About Us

Financial contributions are vital to the healing ministry of HSHS St. John’s Hospital. The HSHS St. John’s Foundation was established to safeguard the mission of the Hospital and carry forward the values and traditions of the Hospital Sisters for future generations.


Meet our Team


FY2018 Foundation Leadership Council

Richard Bilinksy, MD
Retired physician

Chris Davis
Resource One

Megan DeFrain
Community volunteer

John Goetz
R.D. Lawrence Construction, Co.

Jim Hillestad
Arthur J. Gallagher/Nicoud Insurance

Gurpreet S. Mander, MD, MBA
Chief Medical Officer at HSHS St. John’s Hospital 

Michele Martin Seelbach, PhD
Retired Educator

Kris Maurer, RN
Registered nurse at HSHS St John’s Hospital

Mike McGraw
McGraw Enterprises

Bob Mizeur
Hickory Point Bank

Paul Palazzolo
Sangamon County Auditor 

Sarah Delano Pavlik
Delano Law Offices

Trevor Wallner
KEB Asset Mgt., LLC



Beverly Neisler, CFRE
Chief Development Officer, HSHS St. John’s Hospital

Dan McCormack
Vice President of Philanthropy, Hospital Sisters Health System

E.J. Kuiper, MHA, DPT, FACHE 
Interim President and CEO, HSHS St. John's Hospital