DFWHC Foundation announces 2018 Board of Trustees

The Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council (DFWHC) Foundation has announced its Board of Trustees for 2018. The Board of Trustees consists of the following individuals:

• Chair Ruben Esquivel, VP Community/Corporate Relations, UT Southwestern Medical Center
• Vice Chair Pamela Stoyanoff, Executive VP/COO, Methodist Health System
• Trustee Dr. Baron Hamman, CMO, Texas Health Heart and Vascular Hospital
• Trustee Brett Lee, Executive VP/COO, Capital Senior Living Corporation
• Trustee, W. Stephen Love, President/CEO, Dallas-Fort Worth Hospital Council
• Trustee Steve Miff, President/CEO, Parkland Center for Clinical Innovation
• Trustee, Dr. Matt Murray, Pediatric Emergency Physician, Cook Children’s Health Care System
• Trustee Steven R. Newton, President West Region, Baylor Scott & White Health
• Trustee Dr. Irving Prengler, CMO, Baylor Scott & White
• Trustee, Dr. Scott Robins, Division CMO, Medical City Healthcare
• Trustee Merlyn Sayers, President/CEO, Carter Bloodcare
• Trustee Mary Stowe, Senior VP/CNO, Children’s Health System
• Trustee Dr. Ferdinand T. Velasco, SVP/Chief Medical Information Officer, Texas Health Resources
• Trustee Karen Watts, Executive VP/CNO, Parkland Health & Hospital System
• Trustee Stephanie L. Woods, Associate Dean/Professor, Texas Woman’s University

Completing their terms are Harvey Fishero, the longtime chair of the Foundation Board; and Chuck Lyles, an original trustee. New DFWHC Board Members include Lee and Miff. Esquivel will serve as the new chair while Stoyanoff becomes vice chair.

“It’s an honor to have such talented medical executives on our board of trustees,” said Kristin Jenkins, president of the DFWHC Foundation. “We appreciate their shared knowledge and work in serving the North Texas community. We thank Harvey Fishero and Chuck Lyles for their years of leadership and service.”

Ruben Esquivel

Pam Stoyanoff