Indianapolis Board of Directors

We gratefully acknowledge these dedicated volunteers who serve on the Indianapolis American Heart Association Board of Directors.
These dedicated volunteers are healthcare professionals and business and community leaders who guide our many activities throughout the Greater Indianapolis area. 

The Indianapolis Board of Directors of the American Heart Association was recognized by the American Heart Association National Board for being
one of the top local boards in the country with the prestigious AHA Silver designation for excellence. 
 

Chair
Kathy Krusie
Community Health Network
President
Marc Gerdisch, MD FACS, FACC
Cardiac Surgery Associates
Leadership Development Chair
 Jim England
J.D. Byrider Advertising Group, Inc.
 
 


2017-2018 BOARD MEMBERS

 
Anthony Altavilla
Redstone Communications, LLC
 Marc Jacob
Citizens Energy Group
 
 Jerry Smartt Jr., MD
Smartt Neurology, PC
 
Monte Curnutt
Roche Diagnostics 
 Tony Lamont
Tony Lamont Enterprises 
Dr. Shawn Smith, Superintendent
Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township  
 
Jeffrey Hilburn MD, FAHA
JWM Neurology 
Lori Shannon, RN, MBA
St. Vincent Heart Center 
Jonathan Sundheimer
Barnes & Thornburg 
 
 

MIDWEST AFFILIATE BOARD

 Dan Krajnovich
UnitedHealthcare

 
 
   
 
NATIONAL COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Tom Blair
Fifth Third Bank
Member, Affiliate Board of Directors 
Joe Heerens
General Counsel at Airport
  



LIFETIME MEMBERS

Michael Ball, MD
St. Vincent Medical Group
 
Ruth Rench, MS, RN
Genentech, Inc.
 

 

 
LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Andrew B. Buroker, Esq.
Krieg DeVault LLP 
Tom Malasto
Community Health Network
Michael Schroyer, RN, MSN, MBA, FACHE
St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana  
Pamela Hunt, BS, MSN, RN
Community Heart & Vascular Hospital
 
Bill McConnell 
   
Mark A. Jones, MD, FACC
Indiana Heart Physicians
 Mark Owens
Barnes & Thornburg
 
  




For more information on the Indianapolis Board of Directors:
Wendy King, Executive Director