Doernbecher Children’s Hospital Foundation Board of Directors Announces New Members

07/15/14  Portland, Ore.

The Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation has appointed five new members to its board of directors.

The following individuals were elected at the foundation's annual meeting:

  • Robin A. Gantt, senior vice president and chief financial officer at Northwest Pipe Company
  • Matthew S. Goodman, graduate student at Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley
  • Margaret (Peggy) M. Maguire, senior vice president, corporate accountability and chief of staff at Cambia Health Solutions
  • Chris McGowan, president and CEO of the Portland Trail Blazers

In addition, Steven J. Prewitt, a shareholder at Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, was elected president of the Friends of Doernbecher and joins the board in an ex-officio position.

About the Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation

The Doernbecher Children's Hospital Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that exists to secure private philanthropic support for Doernbecher Children's Hospital. The foundation raises funds from individuals, companies, foundations and organizations, and invests and manages gifts in accordance with donors' wishes.

About OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital

OHSU Doernbecher Children's Hospital ranks among the nation's Best Children's Hospitals,* is one of 21 members of the Children's Oncology Group's Phase 1 and Pilot Consortium, and ranks 39th for NIH awards to children's hospitals and their university-affiliated Department of Pediatrics.** Nationally recognized physicians and nurses provide a full range of specialty and subspecialty care to tens of thousands of children annually, resulting in 200,000 discharges, surgeries, transports and outpatient visits annually in a patient- and family-centered environment. OHSU Doernbecher providers also travel throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington, providing specialty care to more than 3,000 children at more than 200 outreach clinics in 15 locations. Using state-of-the-art, secure two-way video and audio communication, OHSU Doernbecher's Telemedicine Network connects pediatric intensivists and neonatologists to emergency room physicians statewide to help evaluate time-critical pediatric patient needs and assist with treatment plans.

* U.S. News & World Report 2014-15 Best Children's Hospitals
** Children's Hospital Association.

Chris McGowan
Chris McGowan

Robin A. Gantt
Robin A. Gantt

Margaret (Peggy) M. Maguire
Margaret (Peggy) M. Maguire

Matthew S. Goodman
Matthew S. Goodman

Steven J. Prewitt
Steven J. Prewitt

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