Lima Memorial Foundation
Lima Memorial Health System was created by the people of Lima, is supported by and responsible to the people of Lima and remains your local hospital. The Lima Memorial Foundation was established to philanthropically support the health system in offering the most medically advanced care by uniting our community to address critical health needs.
We believe our community deserves local access to world-class health care. We are committed to uniting our community to advance the health of our region through advocacy and philanthropic support for Lima Memorial Health System.
Board of Directors
The Lima Memorial Foundation Board of Directors is comprised of community leaders and Lima Memorial Health System representatives committed to providing leadership in the acquisition, management, and distribution of philanthropic gifts. They also provide fiduciary responsibility for funds raised.
Scott Shutt, Chair
Steven Romey, Vice Chair
Adam Rector, Capstone Development Committee Chair
Janet Hawk, 1899 Society Development Committee Co-Chair
Amy Kentner, 1899 Society Development Committee Co-Chair
Janice von der Embse, Finance Committee Chair
William Timmermeister, Nominating Committee Chair
Praveen Malhotra, M.D.
Dennis Morris, DPM
Rafael Nivar, M.D.
Lima Memorial Foundation Capstone Development Committee
The Capstone Development Committee is comprised of community leaders committed to developing and overseeing the Foundation’s fundraising strategies for businesses. The team collaborates to strengthen existing and foster new relationships with businesses throughout the greater Lima region.
Adam Rector, Chair
Lima Memorial Foundation 1899 Development Committee
The 1899 Society Development Committee is comprised of community leaders working together to strengthen existing relationships and create new opportunities with individuals in the community seeking to advance the health care of our region.
Melody Stewart-Cyrus, M.D.
Janice von der Embse
Lima Memorial Finance Committee
The Finance Committee is comprised of community leaders committed to providing financial oversight for the Lima Memorial Foundation, including budgeting, investment management, financial reporting and internal controls.
Janice von der Embse, Chair
Scott L. Shutt
Michael D. Swick
William C. Timmermeister
Eric E. Wiechart