Froedtert Hospital Foundation is dedicated to supporting the programs and services of Froedtert Hospital. Froedtert is an academic medical center — a teaching hospital — with a national reputation for quality, exceptional service, and leading edge science technology. We appreciate — and need — the generosity of our friends. We hope you find the giving process uncomplicated and rewarding. Consider a gift to Froedtert Hospital. You have an opportunity to share in the Froedtert legacy by contributing to the Froedtert Hospital Foundation. Please join our growing legacy.

Contact Us

Jason Kraiss, vice president and chief development officer, MCW
Sylvia Ameen, executive director, Froedtert Hospital Foundation

To contact the foundation, please call 414-805-2699 or e-mail [email protected].


The Froedtert Hospital Foundation mission is to develop and grow philanthropic resources to optimize the initiatives of Froedtert Hospital to improve patient outcomes, with specific support for clinical research, clinical centers of excellence, patient care, and related capital, health and community health education programs.


The Froedtert Hospital Foundation vision is to support Froedtert Hospital, through philanthropy, in achieving its full potential as a unique state and national healthcare resource, known for patient centered care, innovation, high quality staff, teaching and clinical research — to support Froedtert Hospital in becoming a world-class health care organization.

Froedtert Hospital Foundation Board of Directors

Kip R. Ritchie, chair
Chris Goller, immediate past chair


William (Bill) B. Coleman
The Honorable Janine P. Geske
Raven Jemison
Jan Lennon
David Marcus
Andrea Schneider
Michael D. Thometz
Betsy S. Trimble
Teddy Werner

Ex-Officio Members

Sylvia Ameen, Froedtert Hospital Foundation, Executive Director
Eric Conley
Cathy Jacobson
Anne Zizzo, Froedtert Hospital Board Chair

Emeritus Members

Leonard Goldstein
Roger Peirce

Office of Institutional Advancement

Jason Kraiss