Hospital Leadership

Hospital Leadership

Leaders at Rush University Medical Center

Leaders at Rush University Medical Center

Board of Trustees

(* indicates member of the Executive Committee)

Principal Officers

  • Susan Crown, Chairperson (also chairs the Rush System board)
  • Peter C. B. Bynoe, Vice Chair
  • James W. DeYoung, Vice Chair
  • Christine A. Edwards, Vice Chair
  • William M. Goodyear, Vice Chair
  • Stephen N. Potter, Vice Chair
  • Dr. Omar B. Lateef

General Trustees

  • Kapila Kapur Anand
  • Matthew F. Bergmann
  • Matthew J. Boler
  • John L. Brennan
  • Peter C. B. Bynoe*
  • Karen B. Case
  • Adela Cepeda
  • Alison L. Chung
  • Karen Jaffee Cofsky
  • Ann W. Cohn, EdD
  • E. David Coolidge III*
  • Kelly McNamara Corley
  • Susan Crown*
  • Marsha A. Cruzan
  • James W. DeYoung*
  • William A. Downe
  • Christine A. Edwards*
  • Francesca Maher Edwardson
  • Peter M. Ellis
  • Charles L. Evans, PhD
  • Larry Field
  • Robert F. Finke*
  • William J. Friend
  • H. John Gilbertson*
  • William M. Goodyear*
  • Caroline Grace
  • Sandra P. Guthman*
  • David C. Habiger
  • Darrel H. Hackett
  • William J. Hagenah*
  • Christie Hefner
  • Marcie B. Hemmelstein
  • Bradley J. Henderson
  • Jay L. Henderson*
  • Marvin J. Herb
  • John W. Higgins
  • John L. Howard
  • Ron Huberman
  • William T. Huffman Jr.
  • Kip Kirkpatrick
  • Thomas E. Lanctot
  • Dr. Omar B. Lateef
  • Sheldon Lavin
  • Kenneth H. M. Leet

 

  • Susan R. Lichtenstein
  • Pamela Forbes Lieberman
  • Todd W. Lillibridge
  • Juan R. Luciano
  • Paul E. Martin
  • Brian T. McCormack
  • Gary E. McCullough*
  • Roger S. McEniry
  • Christopher N. Merrill
  • Andrew J. Mills
  • Wayne L. Moore*
  • William A. Mynatt Jr.*
  • Martin H. Nesbitt
  • Michael J. O'Connor
  • William H. Osborne
  • Tonise Paul
  • Aurie A. Pennick
  • Sheila A. Penrose*
  • Perry R. Pero
  • Stephen N. Potter*
  • José Luis Prado
  • Stephen R. Quazzo
  • Eric A. Reeves
  • Joan S. Rubschlager
  • John J. Sabl
  • E. Scott Santi*
  • Gloria Santona
  • Carole Browe Segal*
  • Alejandro Silva
  • David H. B. Smith Jr.
  • Russell P. Smyth
  • Jennifer W. Steans
  • Joan E. Steel
  • Carl W. Stern
  • Frank J. Techar
  • Paul W. Theiss
  • Shundrawn A. Thomas
  • Charles A. Tribbett III*
  • Pallavi Verma
  • Thomas J. Wilson
  • Robert A. Wislow
  • Barbara Jil Wu, PhD
  • Sam Yagan

Annual Trustees

  • Frederick M. Brown, Jr., DNP
  • Melissa Browning, DNP
  • Catherine A. Dimou, MD
  • James M. Farrell
  • Justin Ishbia
  • Cindy Clark Mancillas*
  • Cindy Nicolaides
  • Vijaya B. Reddy, MD*
  • Karen C. Reid
  • R. Jeffrey Snell, MD
  • Edward J. Ward, MD

 

Life Trustees

  • James A. Bell
  • Mrs. Bowen Blair
  • William G. Brown
  • W. H. Clark
  • Robert J. Darnall
  • Thomas A. Donahoe
  • Bruce W. Duncan
  • W. James Farrell
  • Marshall Field
  • John P. Frazee Jr.
  • Cyrus F. Freidheim Jr.
  • Ronald J. Gidwitz
  • Richard W. Gochnauer
  • Larry J. Goodman, MD
  • Joan M. Hall
  • William K. Hall
  • Leo M. Henikoff, MD
  • Mrs. Edward Hines
  • Thomas R. Hodgson
  • Anthony D. Ivankovich, MD

 

 

  • Edgar D. Jannotta
  • John E. Jones
  • John P. Keller
  • Herbert B. Knight
  • Vernon R. Loucks Jr.
  • Donald G. Lubin
  • John W. Madigan
  • Robert A. Mariano
  • Robert S. Morrison
  • Abby McCormick O'Neil
  • Maribeth S. Rahe
  • John W. Rogers Jr.
  • Sheli Z. Rosenberg
  • Patrick G. Ryan
  • The Hon. Anne O. Scott
  • Michael Simpson
  • Harold Byron Smith Jr.
  • Bide L. Thomas
  • Richard L. Thomas
  • John R. Willis

Senior Officers

Dr. Omar Lateef
President and Chief Executive Officer

Sherine E. Gabriel, MD, MSc
President, Rush University

Wayne Keathley
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

David A. Ansell, MD
Senior Vice President, Community Health Equity
Associate Provost, Clinical Affairs, Rush University

Carl T. Bergetz, JD
Senior Vice President, Legal Affairs, and General Counsel 

Paul Casey, MD, MBA, FACEP
Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer

Susan L. Freeman, MD, MS
Senior Vice President and Provost, Rush University

Richa Gupta, MBBS, MHSA
Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Rush University Medical Group

Courtney Kammer, MHA
Senior Vice President, Human Resources

Diane M. McKeever
Senior Vice President, Philanthropy, and Chief Development Officer
Secretary, The Trustees

Patricia Steeves O'Neil, MAE
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer

Tatyana Popkova, MSM
Senior Vice President, Strategic Planning and Marketing 

Angelique L. Richard, PhD, RN, CENP
Senior Vice President, Hospital Operations and Chief Nursing Officer

Vice Presidents and Deans

Aney Abraham, DNP, RN, NE-BC
Vice President, Patient Care Services

Andrew Bean, PhD
Vice President and Dean, Graduate College
Interim Vice Provost, Research

Cynthia E. Boyd, MD
Vice President and Chief Compliance Officer

Peter Briechle, PhD
Vice President, Programs and Services, Philanthropy

Deval K. Daily
Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Neurosciences - Cardiac Service Line

Shannon Driscoll
Vice President, Rush University Medical Group Practice Operations

Ellen Feinstein
Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer for Bone & Joint Service Line

Christopher Gade
Vice President, Marketing and Engagement

Jeff Gautney
Vice President and Chief Information Officer

Darlene Oliver Hightower, JD
Vice President, Community Health Equity

Bala Hota, MD
Vice President and Chief Analytics Officer

Kate H. Jones
Vice President, Strategic Planning, Marketing and Communications

Christine Kennedy, PhD, RN 
Vice President and Dean, College of Nursing

Kerem Korkmaz, MSN, RN, CENP
Vice President, Patient Care Services

Shonda Morrow, JD, MS, RN
Vice President, Patient Care Services

Hiten Patel, PhD
Vice President, Chief Product Officer

Anthony Perry, MD
Vice President, Ambulatory Transformation

Paola Pescara
Vice President, Strategic Growth

Philip Quick
Vice President, Rush University Medical Group Access Center

Charlotte B. Royeen, PhD
Vice President and Dean, College of Health Sciences

Dino Rumoro, DO, MPH
Interim Dean, Rush Medical College
President and Chief Executive Officer, Rush Oak Park Hospital

Quincy M. Stanley
Vice President, Support Services

Janet Stifter, PhD, RN, CPHQ
Vice President, Hospital Operations — Perioperative and Interventional Services and Professional Nursing Practice

Jeremy E. Strong
Vice President, Supply Chain

Kelly Sullivan, JD
Deputy General Counsel

Denise N. Szalko
Vice President, Revenue Cycle

Thomas P. Wick
Vice President, Individual Giving, Philanthropy

Alex D. Wiggins
Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Interim Treasurer

James Wilson
Vice President, Financial Operations

Medical Staff Officers

  • President: Vijaya Reddy, MB, BS 
  • Secretary: Yanina A. Purim-Shem-Tov, MD
  • Treasurer: Amie J. Gamino, MD
  • Immediate Past President: Edward J. Ward, MD

Professional Nursing Staff Officers

  • President: Jackie Hoskins, RN
  • Secretary: Katherine Maschoff, BSN, CCRN
  • Treasurer: Thomas Starr, MSN, RN, CCRN-CMC
  • Immediate Past President: Rachel Santarromano, RN 

System Leadership

List of Rush System board members, System officers and other System executives.

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System Leadership

List of Rush System board members, System officers and other System executives.

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