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Mission Statement

The American Respiratory Care Foundation is dedicated to promoting respiratory health through the support of research, education, and patient-focused philanthropic activities in respiratory care.

Financial Reports

ARCF regularly files IRS Form 990. These forms are available online at GuideStar.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is comprised of thirteen professionals, including two emeritus Trustees, who conduct the business and manage the decisions of the American Respiratory Care Foundation. ARCF Trustees will serve four-year terms with no more than three consecutive cycles. Trustee nominations will be solicited yearly by the ARCF in collaboration with AARC and NBRC. Board of Trustees will appoint new trustees during the last quarter of the year from this list.
 

Amato
Chair
Michael T. Amato, MBA
Chief Executive Officer,
InspiRx
Durham, NC
Winders
Vice Chair
Tonya A. Winders, MBA
CEO & President
Allergy & Asthma Network
Vienna, VA

Secretary/Treasurer

Joseph Lewarski, MHA, RRT, FAARC

Senior Vice President, New Product Development, Respiratory

Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare

 

             
DeWitt
Trustee
Anthony L DeWitt, JD, RRT, FAARC
Partner, Bartimus, Frickleton Robertson & Goza, PC
Jefferson City, MO
 

Giordano
Trustee
Sam P. Giordano, MBA,
RRT, FAARC

Carrollton, TX

 

MacIntyre
Trustee
Neil MacIntyre, MD, FAARC
Medical Director of Respiratory Care Services
and Professor of Pulmonary Medicine
Duke University
Medical Center
Durham, NC

 

Rubin

Trustee
Bruce Rubin, MEngr, MD, MBA, FRCPC, FAARC

Professor and Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Richmond, VA

             

Smith
Trustee
Gary A. Smith, FAARC
Executive Director
NBRC/AMP
Olathe, KS

StollerTrustee
James K. Stoller,
MD, MS, FAARC

Chair, Education Institute

Jean Wall Bennett Professor of Medicine
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

 

witekTrustee
Mark A. Valentine, MBA, RRT
President, The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano
The Heart Hospital Baylor Denton
Plano, TX

 

VanceTrustee
Christianna Vance
Director of Marketing
Teleflex
Morrisville, NC

           

VolskoTrustee
Teresa A. Volsko
MBA, MHHS, RRT, CMTE, FAARC
Director, Respiratory Care, Transport and the Communication Center
Interim Director, The Rebecca D. Considine Research Institute
Akron Children’s Hospital

 

Eiserman

Emeritus
Dale Eiserman
Vice President
of International Sales,
Critical Care Division,
VIASYS Healthcare
Palm Springs, CA

 

Pierson

Emeritus
David J. Pierson,
MD, FAARC

Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, WA

   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

ARCF Executive Office

The Board of Trustees shall appoint an Executive Office to oversee day-to-day operations of the ARCF. The Executive Office will be charged by the ARCF Trustees to execute agreed upon duties and will be empowered by to represent the ARCF in agreed upon negotiations, program development, financial matters, personnel matters, and other administrative duties.
 


Executive Vice President
Thomas J. Kallstrom, MBA, RRT, FAARC
Irving, TX
Myers
Business Development
Timothy R. Myers, MBA,
RRT, RRT-NPS, FAARC

Irving, TX
Maldonado
Foundation and Grants Coordinator
Crystal Maldonado
Irving, TX
 
 

 

 

 


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