Ten New Board Members Join Foundation in 2019
The Foundation welcomed 10 new board members in January. They represent the fields of medicine, business, finance, academia, and workforce development.
There are seven new Jewish Healthcare Foundation trustees, serving for three-year terms: Stacy Beck, MD, assistant professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital; Susanne M. Gollin, PhD, FFACMGG, professor of Human Genetics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, and Clinical Cytogenetics Consultant in the Pittsburgh Cytogenetics Laboratory; Geoffrey Gerber, PhD, president and chief investment officer of Twin Capital Management; Mark S. Kamlet, PhD, University Professor of Economics and Public Policy and provost emeritus at Carnegie Mellon University; Valerie Njie, MS, recently retired as executive director/senior vice president of Bidwell Training Center, Inc.; Rema Padman, PhD, professor of Management Science and Healthcare Informatics in the Heinz College of Information Systems and Public Policy at CMU; and Jim Rooney, co-founder and partner of FirstLink Research and Analytics.
The two new members of the Pittsburgh Regional Health Initiative Board are both from the Allegheny County Medical Society: President Robert Cicco, MD, and Executive Director Jeremy Bonfini. The new board member of Health Careers Futures is Tomi Waters, DEd, associate dean for Academic Affairs and lead dean for Healthcare Programs at the Community College of Allegheny County, Boyce Campus.