Foundation Board of Trustees

The Franciscan Foundation is governed by a 17-member board of trustees comprised of community and business leaders dedicated to advancing the healing ministry of the Sisters of St. Francis that was established in 1891.

Franciscan Foundation Board Officers

Stephen M. Bader, Chair - Community Volunteer, Fircrest
Peter Comfort, Vice Chair - Propel Insurance, Tacoma
Kerry Bordeaux, Treasurer - Bordeaux Orthodontics, Tacoma
Loretta Schaff, OSF, Secretary - Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, Portland

Franciscan Foundation Board of Trustees

Joanne Bachman, OD, FAAO - Franciscan Medical Group, Tacoma
Allan Belton – Vice President of Finance and Administration, Pacific Lutheran University
Clemencia Castro-Woolery - Ledger Square Law, PS, Tacoma
Kay Marie Duncan, OSF - Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia, Tacoma
Ed Inderbitzin - Liberty Distributing, Inc., Tacoma
David Lawson - Executive Vice President, Human Resources Director, Columbia Bank, Tacoma
Jamie Murray - Owner, Gem Shavings LLC, Tacoma
Robert D. Pentimonti - Harlowe & Falk LLP, Tacoma
Tom Pierson - President/CEO, Tacoma Pierce County Chamber of Commerce
Robert H. Sovern - Community Volunteer, Gig Harbor
Todd Suchan - General Manager, Wild Waves, Federal Way
Jeffrey Watts - Community Volunteer, Lakewood
Greg Unruh - President, Franciscan Foundation, Tacoma
Ketul J. Patel - President/CEO, CHI Franciscan Health, Tacoma