Board of Directors

Veterans Health Foundation

Ali F. Sonel, MD, FACC, FACP

Chairman of the Board
Chief of Staff, VAPHS

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Steven Graham, MD, PhD

Secretary/Treasurer
Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development, VAPHS

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Donald E. Koenig, JD

Medical Center Director
VAPHS

Veterans Health Foundation

Frank DeCarlo, Esq.


Major/U.S. Army
General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Liberty Tire and Recycling

Veterans Health Foundation

Thomas Grau, MD

Associate Chief of Staff for Education and Innovative Learning
VAPHS

Veterans Health Foundation

Ronald Poropatich, MD

Colonel/Retired/U.S. Army
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine

Executive Director, Center for Military Medicine Research, Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

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Alan Smith

Major/Retired/U.S. Air Force
Congressional Veteran and Military Liasion

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Marlon Ferguson

Southwest Regional Director,

U.S. Senator Bob Casey

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John Innocenti, MBA

President
UPMC Presbyterian and Shadyside Hospitals

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Patrick J. Doyle, PhD

Former Director Audiology & Speech Pathology Program, VAPHS

Associate Director of Research, GRECC

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Jim McMahon, CPA

MBA Bronder & Company

Officers

Veterans Health Foundation

Alanna Caffas

Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (412) 360-3866
Email: Alanna.Caffas@va.gov

Administrative Staff

Veterans Health Foundation

Shannon Austermann Hula, PhD

Grants and Contracts Manager
Phone: (412) 360-2456
Email: Shannon.Hula@va.gov

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Jennifer Mock

Operations Manager
Phone: (412) 360-2403
Email: Jennifer.Mock3@va.gov