Board of Directors

Board of Directors

President Kim Griffin   

Education: ADN, Lincoln Land Community College

Occupation: Registered Nurse, Children’s Cardiology of The Bay Area

Community Affiliations: California Nurses Association, American College of Cardiology

Ethics Training Certificate

President Kim Griffin   

Education: ADN, Lincoln Land Community College

Occupation: Registered Nurse, Children’s Cardiology of The Bay Area

Community Affiliations: California Nurses Association, American College of Cardiology

Ethics Training Certificate

Vice-President Jerry Shefren, M.D.   

Education: University Iowa; MD, University Illinois College of Medicine; Residency Obstetrics & Gynecology, George Washington University

Occupation: Physician

Community Affiliations: Member of the San Mateo Blue Ribbon Task Force; Past member Board of Directors San Mateo Medical Association; former Member Board of Directors of The Fistula Foundation; Portola Valley Emergency Preparedness Committee; Bear Valley Music Festival Board of Directors

Ethics Training Certificate

Vice-President Jerry Shefren, M.D.   

Education: University Iowa; MD, University Illinois College of Medicine; Residency Obstetrics & Gynecology, George Washington University

Occupation: Physician

Community Affiliations: Member of the San Mateo Blue Ribbon Task Force; Past member Board of Directors San Mateo Medical Association; former Member Board of Directors of The Fistula Foundation; Portola Valley Emergency Preparedness Committee; Bear Valley Music Festival Board of Directors

Ethics Training Certificate

Secretary/Treasurer Arthur J. Faro   

Education: BA, Univ. of Vermont; MBA, The George Washington Univ.
Occupation: CEO, Sequoia Hospital (retired)
Community Affiliations:  Past Chair, Sequoia Hospital Board of Directors; Past president, Sequoia Awards Board of Directors; Honorary member, Sequoia Hospital Foundation; Former board member, Redwood City San Mateo County Chamber of Commerce; Former board member, San Carlos Chamber of Commerce; Past Chair, American Heart Association, Western States and San Mateo; Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives

Ethics Training Certificate

Secretary/Treasurer Arthur J. Faro   

Education: BA, Univ. of Vermont; MBA, The George Washington Univ.
Occupation: CEO, Sequoia Hospital (retired)
Community Affiliations:  Past Chair, Sequoia Hospital Board of Directors; Past president, Sequoia Awards Board of Directors; Honorary member, Sequoia Hospital Foundation; Former board member, Redwood City San Mateo County Chamber of Commerce; Former board member, San Carlos Chamber of Commerce; Past Chair, American Heart Association, Western States and San Mateo; Fellow, American College of Healthcare Executives
Ethics Training Certificate

Director Kathleen Kane   

Education: BS, University of San Francisco; Certificate in Surgical Technology , Stanford University Medical Center

Occupation: Human Resource Consultant – President, KMK Associates

Community Affiliations: Samaritan House Free Health Clinic; Member, Redwood City 2020 Coordinating Council; Past Chair, Association of California Healthcare Districts

Ethics Training Certificate

Director Kathleen Kane   

Education: BS, University of San Francisco; Certificate in Surgical Technology , Stanford University Medical Center

Occupation: Human Resource Consultant – President, KMK Associates

Community Affiliations: Samaritan House Free Health Clinic; Member, Redwood City 2020 Coordinating Council; Past Chair, Association of California Healthcare Districts
Ethics Training Certificate

Director Aaron Nayfack, M.D. 

Education: BS, Stanford University; MPH, MD, UCLA; internal medicine/pediatric residency, Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center

Occupation: Developmental and Behavioral pediatrician, PAMF

Community Affiliations: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 

Ethics Training Certificate

Director Aaron Nayfack, M.D. 

Education: BS, Stanford; MPH, MD, UCLA; Internal medicine/pediatric residency, Los Angeles County/USC Medical Center

Occupation: Developmental and Behavioral pediatrician, PAMF

Community Affiliations: American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 

Ethics Training Certificate