OHSU Foundation board of trustees announces new members

07/23/12  Portland, Ore.

The Oregon Health & Science University Foundation today announced the appointment of two new members of the foundation’s board of trustees.

At the board’s March and June 2012 meetings, the following individuals were authorized to serve on the board:

  • William “Bill” R. Swindells, an independent investor and prominent community leader
  • Gregory “Greg” A. Chaillé, strategic advisor to the board of the Oregon Community Foundation and past president of the OCF

About the OHSU Foundation

The OHSU Foundation is a nonprofit organization that raises private philanthropic support and manages donated funds on behalf of OHSU. The foundation's board of trustees is composed of distinguished civic leaders and members of Oregon's business communities. Trustees are responsible for formulating long-range goals, policies and operating procedures for the foundation. Trustees may serve a maximum of two consecutive four-year terms before a mandatory one-year hiatus.

The OHSU Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that exists to secure private philanthropic support to advance Oregon Health & Science University's vital missions, and to invest and manage gifts responsibly to honor donors' wishes. The foundation raises funds from individuals, companies, foundations and organizations, and invests and manages gifts in accordance with donors' wishes.