Community Memorial

Hospital Leadership

Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Community Memorial Hospital, founded by the citizens of the community it serves, opened its doors on July 1, 1964. Community Memorial Hospital strives to enhance and improve the quality of life in Waukesha, Washington, Milwaukee and Ozaukee counties by combining next-generation technology with personalized care.

Dennis Pollard
President, Community Hospital Division;
President, Community Memorial Hospital; 
Chief Operating Officer, Froedtert Health

Allen Ericson
Chief Operating Officer, 
Community Hospital Division; 
President, St. Joseph’s Hospital



Diane Ehn
Vice President, 
Quality and Performance Excellence

Rock Evenson
Vice President, 
Business and Program Development

Kerry Freiberg
Vice President, External Affairs; 
Executive Director, Community Memorial Foundation



Thomas Knoll
Site Director Finance

Theresa Lux
Vice President, 
Patient Care Services

Paul Sanders
Senior Vice President, Administration/Clinical Services



Patrick Gardner, MD, FCAP
Vice President, Medical Affairs, 
St. Joseph’s Hospital

David Goldberg, MD
Vice President, Medical Affairs, 
Community Memorial Hospital



Community Memorial Hospital Board of Directors 

Robert B. Pieters, Chairman
Ronald R. Bast, Vice Chairman
Douglas H. Stadelmann, Secretary
Dennis Pollard, President
Catherine M. Eastham, Assistant Secretary
Debra A. Defatte, Assistant Secretary
Thomas Knoll, Treasurer
Richard C. Becker, Past Chairman
Susan Borden

Clarence H. Dittmar, Emeritus
Ronald H. Dix, Emeritus
Sharon Q. Ellis
Mark Fitzgerald
David F. Goldberg, MD
James G. Hackett, MD, President-Elect
Daniel Hart
Donald J. Heyrman, MD, Emeritus
Catherine A. Jacobson, President and CEO

Teresa Lux
Cedric Mays
Eric Nelson
Anil Aggarwal, MD
Christine A. Specht-Palmert
Susan Templin
Robyn Turtenwald
Michael G. White, MD