The MetroHealth Foundation Board of Directors

The MetroHealth Foundation is governed by a Board of Directors, which guides the strategic direction of the foundation and raises philanthropic support for MetroHealth.

Officers
Brian ONeill
Brian M. O'Neill

Elected: 2009
Chair
Tucker Ellis, LLP
Partner

Akram Boutros, MD, FACHE
Akram Boutros, MD, FACHE

Ex Officio
The MetroHealth System
President and Chief Executive Officer

Joey Arnold
Joey Arnold

Elected: 2012
Vice Chair, Audit
Swagelok Company
Vice President, Continuous
Improvement and Quality

Bluso
Linda L. Bluso

Elected: 2011
Vice Chair, Governance
Adaptive Knowledge Institute
Founder and Chief Executive Officer

Kate Brown
Kate L. Brown

Ex Officio
President
The MetroHealth Foundation
The MetroHealth System
Chief Development Officer

James Cahoon
James Cahoon

Elected: 2013
Vice Chair, Outreach
Community Leader

Ann Howard
Lee Ann Howard

Elected: 2013
Vice Chair, Nominating and Board Development
Howard and O'Brien Associates

Rob Soroka
Rob Soroka

Treasurer and Vice Chair, Finance and Investment
Fifth Third Bank
Senior Vice President

Michelle Wood
Michelle Wood

Elected: 2016
Chief Operating Officer
The MetroHealth Foundation
Director of Operations, Foundation and System Philanthropy

Directors
Nick Alexander
Nicholas Alexander

Elected: 2016
UBS
Account Vice President, Senior Wealth Strategy Associate

Anna Brandt
Anna Brandt

Ex Officio
Oberlin College
Assistant Dean of Students and Coordinator of the Learning Enhancement Across the Disciplines (LEAD) Program

Jason Bristol
Jason R. Bristol

Elected: 2019
Cohen Rosenthal & Kramer LLP
Partner

Dr. John Chae, MD
John Chae, MD

Ex Officio
The MetroHealth System
Vice President, Research

Rachel Ciomcia
Rachel Ciomcia

Elected: 2017
Cleveland Leadership Center
Vice President, Strategic Engagement and Director, Cleveland Bridge Builders

Jeffrey Claridge
Jeffrey Claridge, MD

Elected: 2014
The MetroHealth System
Director, Division of Trauma, Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery

Dr Alfred Connors
Alfred F. Connors Jr., MD

Elected: 2009
The MetroHealth System
Emeritus Chair of Medicine

Maureen Dee
Maureen Dee

Ex Officio
Catholic Charities Services Corporation
Executive Director

Geuther
James R. Geuther

Elected: 2013
SunTrust Bank
Market President, Northern Ohio

Chuck Gile
Chuck Gile

Elected: 2017
Motorcars Cleveland
President

Donet Graves
Don Graves, Jr.

Elected: 2017
KeyBank
Senior Director, Corporate Community Initiatives and Relations

John Grech
John Grech

Elected: 2017
Edward Jones Investments
Financial Advisor

Jonathon Groza
Jon Groza

Elected: 2018
Kohrman Jackson & Krantz
Partner

Joseph Hanna
Joseph Hanna

Elected: 2018
The MetroHealth System
Chair, Neurology

Jennifer Hurd - Foundation Board member
Jennifer Hurd

Elected: 2019
Bank of America
Senior Vice President, State of Ohio Market Manager, Enterprise Business & Community Engagement

Katie Kay
Kathryn Kay, RN

Elected: 2012
Chamberlain College of Nursing
Instructor

Melissa Kline, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Melissa A. Kline, DNP, RN, NEA, BC

Elected: 2017
The MetroHealth System
Vice President, Chief Nursing Officer

Jay Lucarelli
Jay Lucarelli

Elected: 2018
Minute Men Staffing & HR Services
President and Chief Executive Officer

James E. Misak, MD
James E. Misak, MD

Elected: 2018
The MetroHealth System
Vice Chair, Community and Population Health

Larry November
Lawrence G. November

Elected: 2012
Lincoln Financial Advisors
Financial Planner

Heidi Pertz
Heidi Petz

Elected: 2019
Sherwin Williams
President and General Manager
Consumer Brands North America

Jonathan Pressnell
Jonathan Pressnell

Elected: 2017
Blue Point Capital Partners
Principal

Craig Richmond
Craig Richmond

Ex Officio
The MetroHealth System
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Ana Rodriguez
Ana Rodriguez

Elected: 2019
The Lubrizol Corporation
Corporate Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Rush
Tanisha L. Rush

Elected: 2011
Fifth Third Bank
Vice President, Community and Economic Development

Nick Russo
Nicholas Russo

Elected: 2016
PNC Erieview Capital
Director

Marcy Levy Shankman
Marcy Levy Shankman, PhD

Elected: 2017
Cleveland Metropolitan School District
Leadership Coach and Strategist

Smith
Pamela E. Smith

Elected: 2013
Community Leader

Sally Stewart
Sally Stewart

Elected: 2017
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
Realtor

Kathryn Teng, MD
Kathryn Teng, MD

Elected: 2018
The MetroHealth System
Division Director, General Internal Medicine and Community Medicine

Gareth Vaughan
Gareth D. Vaughan

Elected: 2015
The Albert M. Higley Co.
President and Chief Executive Officer

Dr Sherrie Williams
Sherrie D. Williams, MD

Elected: 2017
The MetroHealth System
Medical Director, Pulmonary Function Lab, Pulmonary Rehabilitation
and Smoking Cessation Programs

Aaron Witwer
Aaron Witwer

Elected: 2017
Oswald Companies
Health Management Consultant

Zang
Alan Zang

Elected: 2013
U.S. Bank
President, NE Ohio

Life Members
Allgood
Dwight M. Allgood, Jr.

Elected: 1984
Community Leader
(Deceased)

Robert Durham
Robert A. Durham

Elected: 2002
HKM Direct Market Communications
President

Fratianne
Richard B. Fratianne, MD

Elected: 1988
The MetroHealth System
Director Emeritus, Burn Center

Brenda Kirk
Brenda K. Kirk

Elected: 2009
Hyland Software
Chief Product and Strategy Officer

Knisely
Collin K. Knisely

Elected: 1988
The Knisely Group, LLC
Managing Director