Our Board and Staff

Board of Trustees

  • John E. Ament, III
    Real Estate Developer
    Gen III Real Estate
  • James M. Chimenti, M.D.
    Chief, Division of Neurosurgery
    Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
  • Paul D. Hubert (Chairman)
    Eastern US Region Head
    Citi Private Bank
  • Josh Kalafer
    Owner, Jaguar Land Rover Princeton
    Co-Owner, Flemington Car & Truck County, Clinton Honda, and Somerset Patriots
  • Kiran (Perry) Kothari (Vice Chairman)
    President
    Phone Tech Inc.
  • Jeralyn Lawrence, Esq.
    Lawyer, Managing Member and Founder
    Lawrence Law
  • Daria Placitella (Treasurer)
    President & CEO
    Hope Trust
  • Gary Shangold, MD, FACOG, CPI
    CEO
    InteguRx Therapeutics, LLC
  • Kathleen Toomey, MD
    Medical Director
    Steeplechase Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Somerset
  • Roger S. Yang, M.D., FACR
    Radiologist
    University Radiology Group
  • Steve Kalafer
    Emeritus
    August 1, 1949 - April 21, 2021
  • Arthur Roswell, D.E.
    Emeritus
    Engineering Manager (Retired)
    Atlas-Soundolier
  • Arlyn D. Rus
    Emeritus

Foundation Staff

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

Patient Stories

  • A planned gift highlights one couple's longtime commitment to RWJUH Somerset.

    Betty & Art
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  • “I wasn’t expecting to be able to serve for a year after my surgery, but I beat that schedule by at least four months”

    Thomas
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  • "I can honestly say I haven’t felt this good physically in over 15 years."

    Bruce
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Patient Stories

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