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

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

Lee Ann Howard

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

Rob Soroka

Rob Soroka
Elected: 2015
Treasurer and Vice Chair, Finance and Investment
Fifth Third Bank
Senior Vice President

Michelle Wood

Michelle Wood
Ex Officio
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

John Chae, MD, ME

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, MD
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

Melissa A. Kline, DNP, RN, NEA-BC
Elected: 2017
The MetroHealth System
Senior Vice President - Patient Care Services and 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

Jonathan Pressnell

Jonathan Pressnell
Elected: 2017
Blue Point Capital Partners
Principal

Craig Richmond, Executive VP

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

Kathryn Teng, MD
Ex Officio
The MetroHealth System
Division Director, General Internal Medicine and Community Medicine

Gareth Vaughan

Gareth D. Vaughan
Elected: 2015
The Albert M. Higley Co.
Presidentand 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

Life Members

Allgood

Dwight M. Allgood Jr.
Elected: 1984
Community Leader

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
KeyBank
Chief Information Officer, Commercial Bank, Enterprise Payments

Knisely

Collin K. Knisely
Elected: 1988
The Knisely Group, LLC
Managing Director