Our Leadership Team

Leadership Team

Our Leadership Team operates under the direction of Harry Wilkins, MD, President/CEO, our Board of Directors, and our Advisory Council. Our leadership team establishes the organization’s strategic direction and guides a clinical, operations, and administrative staff of more than 350 people in conducting our day-to-day business and clinical activities, all of which seek to save and enhance people’s lives through donation.

Harry Wilkins, MD

President/Chief Executive Officer

Harry Wilkins, MD
President/Chief Executive Officer

Harry Wilkins, MD, President/CEO of Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, provides overall executive leadership for the organization, guiding strategic direction and ensuring that the organization delivers on its mission to save and ...

Martin D. Jendrisak, MD, FACS

Medical Director

Martin D. Jendrisak, MD, FACS
Medical Director

Martin Jendrisak, MD, Medical Director for Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, provides medical oversight for all organ and tissue recovery operations. He oversees the organization’s research activities and fosters the organization’s ...

Dave Bosch

Chief Operating Officer

Dave Bosch
Chief Operating Officer

At Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network, Dave Bosch is responsible for overseeing all organ & tissue operations and authorization departments, as well as hospital development, partner relations and marketing & communications.

Bosch was Director ...

Lori Malatesta

Executive Vice President of People & Culture

Lori Malatesta
Executive Vice President of People & Culture

Lori Malatesta oversees the Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s personnel growth for the future. She provides direction for recruiting, hiring, training, developing and retaining staff. Her leadership is focused ...

Ross Raspopovich

Chief Administrative Officer/Chief Financial Officer

Ross Raspopovich
Chief Administrative Officer/Chief Financial Officer

Ross Raspopovich, as Chief Administrative Officer, directs essential business operations as at Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network. He leads the quality, information technology, medical records, strategic planning, risk management, project management ...

Evelyn Schultz, CPTC

Senior Operations Advisor

Evelyn Schultz, CPTC
Senior Operations Advisor

Evelyn leverages her experience in clinical operations to help the work of organ and tissue donation and procurement run smoothly and to ensure successful donations. She advises Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue ...

Audrena A. Spence

Executive Director, Gift of Hope Foundation

Audrena A. Spence
Executive Director, Gift of Hope Community Foundation

As Executive Director for the Gift of Hope Community Foundation and a member of the Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network executive team, Audrena Spence provides organizational leadership and ...

Jack Lynch

Senior Advisor

Jack Lynch
Senior Advisor

Jack Lynch builds and strengthens Gift of Hope’s relationships with community and civic group leaders to increase organ and tissue donation. He is a strategic advisor to the President/CEO and Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor ...

Kathleen Abhalter

Vice President, Hospital & Partner Relations

Kathleen Abhalter
Vice President, Hospital & Partner Relations

Kathleen Abhalter leads and directs Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s Hospital and Partner Relations departments to ensure hospitals and external partners are compliant with donation-related policies, procedures and ...

Michael Harmon, RN

Vice President, Organ Operations

Michael Harmon, RN
Vice President, Organ Operations

Michael Harmon directs all aspects of Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s organ recovery operations, including organ procurement, allocation, perfusion, telepathology, clinical training and transportation services. In his leadership role, Harmon ...

Shaun Martin, MBA, CTBS

Vice President, Tissue Operations & Facilities Management

Shaun Martin, MBA, CTBS
Vice President, Tissue Operations & Facilities Management

Shaun Martin is responsible for the leadership and supervision of Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s Tissue Recovery operations. He directs the development and implementation of ...

Kim McCullough

Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Kim McCullough
Vice President, Marketing & Communications

Kim McCullough leads the development and implementation of integrated marketing, public relations and communications strategies, programs and functions that represent Gift of Hope to external stakeholders. McCullough collaborates with leadership to ensure internal and ...

Marion Shuck

Vice President of Governmental Relations & External Affairs

Marion Shuck
Vice President of Governmental Relations & External Affairs

Marion Shuck serves as Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s principal liaison to elected government officials at all levels. In consultation with Gift of Hope’s executive leadership, ...

Sam Ho, PhD, F(ACHI), FAACC

Director of Histocompatibility Laboratory

Sam Ho, PhD, F(ACHI), FAACC
Director, Histocompatibility Laboratory

Sam Ho, PhD, oversees the Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network laboratory and the organization’s wide range of clinical donor and recipient testing in the areas of histocompatibility, immunology, virology, ...

Stephen Leite, MBA, CQA, CTBS

Director of Quality & Operational Excellence

Stephen Leite, MBA, CQA, CTBS
Director of Quality & Operational Excellence

Stephen Leite provides leadership to Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s Quality, Medical Records, and Education & Training departments. He leverages quality management and education and employee development ...

Edward Marchewka, DBA, CISSP, CDPSE

Director of IT, Data, and Security Services

Edward Marchewka, DBA, CISSP, CDPSE
Director of IT, Data, and Security Services

Edward Marchewka, DBA leads and oversees Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s Information & Technology Services department. He directs the planning and implementation of enterprise IT ...

Eric Price, DM, D.Div., BCC

Director of Authorization

Eric Price, DM, D.Div., BCC
Director of Authorization

Eric Price oversees the organ and tissue donor authorization process throughout Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network. His role is key in achieving operational excellence and regulatory compliance. Price provides leadership ...

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