Meet Our Team

The Henry Ford Health Development Office inspires giving and engagement that transforms health care in our communities. Our team drives philanthropic support to advance groundbreaking medicine, translational research, and leading-edge education and training – with development officers representing specific areas of interest within the health system.

Our goal is to connect donors—individuals, families, foundations, corporations and others—to their passions to make a difference for our patients, community, and beyond. We invite you to reach out to any member of our team to discover how you can make a lasting impact through giving to Henry Ford Health.

Main office phone: (313) 876-1031


Executive Office

Vogt Mary Jane
Mary Jane Vogt
Executive Vice President and Chief Development Officer
(313) 876-8409
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Marlene Clarke
Senior Lead Executive Assistant
(313) 556-7747


Communications & Campaign Strategy

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Elisabeth Mirer
Senior Director, Communications & Campaign Strategy
(313) 874-6448
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Alisha Tucker
Campaign Specialist
(313) 874-6174


Annual Giving

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Amanda Bennett
Director, Annual Giving
(313) 876-8407
Kaliq Carr
Manager, Development, Employee & Physician Giving
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Jill Duncan
Manager, Development, Employee & Physician Giving
(517) 205-7457
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Wendy Kemp
Manager, Game On Cancer
(313) 874-7212
Hannah Craft
Annual Giving Specialist
(313) 874-2924


Development Communications

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Rose Tokatlian
Manager, Development Communications & Editorial Services
(313) 876-9237
Kay Kelley
Communications Specialist
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Brooke Werdlow


Donor Relations & Administration

Donna M. Brown
Associate Director, Donor Relations
(313) 876-9226
Annette Vanover
Manager, Administration
(313) 874-6417
Janet Martin
Manager, Donor Relations
(517) 205-7427
Samantha Nantais
Manager, Henry's Circle
(313) 874-1646
Stephanie Anderson
Coordinator, Special Projects
(313) 874-2890
Battle Jesse
Jesse Battle
Ambassador, Henry's Circle
(313) 874-9174
Kimberly Swift
Kimberly Swift
Coordinator, Special Projects
(313) 874-6098


Grants & Foundation Relations

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Michele Harrison Sears
Senior Director, Grants & Foundation Relations
Nichole McLaughlin
Senior Development Officer, Foundations
Rachel Meyers
Rachel Meyers
Senior Development Officer, Public Grants
(313) 874-5146
Paula DiSante
Grant Steward
Amanda Peters
Development Officer


Gift Administration & Information Services

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Cyntina Jones
Manager, Gift Administration & Information Services
(313) 874-6197
Molly Donahue
Systems Analyst, Information Services
Jennifer King
Systems Analyst, Gift Administration
Allison Savory
Allison Savoy
Systems Analyst, Information Services
(313) 874-9459
Patricia Shumake
Systems Analyst, Gift Administration
(313) 876-9867


Major & Planned Giving

Erik Braun
Vice President, Major Gifts
(313) 874-4318
Forester Christine 14
Christine Forester
Director, Major Gifts, Clinical Programs
(313) 874-7204
Phil Snyder
Director, Major Gifts, Regional Hospitals & Corporate Relations
(313) 876-9227
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Jennifer Harmon
Director, Principal Giving
(313) 876-9874
Steve Horger
Administrative Director, Executive Health
Kari Bolak
Manager, Administration
Travis Brown
Travis Brown
Senior Development Officer
(313) 874-6458
Michelle Elliott
Development Officer
(313) 874-1941
Emily Goyert
Lead Development Officer
(313) 874-4594
Impellizzeri Joe
Joe Impellizzeri
Senior Planned Giving Advisor
(313) 874-6038
Mark Jones
Senior Coordinator, Corporate Relations
(248) 854-6995
Tina Lavinio-Mattinen
Senior Development Officer, Henry Ford Macomb Hospital
(586) 263-2968
Jordan McNickle
Senior Development Officer
(313) 874-3354
Paula Rodriguez
Senior Development Officer, Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital
(734) 287-1384
Chris Ruemenapp
Chris Ruemenapp
Lead Development Officer
(313) 876-8431
Nicole Schram
Coordinator, Special Projects
(313) 556 -7894
Dea Talmage
Senior Development Officer, Henry Ford Jackson Hospital
(517) 205 -7538
Lynn Vogt
Senior Development Officer
(313) 874-3994



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Tommy O'Flynn
Senior Director, Operations
(313) 874-4032


Research & Prospect Management

Dawn Wyatt Goyette
Associate Director, Prospect Development
(313) 874-9585
Lauren Mullis
Senior Prospect Researcher
Napoleon Gilmore III
Financial Consultant


System Sponsorship & Events

Amy Strauss
Senior Director, System Sponsorship & Events
(313) 874-4236
Barbara Brown
Manager, Special Events
(313) 874-5023
Angela Chavez
Coordinator, Special Projects
(313) 874-7134
Theresa Dark
Debbie Gordon
Community Sponsorship Specialist
(313) 874-9572
Brenda Jones
Senior Event Specialist
(313) 876-9259
Kenisha King
Amber Lidster
Event Supervisor
Amanda Takacs

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