Administration / Board of Directors

Hospital Administration

Robert Cannon, President

Jennifer Arvin, Director of Communications and Marketing

Susan Ell, Executive Director and Vice President, The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Katrina Farmer, Vice President, Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity

David Jaques, MD, Vice President for Surgical Services

Mark Krieger, Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Trisha Lollo, Vice President for Cancer Services

John Lynch, MD, Vice President, Chief Medical Officer & Chief of Clinical Operations

Rick Majzun, Vice President, Operations St. Louis Children’s Hospital and Vice President,
Women & Infants Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital

Gregory A. Patterson, Vice President, Facilities and Support Services

Betsy Rodriguez, Vice President, Human Resources

Coreen Vlodarchyk, Vice President of Patient Care Services

2016 Board of Directors

Craig D. Schnuck, Chair, Chairman Emeritus, Schnuck Markets, Inc.
Kathryn S. Bader, Director - Tax Credit Strategies, Husch Blackwell LLP
Warner Baxter, Chairman, President & CEO, Ameren Corporation
Maxine Clark, Founder, Build-A-Bear Workshop
John P. Dubinsky, President & CEO, Westmoreland Associates, LLC
Peter A. Edison, Former Chairman, CEO and President, Bakers Footwear Group, Inc.
Joanne S. Griffin, Retired Corporate Vice President, Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Gary M. Henley, DDS, Doctor of Dental Surgery; Clinical Associate Professor, SIUE School of Dental Medicine
Eugene S. Kahn, Former CEO, Claire’s Stores, Inc.
Ronald J. Kruszewski, Chairman & CEO, Stifel Financial Corp.
Kathryn Elliott Love, Partner, Bryan Cave, LLP
Deborah Patterson, President, Monsanto Fund
George Paz, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Express Scripts
Anthony Thompson, Chairman and CEO, Kwame Building Group, Inc.
James D. Weddle, Managing Partner, Edward Jones
Douglas H. Yaeger, Retired Chairman, President & CEO The Laclede Group, Inc.

Ex Officio Board Members

Robert Cannon, President, Barnes-Jewish Hospital
James Crane, MD, Associate Vice Chancellor for Clinical Affairs, Washington University School of Medicine
Charles F. Knight, Chairman Emeritus, Emerson Electric Co.
Sándor Kovács, PhD, MD, FACC, President, BJH Medical Staff Association, Professor of Medicine and Physiology, Adjunct Professor of Physics and Biomedical Engineering, Director, Cardiovascular Biophysics Laboratory, Washington University School of Medicine
Richard J. Liekweg, Executive Vice President, BJC HealthCare
David H. Perlmutter, MD, Executive Vice Chancellor for Medical Affairs and Dean, Washington University School of Medicine
Kenneth H. Suelthaus, Vice Chairman, Polsinelli PC
H. Holden Thorp, Provost, Executive Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Professor of Chemistry & Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis

Emeritus Chairs

William H. Danforth, MD*, Chancellor Emeritus, Washington University, West Campus
John F. McDonnell*, Retired Chairman of the Board, McDonnell Douglas Corp.

Emeritus Members

Harold G. Blatt, Senior Counsel, Bryan Cave
Andrew B. Craig, III, Founder, RiverVest Venture Partners
Julian I. Edison, Retired Chairman of the Board, Edison Brothers Stores, Inc.
Sam Fox, Founder, Harbour Group, Ltd.
Earle H. Harbison, Jr., Chairman, Harbison Corporation
Harvey A. Harris, Executive Committee Chair, The Stolar Partnership, LLP
Robert Lefton, PhD, Co-CEO, Psychological Associates, Inc.
Alvin J. Siteman, Chairman, Site Oil Company
Patrick T. Stokes, Former Chairman, Anheuser-Busch Co., Grey Eagle Distributors

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*past chair

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