James Foundation Board & Other Organizations
We all have a story to share and a desire to live in a cancer-free world. Through that personal mission and shared vision, the OSUCCC – James Foundation Board helps tackle our collective responsibility to achieve our ambitious fundraising goal of $500 million toward the Ohio State’s “But for Ohio State” campaign.
The continued support, combined with the extraordinary efforts of our cancer experts, is essential to helping us achieve strategic, programmatic and financial growth that will benefit cancer patients and families for years to come.
James Foundation Board Mission
To provide financial assistance to benefit the OSUCCC – James and its related activities (Code of Regulations, Article II).
Board Composition (per Code of Regulations)
- Not less than 16 members; up to three are designated
- Service term equals three years
- All members have the right to vote and are counted as part of the quorum
- Personal connection to and passion for the cancer cause
- Commitment to The James and its mission
- Enhance the diversity of the board
- Bring added expertise to the board
- Track record of community involvement
- Embrace philanthropy and volunteerism
- Capable of and willing to financially support annual fund, campaigns and special events
Executive Committee Members
Lisa Hinson, Chair
President, Hinson LTD Public Relations
Michael Schoen, Vice Chair
Managing Director, Latin America & Caribbean Dept. Capital Markets, Scotiabank
Bill Carter, Vice Chair
Executive VP & CFO, Momentive Performance Materials Holdings LLC
Eileen Halter, Treasurer
President, CEO and Chairman of the Board, Schnipke Engraving Company, Inc.
Nick Coe, Secretary
CEO, Bath and Body Works
Cindy Hilsheimer, Governance & Nominating Chair
Managing Principal, BeecherHill
Peter Z. Horvath, Executive Committee Member At-Large
Chairman of the Board and CEO, Mission Essential Personnel, LLC
Diane Nye, Executive Committee Member At-Large
Charles E. Ruma, Executive Committee Member At-Large
President, Virginia Homes
James Foundation Board
Daniel B. Benhase
Janis B. Bloch
Jeri B. Block
Michael A. Caligiuri, MD
Director, The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center
CEO, James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
Don Casey, Jr.
CEO, Medical Segment, Cardinal Health
Jeg Coughlin, Jr.
NHRA Driver, JEGS High Performance Inc.
William Farrar, MD
The Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute Chair in Surgical Oncology
Director, Medical Affairs, OSUCCC - James
Director, OSU's Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center
Professor of Surgery
Dr. Arthur G. and Mildred C. James - Richard J. Solove Chair in Surgical Oncology
Steven Gabbe, MD
Senior VP For Health Sciences; CEO,The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Sarah Benson Hatcher
Director, Marketing and Public Relations, CASTO
Executive VP, Fifth Third Bank
Robin V. Holderman
Chief Asset and Development Officer, Columbus Regional Airport Authority
Irene J. Levine
Senior Vice President, Strategic Initiatives and Operations, The Kroger Company
Richard R. Porter
Jon J. Ricker
Executive Vice President, Cyber & Technology Solutions, Mission Essential Personnel, LLC
Daniel H. Rosenthal
President, Milestone Aviation Group LLC
David E. Schuller, MD
Executive Director, Health System Administration
VP, Medical Center Expansion and Outreach
Medical Director, OSU Medical Center Development
CEO Emeritus, James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute
Director Emeritus, Comprehensive Cancer Center
Judith E. Tuckerman
Secretary, Tuckerman Development
Dennis E. Welch
Executive VP & Chief External Officer, American Electric Power (AEP)
Robert White, Jr.
President, The Daimler Group, Inc.
Partner, Baker & Hostetler, Counselors-at-Law
Rita Jean Wolfe
Corporate Director of Civic Affairs, Dispatch Printing Company
Associate, Baker & Hostetler, Counselors-at-Law
CEO, Krueger&Co Consulting, Inc.
As of March 13, 2015