St. Joseph Foundation - Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

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St. Joseph Foundation

Who We Are

The Wheaton Franciscan – St. Joseph Campus is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that aims to connect donors with initiatives benefiting the health and well-being of our community, in an effort to enhance the exceptional and compassionate health care services provided by our physicians, nurses, and staff at St. Joseph Campus and our outpatient centers: Wheaton Franciscan – Wauwatosa and Brown Deer Campuses.

Our Mission

To support the mission of St. Joseph by: promoting and strengthening the image, role and identity of St. Joseph to others; generating resources for St. Joseph through focused cultivation; and fundraising and being responsible stewards of the Foundation assets.

Board of Directors

The Foundation is entrusted to a board of directors, who are an ethical, dedicated and a visionary group representing local business, medical and organizational leadership.

  • Marc Abernethy
    Cardiology District Manager
    Medtronic
  • Jascha Beck Walter
    Legal Counsel
    Software One, Inc.
  • Patti Bohne
    Owner
    Olive Promotions
  • Patti Bringe
    Community Volunteer
  • Mark Bruce, DO
    Board – Vice Chair
    Physician
    Emergency Medicine Specialists
  • Dawn Conlin
    Client Relations Manager
    Voya
  • Jodi Czernejewski
    Treasurer
    CEO
    Advanced Institute of Healthcare
  • Brian Dix
    Financial Representative
    Northwestern Mutual
  • Chris Gerlach
    Secretary
    EVP/COO
    Blast Cleaning Technologies
  • Oretha Harris
    Conversion Project Manager
    Fiserv
  • Kira Lafond
    Director of Advertising
    Milwaukee Business Journal
  • John Matter
    Board – Chair
    President & CEO
    The Equitable Bank
  • Emily Phillips
    Financial Advisor
    Robert W. Baird & Co.
  • Nelson W. Phillips III
    Attorney
    Davis Kuelthau Attorneys at Law
  • Stephen Ragatz, MD
    Medical Director, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
    Wheaton Franciscan – St. Joseph Campus
  • Debra K. Standridge
    President, North Market
    Wheaton Franciscan, Inc.
  • Kathy Szeflinski
    Financial Services Provider
    FIS
  • Adam Whitehill
    CFO
    Oconomowoc Residential Programs, Inc.

Foundation Staff

  • Chris Krizek
    Interim Executive Director
    Phone: 262-687-8656
  • Racheal Faulks
    Philanthropy Manager
    Phone: 414-447-3198

Annual Report

To see how Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare is making the communities it serves stronger, healthier and better, view the latest Annual Report.

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