Striving to make a difference. 

We are proud of our reputation for attracting and developing some of the most talented leaders in our ever-changing environment. Strong leadership is vital to fulfilling our mission to serve seniors now and in the future.

Our Executive Leadership Team and Board of Directors not only serve the organization through unparalleled commitment, but many contribute generously to the Saint Therese Foundation and serve the community through other philanthropic efforts.

Executive Leadership Team

Barb Rode, President and Chief Executive Officer

Sharon Thole, Chief Operating Officer

Mike Warden, Chief Financial Officer

Kym Fisher, Chief Human Resource Officer

Amy Taylor-Greengard, Chief Business Development Officer

Matt Crawford, Chief Fund Development Officer

Dinah Martin Kmetz, Executive Director of Project Management

Paul Metzler, Executive Director of Saint Therese at Oxbow Lake

Brooke Peoples, Executive Director of New Hope Care Center

Brooke Hallen, Executive Director of Transitional Care by Saint Therese

Kay Schumacher, Executive Director of Saint Therese at Woodbury

Board of Directors

Chair:  Patrick L. Taffe
Vice Chair:  Jennifer J. Shaltz
Treasurer: David M. Hoffmann
Secretary: Jane McCrossan


Ann Tinucci Anderson
Fr. J. Michael Byron
Lynn M. Choromanski
Rita A. Degnan
Wm. Christopher Downey, M.D.
Richard G. Faber
Caren E. Gaytko

Fr. Joseph Gillespie, OP
David M. Krenn
Craig L. Leiter
Brian M. McDonald
Terri M. McEnaney
Steve W. Meads
Thomas A. Schmitt

Marcia K. Sutherland
C. Dwight Townes, M.D.
Michael J. Varpness
Paul L. Vogel
Michael P. Warren
Kathryn J. Wornson

Board Emeritus

Joseph P. Amberg, M.D.
William Beddor
Patrick Boran
Mary Frey

Ellen Gallagher
Marcella Gordon
Francis Hagen
Vincent Johnson

Donna Kane
John C. Manion, M.D.
Clifford G. Olson
Michael Scherer

 Lucia L. Seidel
Wayne H. Thalhuber, M.D.