A Message from Our CEO
Together we are changing the way the world thinks about health and life. We’re transforming attitudes and behaviors, so people everywhere can experience the best possible health–today and for the rest of their lives … from generation to generation. Through research, education and advocacy, we are making an extraordinary impact … changing and saving lives — reducing disease, disability and death. The work that we’re doing … that all of YOU are doing … is leading to real, lasting change.
While there is much work ahead, we are in this together — for the lives of those we love. Thank you again for your generous support and unwavering commitment to our mission. You are making an impact on your community, on our nation and on the world.
— Nancy Brown
Northwest Ohio Division
American Heart Association
2009-2010 Board of Directors
Chairman of the Board
David Lindstrom, M.D., F.A.C.E.P., Lucas County EMS
Paul D. Berlacher, M.D., F.A.C.C., Northwest Ohio Cardiology Consultants
Cynthia Beekley, M.D., University of Toledo
Johnnie Early, University of Toledo
Megan Fulkerson, HCR ManorCare
Roger Bostdorff, B2B Sales Boost
Buzz Hermann, St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center
Dr. Ameer Kabour, M.D., Toledo Cardiology Consultants
Gregory Kasper, M.D.
Elizabeth Kollar, Fifth Third Bank
Michael Moront, M.D. – Cardiothoracic Surgeons of NW Ohio
Gladeen Roberts, PhD., RN, FACHE, ProMedica
Joseph Shapiro, M.D., University of Toledo College of Medicine
Gretchen E. Tietjen, M.D., University of Toledo College of Medicine
Anita Voveris, Medical Mutual of Ohio