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Our Leaders

The Children's Hospital Central California
Board of Trustees

Chair: David Krause
Vice Chair: Bill Smittcamp
Treasurer: Robert Kubo
Secretary: Linda Fraley, MD

Bruce Allbright
Sahar Barayan, MD
Kim Ruiz Beck
Jeannine Campos Grech
Greg Coleman
Jeff Mayer
David Nalchajian 
Pat Ricchiuti
J. Charles Smith, MD 
Todd Suntrapak
Noreen Wade
Riley Walter, Esq.

Children's Executive Leadership
 Todd Suntrapak

 

Todd Suntrapak,
President & Chief Executive Officer

 

Dr. David Christensen

 

David Christensen, MD,
Senior Vice President Medical Affairs & Chief Medical Officer

 

 

Michael Goldring

 

Michael Goldring
Senior Vice President & Physician Network Executive

 

 

 Michele Waldron, Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

 Michele Waldron,
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

 

 

Beverly Hayden-Pugh, Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer 

Beverly Hayden-Pugh,
Vice President & Chief Nursing Officer

 

  

Robert Saroyan

 

Robert Saroyan
Vice President, Philanthropy & Chief Development Officer

 

 

Jessie Hudgins

 

Jessie Hudgins,
Vice President Facilities and Support Services

 

 

Natale Ponticello


Natale Ponticello
Vice President, Human Resources  

 


 

David Singh  

David Singh,
Vice President Revenue Cycle Management

 

 

Stephanie Vance
Vice President, Finance


Jane Willson

 

Jane Willson,
Vice President Corporate Development 

 

Rick Wolf

 

Rick Wolf,
Vice President & General Counsel

 


Medical Staff Officers

Children's Medical Staff Officers for 2014 are:

Sahar Barayan, MD, Chief of Staff
Gary Magram, MD, Vice Chief of Staff
Fred Laningham, MD, Secretary-Treasurer

Department Chairs

Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care
Christine Almon, MD - Chair
Kevin Luu, MD - Vice Chair

Department of Cardiology &
Cardiothoracic Surgery

Narakesari Heragu, MD - Chair
Valeriano Simbre, MD - Vice Chair

Department of Emergency Medicine
Robert Kezirian, MD - Chair 
Henry C. Pollack, MD - Vice Chair

Department of Medical Imaging
TBD - Chair
Michael Myracle, MD - Vice Chair

Department of Medicine
John Kinnison, MD - Chair 
Swati Banerjee, MD - Vice Chair

Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
Stephen Kassel, MD - Chair 
Aleli Siongco, MD - Vice Chair

Department of Surgery
Mimi Chao, MD - Chair 
Joseph Gerardi, DO - Vice Chair 

 

The Children's Hospital Central California
Foundation Board of Directors

President: Todd Suntrapak
Chair: David Nalchajian
Vice Chair: Paul McDougal
Secretary: Kim Ruiz-Beck
Treasurer: Michele Waldron
Immediate Past Chair: Richard Shehadey

Dan Adams        
Danielle Bacon-Parnagian     
Erin Berberian-Gleason   
George Bertolucci, MD
Blair Cunnings
Marty Flaming
Jeannine Grech
Kenneth Jue, MD
Allison Karahadian            
Patrick Murphy
Caren Myers
Skip Nugent
Carl Refuerzo
Debbie Smades-Henes
Bill Smittcamp
Nadarasa Visveshwara, MD
Kevin Williams
Jody Young