Philanthropy Leaders

Meet the individuals who serve as leaders of our fundraising locations, coaching talented teams of fundraisers and building deeply valued relationships with donors and partners across the nation in a mission to build healthy communities.


Divisional Philanthropy Leaders

Kathy Bertolini

Kathy Bertolini

Midwest Division

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Shannon Cofield

MercyOne Des-Iowa Division

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Drew Gagner

Drew Gagner

Northern California Division

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Charlie Guida

Charlie Guida

Southwest Division

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Jeanne Jachim

Pacific Northwest Division

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Jennifer Nicely

Southeast Division

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Debby Nicklas

Southern California Division

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Local Philanthropy Leaders

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Julie Ann Kroon Alvarado

Dignity Health Foundation - East Valley

Arizona

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Danielle Marchioro

Danielle Amstrup

St. Anne Hospital Foundation
(Highline Medical Center Foundation)

Washington

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Carrie Bach

St. Anthony Health Foundation
St. Anthony North Health Foundation

Colorado

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Sandra Barrington

Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital Foundation
California

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Kathy Bertolini

Kathy Bertolini

CHI Health Foundation

Nebraska

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Diane Blair

CHI Health Plainview

Nebraska

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Jessa Brooks

Jessa Brooks

Marian Regional Medical Center Foundation

California

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Kelsey Carr

CHI St. Alexius Health Carrington
North Dakota

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Katie Cobb

Katie Cobb

Barrow Neurological Foundation

Arizona

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Shannon Cofield

MercyOne Des Moines Foundation
(Mercy Foundation of Des Moines, Iowa)

Iowa

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Laura Cook

St. Vincent Foundation

Arkansas

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Dubi Cummings

Dubi Cummings

St. Alexius Health Williston Foundation
(Mercy Medical Foundation)

North Dakota

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Carrie Davidson

LakeWood Regional Healthcare Foundation

Minnesota

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Sonja Day

Sonja Day

CHI St. Joseph's Health Park Rapids

Minnesota

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Kevin Duggan

Kevin Duggan

Mercy Foundation
Woodland Healthcare Foundation
(Woodland Memorial Hospital Foundation)

California

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Julie Eckardt-Cantrall

Julie Eckardt-Cantrall

St. Joseph Foundation of San Joaquin
California

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Candy Elkind

Candy Elkind

St. Anthony Summit Medical Center Health Foundation

Colorado

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Rob Faughnan

CHI Foundations of Texas (Interim)
St. Luke's Foundation (Interim)
St. Luke's Health Brazosport Health Foundation (Interim)
(Brazosport Health Foundation)

St. Joseph Foundation (Interim)
St. Joseph Foundation of Bryan Texas (Interim)

Texas

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Stephanie Fong

CHI St. Alexius Health Dickinson Foundation
(St. Joseph's Hospital Foundation)
North Dakota

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John Goodenow

Yavapai Regional Medical Center Foundation (Interim)

Arizona

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Philip Goropoulos

CHI St. Joseph Children's Health

Pennsylvania

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Melissa Griffith

St. Francis Medical Center Foundation

Nebraska

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Charlie Guida

Charlie Guida

St. Rose Dominican Health Foundation
Nevada

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Donna Hammack

St. Elizabeth Foundation

Nebraska

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Brian Hammel

Brian Hammel

Northridge Hospital Foundation

California

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Toni Harper

Toni Harper

Friends of Mercy Foundation
(Mercy Foundation, Bakersfield)

California

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Terri Hoffman

Terri Hoffman

St. Joseph's Foundation

Arizona

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Jeanne Jachim

Virginia Mason Franciscan Health Foundation

Washington

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Dannell Knapp

Community Memorial Hospital Medical Services Foundation

Iowa

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Claudia Lanuza

Schuyler Memorial Hospital Foundation

Nebraska

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Montesa Phelan Lopez

Montisa Phelan Lopez

Arroyo Grande Community Hospital Foundation

California

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Markham Miller

St. Mary's Medical Center Foundation
California

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Kassey Mosher

Mercy Medical Center Merced Foundation

California

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Marilea Mullen

Mercy Health Care Foundation

Iowa

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Dan Murphy

Dignity Health Foundation - Inland Empire
Glendale Memorial Health Foundation

California

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Michael Neils

Michael Neils

St. Mary Medical Center Foundation

California

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Jennifer Nicely

Memorial Health Care System Foundation

Tennessee

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Debby Nicklas

French Hospital Medical Center Foundation

California

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Anthony Pagliaro

Dominican Hospital Foundation

California

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Lisa Platt

Mercy Foundation

Oregon

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Catherine Poludniak

Catherine Poludniak

Trinity Health Foundation
(Trinity Health System Foundation)

Ohio

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Melanie Quinton

St. Alexius Health Devils Lake Foundation
(Mercy Hospital of Devils Lake Foundation)

North Dakota

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Mary Rafferty

Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation of Cincinnati

Ohio

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Maggie Redmon

Mercy Foundation North

California

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Heather Rehmer

CHI Living Communities

Ohio

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Martha Reichert

CHI Health at Home

North Dakota

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Traci Reuter

St. Mary's Hospital Foundation

Nebraska

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Cindi Richter

Good Samaritan Hospital Foundation

Nebraska

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Linda Russell

Linda Russell

St. Mary-Corwin Health Foundation

Colorado

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Allen Sánchez

CHI St. Joseph's Children

New Mexico

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Renee Seyer

Oakes Community Hospital Foundation

North Dakota

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Susan Shum

Susan Shum

California Hospital Medical Center Foundation

California

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Charanjit 'CJ' Singh

Mark Twain Medical Center Foundation

California

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Leslie Smart

Saint Joseph Hospital Foundation
Flaget Memorial Hospital Foundation
Saint Joseph Berea Hospital Foundation
Saint Joseph London Hospital Foundation
Saint Joseph Mount Sterling Hospital Foundation

Kentucky

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Emily Smith

St. Anthony Hospital Foundation

Oregon

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Kate Smith

Saint Francis Foundation (Interim)

California

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Steve Spickenreuther

CHI Lisbon Health

Mercy Health Foundation

(Mercy Healthcare Foundation)

North Dakota

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Lexie Stetson-Lee

Mercy Health Foundation

Colorado

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Eugenia 'Jennie' Stewart

Bakersfield Memorial Hospital Foundation

California

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Gail Summers

St. John's Healthcare Foundation
(Oxnard & Camarillo)

California

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Jennifer Svihus

Jennifer Svihus

Sequoia Hospital Foundation

California

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Katie Unger

St. Catherine Hospital Development Foundation (Interim)

Kansas

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Julie Vreeland

CHI St. Gabriel's Health Little Falls
St. Francis Health Foundation
(Healthcare and Wellness Foundation)

Minnesota

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Michelle Walker

CHI St. Alexius Health Bismarck

North Dakota

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