Leadership

LifeCenter’s 125+ staff members  are dedicated to serving donor families and facilitating the recovery of organs and tissues for transplantation. The clinical staff provides 24-hour service for referrals, case management, recovery and organ placement. Our education staff provides programs for schools, civic and community groups, religious institutions and healthcare professionals. Additional services offered by LifeCenter include bereavement services for donor families, volunteer opportunities, and donor drives for area businesses and organizations that facilitate the enrollment of donors.

Leadership Team

Barry Massa

Executive Director

Matt Niles

Chief Operations Officer

Tracie Shelton

Chief Administration & Process Improvement Officer
Robert Winter

Robert Winter

Tissue Services Director
Andi Johnson

Andi Johnson

Community Relations Director
Joel Chase

Joel Chase

Organ Donation Director
Bobby Schrichten

Bobby Schrichten

Director of Authorization and Support Services

Renee Steimle

Family Services Manager

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Quality Systems Manager

Courtney Schaiper-Brown

Organ Donation Manager
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Betsy Morgan

Donation Support Services Manager
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Renee Paskow

Tissue Recovery Manager

Marlayna Cooney

Hospital Services Manager
Jennifer Monroe

Jennifer Monroe

Information Technology Manager

Shawna Shouse

Human Resources Program Manager

Audrey Holtzman

Diversity and Inclusion Program Manager

Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is comprised of community leaders who strive to carry out LifeCenter’s mission to save, heal, and change lives through organ, eye and tissue donation, while honoring those who gave.

Matthew Arend

Partner, Attorney at Law Frost, Todd, & Jacobs

Deborah Hayes

Board Chair
President and Chief Executive Officer The Christ Hospital Health Network

Madison Cuffy, MD

UC Medical Center
Department of Surgery

Tim Aug

Fifth Third Bank
Senior Vice-President

Kevin Gessner

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
VP, Operations, Surgical Services

Kenneth James

Mercy Health
East Market President & CEO

Vera Hall

St. Elizabeth Healthcare
Chief Nursing Executive/Chief

Kevin Joseph, M.D.

UC Health
Senior Vice President for Inpatient Services

Rob Wiehe

UC Medical Center Chief Administrative Officer

Jose A. Cancelas, M.D., Ph. D.

Hoxworth Blood Center
Director, CEO & Division Director, Research

Colleen O'Toole

The Health Collaborative
Retired - CAO

Patrick Earley

CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting
Chief International Business Officer

Brie Janke

Procter and Gamble
Associate Director and Associate General Counsel, Brand Legal

Kathy Selker

Strato-Strategy LLC
President & CEO / Managing Director

Greg Tiao, MD

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Transplant Surgeon

NON-VOTING ATTENDEES:

Barry Massa

Executive Director
LifeCenter

E. Steve Woodle, M.D.

Director, Division of Transplantation Medical Advisory Board Liaison
UC Medical Center
Department of Surgery

Medical Advisory Board

E. Steve Woodle, M.D.

Chair, UC Department of Surgery Director

Mike Bauer, M.D.

AlloSource Tissue Medical Director

Pamela Bolton, R.N.

Good Samaritan Hospital

Critical Care Clinical Nurse Practitioner/Clinical Nurse Specialist

Jordan Bonomo, M.D.

UC Medical Center Director, NSICU/Neurocritical Program

Paul Brailey, Ph.D.

Hoxworth Blood Center

Director, Transplant Immunology

Amit Govil, M.D

UC Medical Center Medical Director Pancreas Transplant Program, Division of Nephrology and Hypertension

Nancy Hollenkamp

The Aubrey Rose Hollenkamp Foundation
Donor Family Member

Jason Huff, MSN, RN

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Administrative Transplant Director

Corey King

UC Medical Center

Administrative Transplant Director

Joseph Kremer Jr., M.D.

The Christ Hospital Network Nephrology

David Morales, M.D.

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Surgical Director - Heart & Lung Transplantation

Heidi Salyer, MSN, RN

Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Clinical Director of PICU

Shimul Shah, M.D.

UC Medical Center
Section Chief Solid Organ Transplantation/Transplant Surgeon - Liver

Latifa Silski, M.D,

The Christ Hospital UC Medical Center Transplant Surgeon

Erika Stalets, M.D.

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Medical Director Pediatric Intensive Care Unit

NON-VOTING ATTENDEES:

Barry Massa

Executive Director
LifeCenter

Matt Niles

Chief Operations Officer
LifeCenter

tracie Shelton

Chief Administration & Process Improvement Officer​
LifeCenter

Robert Winter

Tissue Services Director LifeCenter

Joel Chase

Organ Donation Director
LifeCenter

Finance COmmittee

Matthew Arend

Frost, Todd & Jacobs

Tim Aug

Fifth Third Bank

Tim Egloff

Fifth Third Bank

Jerome Judd

Bon Secours Mercy Health

Kathy Selker

Strato-Strategy LLC

Tal Richards

University of Cincinnati
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