The Health Foundation’s Board of Directors is responsible for all grantmaking functions. The initial directors were elected to terms which established a rotation system. The current term of service is three years, with a limitation of nine years of service.

2020 Board of Directors


Francis M. Saba, MHSA
Chairman
Retired CEO of Milford Regional Medical Center
Shrewsbury Resident


Barent W. Walsh, PhD
Secretary
Executive Director Emeritus & Senior Clinical Consultant Open Sky Community Services
Holden Resident


Alex Corrales, C-PHM
Executive Director
Worcester Housing Authority
Worcester Resident


Anthony Emerson, DBA
President & CEO
IC Federal Credit Union
Lunenburg Resident


Carolyn S. Langer MD, JD, MPH
Senior Vice President & Chief Medical Officer
Fallon Health
Weston Resident


Timothy M. Bibaud, JD
Vice Chairman
First Justice
Dudley District Court
Worcester Resident


Gisela Velez, MD, MPH
Assistant Secretary
Valley Eye Physicians & Surgeons
Weston Resident



Sejal M. Daga, MD
Medical Associates Pediatrics
Holden Resident



J. Michael Grenon, CIMA
Vice President & Principal
Grimes & Company, Inc.
Northboro Resident


Carole M. Steen, MSA
Chief Financial Officer
Girl Scouts of Central &
Western MA
Worcester Resident


Randall V. Becker, CPA, MBA
Assistant Treasurer
Selectman
Webster Resident


Alberto J. G. Cardelle, PhD, MPH
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Fitchburg State University
Worcester Resident


Dennis M. Dimitri, MD
Professor, Family Medicine & Community Health
UMass Memorial Medical Center
Worcester Resident


Christie L. Hager, JD, MPH
Associate Vice Chancellor & Managing Director Public & Private Health Solutions
UMass Medical School/ Commonwealth Medicine
Westboro Resident

In addition to officers, The Health Foundation’s governance involves standing committees: Audit, Community Outreach, Distribution, Executive, Finance, Investment, and Nominating.

Community Members who are not members of the Board also serve on some of the standing committees. Click here to see a list of The Health Foundation’s Community Members.