Bethesda Foundation Inc.

Your Impact, Your Community


The Bethesda Foundation is governed by a volunteer board of trustees. Selected for their diverse professional and volunteer experience and leadership, our board members assist in the Foundation's fundraising efforts and increasing community awareness of the Foundation.



Chair Spencer Cropper, Co-President: Stolle Properties, Inc.          
Vice-Chair Rachid Abdallah, Chairman & CEO: Jedson Engineering, Inc.
Secretary Bill Graf, Attorney - Graf Stiebel & Coyne
Governance Committee Chair
Treasurer      Rance G. Duke
Finance Committee Chair
President & CEO    Andy Swallow, Bethesda Foundation



Pamela Baird, Program Coordinator for TriHealth Seniority & Bethesda Auxiliary President

Joseph Beech III, Senior Member/Attorney - Kohnen & Patton LLP

Christopher Calabro, Senior Vice President, Life Insurance Strategic Business - Ohio National Financial Services

Mark Clement, President & CEO - TriHealth

Edward Crane, MD, TriHealth Cancer Institute - Oncology

Craig A. Eisentrout MD, Pulmonary Medicine - TriHealth
Research Grants Committee Chair

Gaurang Gandhi, MD, FACC, FHRS, Section Chief, Cardiology/Director, Electrophysiology TriHealth Heart Institute 

Bill Graf, AttorneyGraf Stiebel & Coyne

Kathy Grigg, Senior Vice President - Program Analytics Director - Fifth Third

Grant Hesser, President - PDSC Corporation
Community Outreach Grants Committee Chair

Loren Hiratzka, MD, FACS, FAHA, FACC, Medical Director, Cardiac Surgery - TriHealth Heart Institute

Edmund W. Jones, MD, Retired Bethesda Surgeon

Robert W. Mitchell, Jr., Senior Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer - Cintas Corporation
Development Committee Chair

Myrtis H. Powell, Ph.D., Civic Volunteer

John S. Prout, Retired President & CEO-TriHealth

Arthur J. Roberts, Retired Senior Vice President & CFO, Ohio National Financial Services, Inc.

Luann D. Scherer, RN, Hospice of Cincinnati Board Representative

Mike Shehata, MD, Medical Director of Radiation Oncology - TriHealth Cancer Institute 

Susan G. Weinberg, MD, Co-Medical Director-Diagnostic Imaging Bethesda North Hospital