Governance Committee

Chairperson

Laura S. Kaiser, FACHE, MHA, MBA, BS
President and Chief Executive Officer
SSM Health
Saint Louis, MO

Members

Cathleen P. Eldridge, MBA
Principal
Eldridge Consulting, Inc.
Chapel Hill, NC
Joseph Gage
Chief Human Resource Officer
Bon Secours Mercy Health
Cincinnati, OH
Dougal G. Hewitt
Executive Vice President and Chief Mission Officer
Providence St. Joseph Health
Renton, WA
Jeffrey A. Johnston, MBA, MHA
Eastern Missouri Regional President
Mercy
Saint Louis, MO
Richard Korman
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Avera Health
Sioux Falls, SD
Sr. Mary Anne Rodgers, CSJ
Board Member
Ascension
Latham, NY
Lawrence P. Schumacher, RN, MSN, FAAN
Senior Vice President, Operations, Southeast Division
CommonSpirit Health
Chattanooga, TN

Ex-Officio

Sr. Mary M. Haddad, RSM, MSW, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Catholic Health Association
Washington, DC
Julie S. Manas, MHA
President
Ascension St. Vincent North Region
Carmel, IN

Staff Coordinator

Catherine A. Hurley, Esq.
Vice President, General Counsel / Compliance Officer
Catholic Health Association
Washington, DC