Foundation Staff

As a non-profit academic medical center, UC Health relies on the generosity of donors to support and sustain our advances in patient care, education, and research. The team of the UC Health Foundation works to secure the private financial resources necessary to carry out the mission of the academic medical center.


Jonathan Agree
Vice President of Development, Academic Medicine
(513) 556-6750
Matt Heston
Director of Operations
(513) 556-6290
Cynthia Moore
Director of Foundation Grants
(513) 585-8207

College of Medicine/UC Health Foundation

Katie Arce
Assistant Director of Development
(513) 558-4175
Dolores Dodson
Associate Director of Development
(513) 558-4175
Kim Francis
Assistant Vice President of Development
(513) 558-3438
David Irwin
Assistant Director of Development, College of Medicine and UC Health
Mary Jo Philhower
Program Director for Alumni and Donor Engagement, College of Medicine
(513) 558-6316
Allison Brucato
Program Director, Donor Experience and Events, UC Health
(513) 556-6260
Jeff Taylor
Senior Director of Development
(513) 558-2304
Gabriel Trieger
Director of Development
(513) 556-6273

UC Cancer Center

Alex Ihnen
Director of Development
(513) 558-5331
Elizabeth Knollman
Senior Director of Development
Laureen McCorkle
Assistant Vice President of Development, UC Cancer Institute and Cincinnati Cancer Center
(513) 558-9879
Amy Pass
Associate Director of Development
(513) 558-6342
Lavardo Pennerman
Assistant Director of Operations
(513) 558-9931

UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute

Peggy A'Hearn
Senior Director of Development, UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute
(513) 558-6112
Abby Elsener
Director of Development
(513) 558-5479
Liz Vitale
Associate Director of Development, UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute
(513) 558-6769

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