Southwestern Medical Foundation Elects 10 New Trustees

Southwestern Medical Foundation, an institution that identifies opportunities to advance the progress of medicine, elected ten new trustees this month. The new trustees are known for their business and service acumen, and emphasize community leadership and medical progress.

“I am thrilled to introduce these 10 new Trustees to our Board,” said Robert B. Rowling, Chairman of Southwestern Medical Foundation via release. “They are tremendous stewards of our region and each has contributed significantly to grow our community into the vibrant place it is today. By aligning their talents and passion with our mission, we look forward to seeing the many ways they will inspire the progress of medicine for our city and beyond.”

Trustees serve a three-year term and can be reelected twice. Southwestern Medical Foundation is a regional organization that has worked to raise funds for new scientific discoveries, medical training and patient care since 1939.

“We are deeply grateful to our new Trustees for their commitment of talent, insight, and time,” said Kathleen M. Gibson, President and CEO of the Foundation via release. “Their leadership means so much to all of us in terms of taking our mission and progress to new heights.”

See below to learn about the new trustees.

Randy Best, Chairman and Founder of Academic Partnerships (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Randy Bowman, Founder and Former Co-Owner of Mw Logistics (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Linda P. Custard, General Partner of Custard/Pitts Land & Cattle Co. (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Cate Ford, Board of Directors, Ronald McDonald House (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Mark D. Gibson, Founding Partner, Director, and Chief Executive Officer of HFF, Inc. (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Ambassador Robert Jordan, Diplomat in Residence and Professor of Practice in the John G. Tower Center for Political Studies at Southern Methodist University (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
James W. Keyes, Chairman of Wild Oats Marketing LLC (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Caren Kline, Former Marketing and Real Estate Executive (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Jerry V. Smith, Managing Trustee, Lupe Murchison Foundation (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).
Todd Williams, Founding Chairman and CEO of The Commit Partnership (Courtesy of: Southwestern Medical Foundation).