Behind every foundation grant and initiative that touches the lives of our neighbors is a dedicated staff and Board of Trustees that is committed to serving as a strong health advocate for our community.


Becca Raley, Executive Director

Casandra Jewell Sweeney, Office Operations Manager

Jennifer Byers, Finance Director

Antonia Price, Director of Communications and Development

Marcellus Taylor, Director of Health Equity

Carol Thornton, Director of Grants and Public Policy

Gail Witwer, Director of Health Promotion

Board of Trustees

Chairperson: Christopher Farrands, CPA, Cohick & Associates

Vice Chairperson: Win Cleland, Ph.D., Community Volunteer

Treasurer: Stephen Bartoli, CIMA®, Morgan Stanley

Secretary: Medha D. Makhlouf, JD, Penn State Dickinson Law

Marisol Barber, Members 1st Credit Union

Benjamin Dum, Jr., CFP, TIAA-CREF

Molly Fortney, Community Volunteer

Roderick Frazier, DDS, Community Volunteer

Helen Houpt, MLS, UPMC 

Taro Landis, Chief, Carlisle Borough Police Department

Rebecca Myers, MSW, Rector, Episcopal Church of the Nativity and St. Stephen

Trish Niemitz, RN, Med, Community Volunteer

Lakshmi Polavarapu, MD, Sadler Health Center

George Pomeroy, PhD, Shippensburg University

Mark Price, PhD, Pennsylvania State Education Association