Board of Trustees

Lewis is a founding Trustee for the Foundation.  He is instrumental on bringing several key projects to a reality and is a important part of the growth of the PVCH Foundation.

Julie has been with the PVCH Foundation since 2017.  Former Executive Director for United Way of Central Kansas.  She has implemented Community Conversations and Kindergarten U programs for the community along with fundraising for PVCH.

Julie has been with Pawnee Valley Community Foundation since 2017.  She is a former Executive Director for United Way of Central Kansas.  She has formed Community Conversations and Kindergarten U along with fundraising for the PVCH Foundation.

Laura Smith has been with the PVCH Foundation for 2 years and is  currently the President.

She is active in the community , has been on several boards and is a valuable asset to the PVCH Foundation.

Meribeth is a founding member of the Pawnee Valley Community Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees and has been with the Foundation for 9 years.  She is important part of the growth of the Foundation.  I support the hospital and the community and feel the PVCH Foundation is the place to make this happen."  Meribeth Busenbark

Janis  has been with the PVCH Foundation for 3 years.  She is currently serving as Treasurer. She is a member of the hospital auxillary, having served 4 years as their Treasurer.  She is a welcome and valuable Trustee.   "I have lived a life of service, taught by my mother, and feel the need to give back."

Janis Yeager

Jim is acting Secretary for the PVCH Foundation and has been a Trustee for 6 years and is a great representative for the Rozel, Burdett community.  He is an active member and provides great insight to the board.  "It is important that the Foundation continues to raise money to help provide quality healthcare for the community."  Jim Delaney 

Jon Skelton is the former President of the PVCH Foundation.  He has been with the Foundation 4 years and brings financial  knowledge to the Board. He is a welcome edition to the board as a newer member.

"Quality healthcare is vital to a community. By serving on the  Foundation board, I hope to ensure a high level of care is available to Pawnee County residents well into the future." Jon Skelton

Vicki has been with the Board since 2020 and is an  positive asset to the Trustees.  She is a volunteer for the  PVCH Foundation Gala and is a active member of the community.

It is truly an honor to serve as a Trustee for the PVCH Foundation.  I am committed to help with the Foundation’s fundraising efforts to provide quality health care to the citizens of Pawnee County and surrounding area.” Vicki Spina

Kyle has been with the Pawnee Valley Community Hospital since inception.  Kyle is active in the community and is a positive representative for the Board, healthcare and the Foundation.  

Melanie Urban is the Administrator for the Pawnee Valley Community Hospital and has been part of the Board since 2019.