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Riley Children’s Foundation Staff Leadership

Kevin O’Keefe
President and CEO

Jackie Groth
Chief Financial Officer

Jim Austin
Chief Marketing and Corporate Partnerships Officer

Vicki Mech Hester
Chief Administrative Officer

Katie Askey
Director of Development Operations 

Jason Mueller
Assistant Vice President, Communications

Nick Oyler
Vice President of Development, Leadership Gifts and Foundation Relations

Jim Williams
Vice President of Development, Planned Giving and Major Gifts

Cara Lathrop
Vice President of Development, Statewide Initiatives


Board of Governors

Riley Children’s Foundation is grateful for the visionary leadership of the following philanthropic community members from throughout Indiana who constitute our Board of Governors:

Chairman: David A. Ricks
Vice-Chairman: Kelly M. Huntington
Treasurer: C. Perry Griffith, Jr. 
Secretary: Rebecca Espinoza-Kubacki

John K. Banks
Phillip L. Bayt
J. Murray Clark
James R. Cumming, M.D.
Karen Ferguson Fuson
Jerome F. Henry, Jr.
Jay L. Hess, M.D., Ph.D., M.H.S.A.
Craig S. Huse
Carlie Irsay-Gordon
Deborah L. Keller
Forrest D. Lucas
Rev. Edward A. Malloy, C.S.C.
Leah Corrine Martinson, M.D.
James T. Morris
Dennis M. Murphy
Karen S. Pence
Ronald F. Remak
Cathleen L. Rooney
Alan L. Schwartz, Ph.D., M.D.
Jerry D. Semler
Cynthia Simon Skjodt
Georgette A. Smith
Mark A. Smith
Michael L. Smith
Craig K. Svensson
Eugene R. Tempel
John T. Thompson
Michael E. Weaver

Life Governors

Robert R. Baxter
Gerald L. Bepko
Kristin G. Fruehwald
Anton H. George
George Rapp, M.D.
Jacqueline Simon
Richard D. Waterfield

Board Member Login

Contact:
Riley Children’s Foundation
30 S. Meridian St. Suite 200
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204
Riley@RileyKids.org
(317) 634-4474

For questions about donations and fundraising, contact Cara Lathrop at CLathrop@RileyKids.org.

 

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    A Child Life Moment
    November 17, 2017

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    A Child Life Moment November 17, 2017

    Check out this child life moment with Andrew and Kathleen.

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    Meet Orion
    November 1, 2017

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    Meet Orion November 1, 2017

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    Meet Caiden
    November 1, 2017

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    Meet Caiden November 1, 2017

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    Meet Harry
    November 1, 2017

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    Meet Harry November 1, 2017

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    Meet Colton
    November 1, 2017

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    Meet Caroline
    November 1, 2017

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    Meet Caroline November 1, 2017

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    Meet Josephine
    November 1, 2017

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    How Riley Research Saved Josh's Life
    October 4, 2017

    Watch how a boy with a life-threatening heart defect... More

    How Riley Research Saved Josh's Life October 4, 2017

    Watch how a boy with a life-threatening heart defect became healthy enough to run cross country.

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    Caiden's Musical Send-Off!
    July 18, 2017

    Six-month-old Caiden Rogers went home from the hospital... More

    Caiden's Musical Send-Off! July 18, 2017

    Six-month-old Caiden Rogers went home from the hospital for the first time in his life with a singing send-off. Mom Shakiyla Rogers says of Riley, “If we didn’t come here, he wouldn’t have made it.”

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    Meet Ava Richards
    June 6, 2017

    7-year old Ava Richards and her dad talk about living... More

    Meet Ava Richards June 6, 2017

    7-year old Ava Richards and her dad talk about living with type 1 diabetes.

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