Carondelet Foundation has elected its Board of Trustees for the 2012 Fiscal Year, which begins July 1, 2011. Comprised of area business and community leaders, the Foundation Board is responsible for generating charitable support and community awareness to advance Carondelet Health Network’s mission to provide excellent and compassionate healthcare to Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Carondelet Health Network is comprised of Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital, Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital, Carondelet Heart & Vascular Institute and Carondelet Neurological Institute in Tucson, as well as Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital in Nogales, Arizona. The healthcare system also includes Carondelet Medical Group and Carondelet Specialist Group, a collection of more than 100 physicians in 20 primary and specialty care practices across the metropolitan area. Carondelet also offers needed services through ambulatory surgery centers; imaging centers; walk-in clinics and Carondelet Hospice & Palliative Care. Together, these facilities employ more than 5,500 associates, working in tandem with more than 1,100 affiliated physicians, to provide care for residents of Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Membership terms for the Carondelet Foundation Board of Trustees begin July 1 and continue through June 30 of the following year.

Officers include:
Chair: T.K. Warfield, DVM, President, Valley Animal Hospital
Vice Chair: Fred Fruchthendler, President, Jacob C. Fruchthendler & Co.
Treasurer: Tony Kenon, Director, Keegan, Linscott & Kenon
Secretary: W. Craig Gibson, Agent, New York Life
Immediate Past Chair: Sheldon King, Principal, Creative Intellectual Commerce
Chief Executive Officer: Richard F. Imwalle

Board members with continuing terms of service include:
Ruth Brinkley, RN, MSN, FACHE, President and CEO, Carondelet Health Network
Kate Calhoun, Sales and Marketing Director, Tucson Convention Center
Jack Davis, Retired Senior Vice President, Valley National Bank
Jo DeChatelet, Shareholder, Beach, Fleishman & Co.
Christine Donnelly, MD, Carondelet Medical Group
Geoffrey Ferlan, Principal, Law Offices of Geoffrey L. Ferlan
John (Jack) Forsythe, Retired Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Chief Tax Officer, Ecolab, Inc.
Barbara Fromkin, Co-Owner, Miles Ahead Cyclery
Luke Fromkin, Co-Owner, Miles Ahead Cyclery
Lesley G. Goldfarb, Community Volunteer
Rosey Koberlein, CEO, Long Companies
David Lopez-Monroy, Senior Tax Manager, BeachFleischman
Lynn Marvel, Owner, Wardrobe Management and Design
Michael Osborne, Centurian Representative, Owner, Osborne Enterprises
Robert D. Ramirez, President and CEO, Vantage West Credit Union
James M. Sakrison, Partner, Slutes, Sakrison & Rogers
Richard M. Small, President, Stonewall Foundation
Jacob Struble, Principal, Jake Struble and Associates
Sister Barbara Sullivan, Pastoral Associate, St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church
Terri Campbell Thorson, Vice President – Investments, Portfolio Manager,UBS Financial Services
Roberto Villasenor, Chief of Police, Tucson Police Department
Thomas A. Zlaket, Jr., Independent Associate, BodHD

Life Trustees include:
Susan Boswell, Partner, Quarles & Brady Streich Lang
Manny Bracamonte
Robert Brooks
Thomas Chestnut, Owner-President, Chestnut Construction Company
John Donahue
Mary Anne Fay
Loring Green
Russell Hall, Principal, PICOR Commercial Real Estate Services Company
Charles Johnson
Brenda Koedyker, Senior Vice President, Alliance Bank of Arizona
Christopher Linscott, Director, Keegan, Linscott & Kenon
Jim Neihart
Edye Riharb, Financial Manager, Pinsa Group
Adib Sabbagh, MD


About Carondelet Health Network
Located in Tucson, Arizona, Carondelet Health Network is a Catholic, nonprofit health care system dedicated to responding to the health care needs of Southern Arizonans. With a Mission to Heal, Carondelet was founded by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet 130 years ago. Carondelet Health Network facilities include Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital, Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital, Carondelet Heart & Vascular Institute and Carondelet Neurological Institute on the campus of St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tucson and Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital in Nogales, Arizona. Other Carondelet services include nearly fourteen Carondelet Medical Group primary care locations, three Carondelet Specialist Group offices, an ambulatory surgery center and various outpatient services. Carondelet Health Network is a ministry of Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic, non-profit health care system. In Fiscal Year 2010, Carondelet provided nearly $50 million (8.3 percent of its net revenue) in Community Benefit to improve the health of our community and increase access to health care. More information about Carondelet Health Network is available at www.carondelet.org. Carondelet Foundation exists to engage Southern Arizona communities in philanthropic support of the Carondelet Health Network. For more information, visit
www.carondelet.org/foundation.