Behind every foundation grant and initiative that touches the lives of our neighbors is a dedicated staff and Board of Trustees that is committed to serving as a strong health advocate for our community.


Becca Raley, Executive Director

Casandra Jewell, Officer Manager

Barbara Kirk, Finance Director

Ann Hess Myers, Gift Planning Officer

Heather Swartz, Communications Director

Carol Thornton, Director of Grants and Public Policy

Gail Witwer, Director of Health Promotion

Board of Trustees

Chairperson: Joseph Vancosky, MHA, Dunham U.S. Army Health Clinic

Vice Chairperson: Deborah Fulham-Winston, Community Volunteer

Treasurer: Christopher Farrands, CPA, Cohick & Associates

Secretary: Nancy Gregor, Esq., Community Volunteer

Lori Amey, MSW, Community Volunteer

Alvin Blitz, Esquire, Masonic Charities

Win Cleland, Ph.D., Community Volunteer

Benjamin Dum, Jr., CFP, TIAA-CREF

Molly Fortney, Community Volunteer

Helen Houpt, MLS, UPMC PinnacleHealth

Trish Niemitz, RN, Med, Community Volunteer

Ellen Peters Otto, Community Volunteer

Mark Price, PhD, Pennsylvania State Education Association

Lakshmi Polavarapu, MD, Sadler Health Center

George Pomeroy, PhD, Shippensburg University