Our Board and Staff

Board of Trustees

  • James M. Chimenti, M.D.
    Neurosurgical Associates of Central Jersey
  • Paul D. Hubert (Chair)
  • Josh Kalafer (Co-Vice Chair)
    Owner, Land Rover Princeton
    Co-owner, Clinton Honda and Somerset Patriots
  • Haresh S. Kane, M.D.
    Founder & CEO
    Kane Wound Care, LLC

  • Kiran (Perry) Kothari (Co-Vice Chair)
    Phone Tech Inc.
  • Rachana Kulkarni, M.D.
    Medicor Cardiology, PA
  • Ellen Nardoni

    Business Operations Executive

    Clinton Honda, Land Rover Princeton, Somerset Patriots and Kalafer Family Enterprises

  • Daria Placitella (Treasurer)
    President & CEO
    Hope Trust
  • Gary Shangold, MD, FACOG, CPI
    InteguRx Therapeutics, LLC
  • Erika Tooman, Esq.

    SVP, General Counsel, Corporate Secretary
    Radius Health, Inc.

  • Kathleen Toomey, MD
    Medical Director
    Steeplechase Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
  • Roger S. Yang, M.D., FACR
    University Radiology Group
  • Steve Kalafer
    August 1, 1949 - April 21, 2021
  • Arthur Roswell, D.E.
    Engineering Manager (Retired)

Foundation Staff

To contact our office, please call 908.685.2885 or email us at SHCF@rwjbh.org

Patient Stories

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