Board of Directors

The Board of Directors functions to advise, assist and aid in our efforts to support breast cancer education, screening, diagnostics and outreach programs serving the Mid-Michigan area.

Chuck Christmas
Board President
Executive Vice President & CFO at the Mercantile Bank of Michigan
cchristmas@mercbank.com

Shawn Taylor
Vice President
Financial Advisor at Raymond James & Associates
shawn.e.taylor@raymondjames.com

Arlene “Arnie” Cook
Secretary
Radiology Supervisor/PACS Administrator/Breast Navigator at Allegan General Hospital
arniecook43@yahoo.com

Susan Schanski, CPA
Treasurer
Principal at Maner Costerisan
sschanski@manercpa.com


Raul Alvarez
Board Member
Chief Communicator, Storyteller & Synergist at the GTSD Group

Daniel Barnas, MD, FACS
Board Member
Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Western Michigan School of Medicine
Breast Surgeon at Borgess Surgical Specialties

Jane Czerew
Board Member
Vice President of Clinical Services & Quality Systems, Pharmacy, and Medical Staff at Zeeland
Community Hospital & Breast Cancer Survivor

Kenda Klotz
Board Member
Mercy Health Saint Mary’s
Clinical Service Director, Lack’s Cancer Center
Klotzk@mercyhealth.com

Ashley Mitchell
Board Member
Survivorship Coordinator, Nurse Practitioner at Cancer & Hematology Centers of West Michigan

Kristin Sauerhoff
Board Member, Breast Cancer Survivor
Sr. Director of Process Optimization at the Kellogg Company
ksauerhoff@gmail.com

Judy Smith, MD, MS, CPE, FACS, 
Board Member
Chief, Spectrum Health Regional Cancer Center

Yolanda Ross, MBA
Board Member