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Mercy Health Foundation
3265 S. National Avenue
Suite 200
Springfield, MO 65807



  • Robert Hammerschmidt, Chairman
  • Scott Bailes, Director
  • Tom Barr,Director
  • Richard Mary Burke, RSM, Director
  • Larry Catt, Director
  • Robert Cavagnol, MD, Director
  • Kristi Fulnecky, Director
  • Dennis Hanks, Director
  • Jennifer Kennally, Director
  • Matthew Kienstra, MD, FACS, Director
  • Gary Leonard, Director
  • Mark McNay, Director
  • David McQueary, Director
  • Fred McQueary, MD, Director
  • John Oke-Thomas, Director
  • Teresa Olsen,MD, Director
  • Lakshmi Parvathaneni, MD, Director
  • Patti Penny, Director
  • Beth Raidel, Director
  • Thomas Rankin, Director
  • John Whittington, Director

Ex Officio Officers

  • Donald Landon, Chairman, Medical Research Board
  • Alan Scarrow, MD, Mercy Clinic Springfield
  • Stuart Stangeland, Mercy Senior Vice President/Chief Operating Officer, Mercy Clinic North Central Communities 
  • Debbie Tangora, President, Mercy Health Auxiliary


  • Jim Barber
  • Jennifer Battagler
  • Tera Graven
  • Jean Gruetzemacher
  • Debbie Hill
  • Andrea Makoski
  • Erin Shean

For additional information about Philanthropy, read the Donor Bill of Rights. Contributions to Mercy Health Foundation are fully tax deductible to the extent allowable by law.


3265 S. National Avenue
Suite 200
Springfield, Missouri 65807
Hours of Operation:
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

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