Mission

In 2000, a group of committed women came together to develop the outlines of a new organization for the next centuryĖa Womenís Board. Since its establishment, The Womenís Board has been working in collaboration with the hospitalís Board of Trustees to:
  • Promote the Medical Centerís leading-edge clinical programs and strategic initiatives,
  • Sponsor community health and wellness programs and screenings and serve as liaison between the medical center and the community, and
  • Provide critically needed philanthropic support to enhance the medical centerís ability to fulfill its mission.
The Womenís Board is empowered to have a real impact on the mission of the Medical Center by promoting leading-edge clinical programs, sponsoring community health programs, and raising critically needed funds. It also provides women with an opportunity to serve in key leadership roles and enhance their skills in a meaningful community-service environment.

Annual Dues
  • Member $50
  • Contributing Member $150
  • Sustaining Member $500
  • Patron Member $1050 Includes membership in the Chairman's Circle, Rush North Shore Medical Center's Leadership Donor Society.
Annual Membership Commitment

As a member of The Women's Board, you will be asked to make the following service commitments:
  • Attend at least one of The Women's Board's semi-annual meetings
  • Serve on a committee and/or attend one annual fundraising event
  • Pay dues
The Top 10 Reasons to Join Us
  1. Share your unique skills and talents to build an organization from the ground up
  2. Serve your community
  3. Network with other women professionals
  4. Make a meaningful contribution to improving the health status of your community
  5. Develop an insider's perspective on today's ever-changing healthcare system
  6. Build your resume
  7. Enhance your leadership skills
  8. Meet new business contacts
  9. Learn about health and wellness issues from Rush North Shore's team of highly-respected physicians and healthcare professionals
  10. Have fun!
Please join us! For more information, contact:
Nancy Ritz
The Womenís Board Staff Liaison
847/933-6885 (phone)
847/933-6439 (fax)


Printable application

Leadership
President
Sandra Scheinbaum, PhD

President-Elect
Dina Cherin

Past President
Carolyn Anthony

Secretary
Margaret Langguth

Treasurer
Aline Sarrafian

Education Committee Co-Chairs
Celi Mateo
Susan Van Dusen

Membership Committee Co-Chairs
Dina Cherin
Desbra Husberg

Members-at-Large
Anna Bonadonna, MD
Lauretta Burke
Susan K. Burrowes, MD
Chistine Celik
Janet H. Davis
Barbara Hanley
Janey Jakubowich
Paula Martinez
Celi Mateo
Karen S. Sable, MD
Nancy Tommaso
Nancy Topouzian


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