Committees

At Bethesda Inc., we are grateful for our Board members and community volunteers who generously share their time, talents and expertise on our standing committees.

Executive Committee

Guides the work of the Board and may act on behalf of the Board between meetings.

  • Dr. Robert Collins, Chair
  • Denise Kuprionis Esq., Vice Chair
  • Ellen Katz, Past Chair
  • Dan Molina, Secretary
  • Chad Reardon, Treasurer
  • Rance Duke, Investment Committee Chair
  • Melissa Thomasson PhD, bi3 Committee Chair

Finance & Audit Committee

Oversees the financial condition and external audit of Bethesda Inc. and makes financial recommendations to the Board.

  • Chad Reardon, Chair
  • Rance Duke
  • Kristine Garrett
  • Jill Miller
  • Jonathan Niemeyer
  • William A. Tsacalis
  • Other Non-Board Committee Members
    • Spencer Cropper

Governance Committee

Monitors and evaluates the effectiveness of the Board and nominates Board appointees.

  • Dan A. Molina, Chair
  • Stuart Donovan MD, Vice Chair
  • Robert Collins MD
  • Ellen Katz
  • Kathy Kelly
  • Denise Kuprionis, Esq.

bi3 Committee

Identifies, evaluates and endorses transformational healthcare grants that will benefit Bethesda Hospital, TriHealth and/or the Greater Cincinnati community. 

  • Melissa Thomasson PhD, Chair
  • Robert Collins MD,
  • Christie Kuhns, Esq.
  • Denise Kuprionis
  • Yvonne Washington
  • Other Non-Board Committee Members
    • Dora Anim
    • Sara Bolton
    • Sister Sally Duffy

Investment Committee

Provides strategic oversight of the Investment Portfolio and ensures proper implementation of the approved Investment Policy.

  • Rance Duke, Chair
  • Scott Henderson, Vice Chair (Non-Board Member)
  • Phillip Cox
  • Other Non-Board Committee Members
    • Andrew DeVoe, CFO, TriHealth
    • Mary Ann Griffin
    • Mary O’Toole
    • Matt Stautberg