About Cincinnati Children's | Our Leadership

Senior Management

Lead by Michael Fisher, president and CEO, the Performance Leadership Team (PLT) is composed of top leaders from every area of the medical center. Multidisciplinary and collaborative in nature, the PLT is committed to ensuring Cincinnati Children’s remains a strong, healthy and vibrant organization that provides the best outcomes, experience and value for our patients, families and employees.

Board of Trustees

  • Mark Jahnke
    Chair
  • Michael Fisher
    President & CEO
  • Sharry P. Addison
  • Carol H. Armstrong
  • Lynwood L. Battle
  • Mark Biegger
  • Alicia Bond-Lewis
  • Chris Browner
  • David Cassady
  • Tina Cheng, MD, MPH
  • Nancy Kreiger Eddy, PhD
  • Thomas M. Finn
    Vice Chair
  • S. Kay Geiger
  • Beth Guttman
  • Vada Hill
  • Michael A. Hirschfeld
    Vice Chair
  • Gary Huffman
  • Joyce Keeshin
  • David P. Osborn
  • Jane Portman
  • Andrew Quinn
  • Timothy Schroeder
  • Susan Shelton
  • Liza D. Smitherman
    Vice Chair
  • John W. Steinman
  • James J. Vance
  • Daniel von Allmen, MD
  • Hillary Weidner
  • Chiquita White
  • Felicia Williams
  • Craig S. Young

Foundation Board

  • S. Kay Geiger – Co-Chair
  • Gary “Doc” Huffman – Co-Chair
  • Kit Andrews
  • John Atkinson
  • Michael Barnes, Esq
  • Kelly Brown
  • Bret Caller
  • David Cassady
  • Thomas Cody, Esq
  • Alvin Crawford, MD
  • David Ellis
  • Martin Fritsch
  • Robert Gramann
  • Beth Guttman
  • Bryan Hamilton
  • Robert Herman
  • Michael Hirschfeld, Esq
  • Dhani Jones
  • Kevin Jones
  • Caroline Joseph
  • Samir Kulkarni
  • Jon Lawhead
  • William McCloy
  • Michael McGraw
  • Jane Portman
  • Wendy Ritch
  • J. Scott Robertson
  • William Sherman, Esq
  • Peter Strange
  • Brian Veith
  • Kathryn Ann Weichert Kranbuhl, MD
  • Timothy Wittenbrook
  • Alexander Yastrebenetsky
  • Allen Zaring, IV

    Physician Ambassadors
  • John Perentesis, MD, FAAP
  • Robert Kahn, MD, MPH

Auxiliaries

Kindervelt President
Katrina Smith

Co-operative Society President
Barbara Smith

Jr. Co-Operative Society President
Kathy Cassady

Association of Volunteers President
Kristin Crowley