eng
  • Mrs. Barbara J. Engmann
  • Mrs. George Ettelson
  • Mrs. Irene M. Fenton
  • Mrs. Harvey Glasser
  • Ernest Go
  • Lisa M. Grotts
  • Marshall Haines
  • Ted G. Hoffman
  • Mrs. Richard A. Horning
  • George F. Lee, M.D.
  • Christopher E. Lenzo
  • Letitia Momirov
  • Michael J. Murray
  • Marston Nauman
  • Kimberly Ann Nunes
  • Janet C. Ostler
  • Suzanne F. Palmer
  • Mrs. Evan R. Peters
  • Mrs. Richard A. Pfaff
  • Mrs. Steven MacGregor Read
  • Alan Seelenfreund
  • K.C. Stone
  • Trevor Traina
  • Skylar Ulrich, M.D.
  • Maria C. Vicente-Puletti
  • Warren S. Browner, M.D., M.P.H. (ex officio)
  • Michael J. Cohill (ex officio)
  • Kaatri B. Grigg (ex officio)
  • Edward Kersh, M.D., F.A.C.C. (ex officio)
  • Jerry W. Mapp (ex officio)
  • Michael Rokeach, M.D. (ex officio)
  • Robert M. Tomasello (ex officio)
Development Committee for Novato Community Hospital
  • Chuck Boerio
  • Debra Brusatori
  • Peter Fulchiron
  • Anne Hosfeld
  • Patti Hurst
  • Michael Schlegel
  • Krystalynn Schlegel
  • John Zikmund
  • Andy Eber
Foundation Board for Sutter Lakeside Hospital
  • Mark Buehnerkemper, O.D.
  • Mary Ann McQueen
  • Gary Williamson
  • Vivek Reddy, M.D.
  • April Knoll
  • Sinda Knight
  • Siri Nelson
  • Pat Lambert
Sutter Medical Center of Santa Rosa Capital Campaign Committee
  • Steven H. Oliver
  • Willie Tamayo
  • Mike Cohill
  • Mike Feeney
  • Mike Mencarini
  • Steve Crisafulli
Sutter Care at Home Philanthropy Committee
  • Doug Wagemann
  • Christopher Paige, chair
  • Richard Bohannon, M.D.
Kahi Mohala Hospital Philanthropy Committee
  • Dianne Winter Brookins, chair, board of trustees
  • Nancy E. Pace, M.D., board of trustees development chair
  • Barbra Pleadwell, committee member
  • Leonard Ličina, CEO and board of trustees member
  • Carolann Biederman, development consultant
  • Aubrey Hawk, public relations consultant