The Foundation

Through the charitable gifts of individuals, corporations and foundations, our organization helps advance Ellis Medicine’s mission to serve the community and reinvent healthcare one patient at a time.


The mission of the Foundation is to increase philanthropy, awareness and advocacy for Ellis Medicine to ensure and support quality, lifesaving healthcare in our community.


The Foundation will be the trusted, respected philanthropy of choice known for its genuine caring, lifelong relationships with donors. Our vision is to nurture an environment that fosters stewardship, relationships, and generosity in support of Ellis Medicine.


We value our relationships with donors, respecting them as investors, partners and friends.


  • Be good stewards of every gift and accountable to each donor
  • Use our resources (people, time, materials, money) wisely


  • Treat everyone as a major donor
  • Make donors feel valued beyond their expectation


  • Work as a collegial team with volunteers, physicians, nurses, staff, trustees and each other
  • Be an integral, visible part of the hospital family and community


  • Foster cooperative, collaborative and productive relationships to improve the health and wellness of our community

Foundation Board of Trustees

Jim Hurley, Chair

James Barnes, Esq., Vice Chair

Lauren Sharkey, Esq., Secretary

Christian Soller, Esq., Treasurer

Becky Daniels

Colleen Dibble, M.D.

Steven Giovannone, M.D.

Elizabeth Guerin

Neil M. Golub

Michele Hewitt

David C. Horan Jr., Chair, Ellis Medicine Board of Trustees

Sarah Johnson

Bonnie Keller

Amanda Kuryluk, Esq.

Catherine Lewis

Matthew Lombardo

Stephanie Mumford

A. Emile Walraven

William Zarzycki, President, Volunteer Aides

Arthur Schrum,  Controller

Karen E. Mantas, VP/Executive Director

Paul Milton, President & CEO, Ellis Medicine

Financial Information

As a not-for-profit organization, The Foundation for Ellis Medicine is dedicated to being a good steward of its resources. To this end, the Foundation, which is overseen by a volunteer board of trustees, strives to be as transparent as possible in its operations. We invite you to view the following financial information: