Foundation Board of Directors
JOHN T. CHAPMAN, PRESIDENT AND CEO - SAN ANTONIO REGIONAL HOSPITAL
John Chapman joined San Antonio Regional Hospital as our Chief Operating Officer in October 2018. John has demonstrated a strong passion for promoting teamwork, collaboration, and leveraging innovation to achieve operational excellence.
John is a clinical microbiologist by training and has served as an experienced hospital executive for over a decade. Prior to arriving at San Antonio, he served as Chief Operations/Administrative Officer at Highland Hospital in Oakland, California. John
was not only in charge of operations at this 169-bed general acute care hospital, but also led the clinical and support services for the Alameda Health System. Some of his accomplishments included Alameda’s accreditation as a Level 1 Trauma
Center, a Baby Friendly designation and the construction of a 9-story patient tower.
Prior to joining the Alameda Health System, John served as Executive Director of Clinical Services, Director of Laboratory Services, and held other positions at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center. In these roles, among other
things, he served as the director of the medical center’s service lines including its Orthopedic Institute and Heart and Vascular Institute. He also led a variety of strategic planning processes and system-wide operational initiatives.
John earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Microbiology and Immunology from the University of California – Berkeley and a Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management from the University of Phoenix. He is also Lean Six Sigma certified.
CEILA CHU, DIRECTOR
Celia Chu is a Realtor with Coldwell Banker Town and Country in Claremont and one of only a few holding the “Global Luxury” title. She is consistently the top producer in the office and has 35 years of real estate/lending and banking experience.
Celia and her husband Perry Chu, a physician, are members of the Frances Mary Paul Circle and have been local residents since he started practice 31 years ago at San Antonio Regional Hospital. They have three children who were all born at SARH, went
to school locally, and two of which completed their undergraduate education locally at the Claremont Colleges. Mrs. Chu served as the Vice President of the Webb Affiliates of the Webb Schools of California and is currently on the Webb Schools Parent
Alumni Board of Directors. She graduated from Loyola Marymount University with a Bachelor of Business Administration/Finance and started her career as a Personal Banking Officer for Wells Fargo before becoming a Loan Officer for Home Savings of America,
then went on to become a Realtor in 1994. Needless to say, she knows the business from the ground up. Celia is a native Californian who grew up in Los Angeles and currently lives with her husband in Claremont.
DR. DAVID DANG, DIRECTOR
Dr. Dang grew up in the San Gabriel Valley and earned a B.S. in Biology and Biochemistry at the California State University, Los Angeles; medical training at the University of California, San Diego; completed an internal medicine internship at University
of California, Irvine; and a 4-year residency in Radiology at Ohio State University where he subsequently completed a fellowship in MRI and bone and joint imaging. He joined San Antonio's medical staff in 2009 and has served on numerous committees,
including Chair of the Department of Radiology. He currently serves as President-Elect of the medical staff.
RICHARD “DICK” E. GILBERT, DIRECTOR
Dick began a career that spans half a century in finance: in 1969 as Vice President of Sales at Community Bank’s Industrial Finance Department; Vice President of National Acceptance Company of California in 1975; and the Western Regional
office of Sanwa Business Credit in 1987. Dick joined the Foothill Capital Corporation as Vice President in the Small Business Lending Division in 1993. He became Vice Chairman of KBK Financial where he remained until 2001. Dick has served on various
boards, including the Commercial Finance Association, Pacific Coast Machinery Dealers Association, Machinery Dealers National Association, and several fraternal organizations which include local Elks lodges, Pasadena Scottish Rite, Ontario Masonic
Lodge, and Al Malaikah Shriner- Los Angeles. Dick has served on the Foundation’s Golf Classic Committee. Dick received the Lifetime Achievement award from the Commercial Finance Conference of California (CFCC) in 2003.
Dick was born in New Castle, Pennsylvania and now lives in Alta Loma with his wife Kay.
CLAIRE GROBLER, DIRECTOR
Claire was born in New Jersey and spent much of her early professional life on the East Coast, specifically New York, where she was involved in the world of investment banking and internet entrepreneurship. After moving here in 2008, Claire took over
as administrator of her father-in-law’s busy medical practice, Nicolaas Grobler, Sr. who was a family practice physician in the local area. Claire started All Saints Hospice and was first introduced to San Antonio when her husband joined the
medical staff over 10 years ago. She was personally touched by the excellent care she received during the birth of their youngest daughter, Megan. In her line of work, Claire has the opportunity to work with many hospitals and feels San Antonio
is a wonderful institution and a great asset to the community. Claire served the Foundation as Chair of the Fall Celebration Committee, setting new records for revenues and fun! Claire and her husband live in Rancho Cucamonga with their four young
children, who she calls their "greatest gift in life." When they aren't working, they enjoy traveling and introducing the children to new places and adventures.
WAH-CHUNG HSU, CFO - SAN ANTONIO REGIONAL HOSPITAL
Mr. Hsu joined the Foundation Board as the hospital’s new CFO in October, 2012. Mr. Hsu has extensive experience in hospital finance, having been a CFO at both stand-alone hospitals and healthcare systems. His most recent position was CFO at
the 357-bed Seton Medical Center in northern California. Mr. Hsu is married with three children.
PAT KERSBERGEN, VOLUNTEER SERVICES PRESIDENT
Patricia Kersbergen (Pat) is currently President of the San Antonio Regional Hospital Volunteer Board. Pat was born at San Antonio, raised in Chino, and has been an Upland resident for 57 years, following her marriage to husband Gil. Pat has one daughter,
a son-in-law, and a grandson. Her higher education began at Chaffey College, followed by Cal State Fullerton where she received a degree in Sociology and Psychology, after which, she began teaching in the Upland School District. In her 32 years of
teaching, she worked primarily with special needs children. During that period, Pat also received master’s degrees in Education/Reading and in Counseling. Following her retirement in 2004, she began volunteering at San Antonio where she
has served on the Volunteer Board, serving as Secretary, Vice-President, and President. Pat also volunteers as a Medicare Counselor with the Department of Aging. In addition, Pat is a member of the Friday Club, and AAUW serving on their boards in
various capacities. Pat also volunteers in many ministries at her church. When not volunteering, Pat enjoys reading, sewing (making numerous masks and caps for San Antonio nursing staff), quilting, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
THERESA LOCK, DIRECTOR
Ms. Lock has been a resident of the Inland Empire for over 45 years. She and her husband David, a pharmacist at San Antonio Regional Hospital for over 35 years, have been generous supporters and donors to the Foundation. They are members of the Frances
Mary Paul Circle, a group which honors those who have donated $10,000 or more to the hospital in their lifetime. Theresa and David have regularly attended special events, provided regular annual gifts and through Theresa’s travel agency, Air
Sea Travel, have given major travel gifts for key auction items at the annual San Antonio Classic Benefit Golf Tournament. Ms. Lock is a very active and longtime member in the vibrant Upland Foothill Kiwanis Club.
KELLY MCMENOMY, CHAIR
Ms. McMenomy has been a local resident for over 25 years. She is a certified public accountant and a partner in the firm of McMenomy & Associates, CPAs, LLP in Upland. After earning her degree at Arizona State University, she worked closely with the
late Walt Reardon, a long-time friend and leader with San Antonio Hospital Foundation. Ms. McMenomy raised her family in Upland and devotes much of her time to her growing public accounting practice. She is a member of the AICPA and the California
Society of CPAs. She is a board member and Vice President for the Upland Community Foundation and has been active in other local charities and non-profit institutions.
JAMES R. MILHISER, VICE CHAIR
James is a banker with over 30 years of commercial real estate/construction lending and management experience. He is currently Vice President in the Real Estate Industries Group at Rabobank, N.A., in Ontario, where he develops new business and manages
a portfolio of commercial real estate loans. From 1996 to 2008, he spent his career at PFF Bank & Trust in Rancho Cucamonga, becoming Senior Vice President and Major Commercial Loan Manager. In 2008, he joined U.S. Bank in Rancho Cucamonga as
Vice President, Special Loan Workout Manager and joined Mutual of Omaha Bank in Pasadena in 2012. Mr. Milhiser was born at San Antonio Community Hospital, and has been involved in the community his entire life. He is currently serving a 4-year term
as Treasurer for the City of Ontario. James has sat on a number of boards, including the Salvation Army Advisory Board, Ontario Corp, the Building Industry Association, and the Ontario Montclair YMCA, among others. From 2004-2012, James was also a
very active member of our own San Antonio Regional Hospital Board of Trustees, serving as Chairman of the Board from 2009-2012.
SOO MYLAND, DIRECTOR
Soo J. Myland is Of Counsel at MMZ LAW, A Professional Corporation, where she practices in the areas of estate planning and wealth preservation, business succession planning, special needs planning, Medi-Cal asset protection planning, trust administration,
probate, conservatorships and guardianships. Ms. Myland graduated from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature with a concentration in Shakespeare Studies. She received her Juris Doctorate from
Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri. Ms. Myland began her law career in Riverside, California at regional firms, Best Best & Krieger LLP and Varner & Brandt LLP. After preparing and administering multiple estate plans
with provisions for an individual’s or family’s pets, she decided to take a hiatus from the law to start a pet care services business with her late husband. Ms. Myland is involved with a number of community, professional and philanthropic
organizations and currently serves as a Board Member for the Rancho Cucamonga Animal Care Foundation, and as a member of the Executive Advisory Council for Inland Empire United Way, Women United, the Fontana Police K-9 Pals, and the Pomona Valley
Estate Planning Council. She has also served on the Executive Advisory Council for the The Community Foundation for Riverside and San Bernardino Counties as well as the San Bernardino County Estate Planning Council.
DAVID A. PATTERSON, DIRECTOR
David Patterson is the Region Head for Fifth Third Bank’s Middle Market Banking group based in Ontario, CA, which covers the Inland Empire and San Gabriel Valley regions. David joined Fifth Third Bank after 24 years with Wells Fargo, where
he was most recently the Western Region Head for the National Food & Ag. Division supporting five regional offices based in Ontario, Bakersfield, Visalia, Fresno and Modesto. David began his banking career with Bank of America, where he served
for 10 years in its Inland Empire based middle-market group. David earned his B.A. in business administration from the University of Texas at Austin with a major in management and a minor in marketing. David has been involved in many professional
and community organizations including board trustee for Olive Crest Homes and Services for Abused Children, board trustee for the San Antonio Regional Hospital and board trustee for La Sierra University Foundation. He has also served as a director
for the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, Children’s Fund President’s Circle and director for the Inland Empire Open, Inc. David grew up in Ontario and Upland and now lives with his wife Joan in Rancho Cucamonga, CA.
MARCO ROBLES, DIRECTOR
Marco Robles is a long-time resident and local leader in the Inland Empire. He has been the Public Affairs Director with Cardenas Markets in Ontario. In his position, he is frequently the lead employee and spokesperson for the company as they have grown
into new markets in Nevada and California. There are now 31 stores and with the new ownership and the merger with another market group in Northern California, he has been instrumental in forging the new partnership and growth. He also oversees the
Cardenas Markets Foundation.
He has also served as a City Council member and Mayor for Pomona and was very active in a number of community organizations and non-profits. He has serve on the Inland Empire Economic Partnership, Inland Empire Hispanic Leadership Council, Ontario-Montclair
School District Board, Promise Scholar Board, and the Ontario Chamber of Commerce Board.
Through his support and leadership, Cardenas Markets has provided support for the annual San Antonio Golf Classic and the Annual Hike to Mt. San Antonio.
CATHY ROCKWELL, SAN ANTONIO SOCIETY CHAIR
Cathy Rockwell is a California native and a longtime resident of Rancho Cucamonga. A member of the San Antonio Society Executive Committee for over 13 years, Mrs. Rockwell now serves on the Foundation’s Board of Directors. Although she works part
time as an Insurance Producer for Hay Insurance, her life is mostly spent serving our local community. She is an active member of the Assistance League of Pomona Valley, and also serves on the Board as Treasurer of Friends of the Upland Public Library.
Her love for serving others extends to her other work as Charity Golf Tournament Event Planner working for The Mulligan Man. Mrs. Rockwell is widowed, but enjoyed 20 years of marriage to George Rockwell, whose local insurance agency Rockwell Insurance
was well known.
AL RONCO, DIRECTOR
Mr. Ronco, a retired executive of Keystone Automotive Industries with over 40 years of service, brings considerable expertise to the Foundation Board. He has also served on the Board at Whittemore Enterprises and has been an active member of SEMA (Specialty
Equipment Manufacturers Association) and the A.B.P.A. (Auto Body Parts Association). He served on the Foundation Board of Directors from 2000 to 2003, when he was selected to become a Trustee of San Antonio Regional Hospital. Mr. Ronco served as a
Trustee for nine years and was welcomed back to the Foundation Board in January, 2013. Al grew up in Newark, New Jersey, and went on to the University of South Carolina where he earned a degree in Business. Al and his wife Barbara are members of the
Frances Mary Paul Circle as well as the Aita Society and live in Rancho Cucamonga.
SUE SCOTT, DIRECTOR
Sue is a retired community college athletic administrator, professor, and coach working primarily in the Sacramento area. In 2018, she moved to Upland to be closer to family. Over her professional career, she coached both women’s and men’s
volleyball, swimming, tennis, and golf. Being an avid, yet average, golfer, she spends much of her time at Red Hill Country Club and is fortunate enough to live on the golf course. In addition to her passion for golf, she loves spending time with
her family, traveling, walk her dog Angel, and visiting with friends.
Su's great grandmother was Frances Mary Paul, the first benefactor of the existing San Antonio Regional Hospital. Her Great Grandmother’s contributions to San Antonio Hospital have been an inspiration to the entire family. Her mother Margaret Paul
Scott, her aunt Frances Paul Randau, her sister Deborah Scott-Toux and to herself, have all entered the Frances Mary Paul Circle. It is an honor for her to carry on that legacy by serving on the Foundation Board.
ROBERT SOROSKY, DIRECTOR
Dr. Sorosky received his medical degree from the University of Miami Medical School, with an internship at Los Angeles County General Hospital and residency at UCLA. He held the position of Chief Resident in Head and Neck Surgery in 1969. As a major in
the US Army Medical Corps, he performed many reconstructive procedures in Germany from 1969-1972. Dr. Sorosky is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Diplomat of The American Board of Cosmetic Surgery in Facial Cosmetic Surgery. He is
certified by the two major Boards in this field: The American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1992; and The American Board of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, 1970. He was founder of the first accredited freestanding outpatient
surgical center in San Bernardino. He was active in the hospital's Surgery Department and Emergency Room for over 20 years. He is also a Board member of Diversified Pacific Opportunity Fund and Golden State Business Bank. Dr. Sorosky and his wife
Karen have supported San Antonio Regional Hospital for many years and are members of the Frances Mary Paul Circle.
MICHAEL S. TRACEY, FOUNDATION PRESIDENT
Mr. Tracey has a distinguished background in philanthropy leadership, having served as Vice President of Development at The Community Foundation of Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. He played key development roles at California State University-San
Bernardino and Cal Poly- Pomona. Mr. Tracey also served at Western University of Health Sciences. He holds a Master's Degree and is a Certified Specialist in Planned Giving. Mr. Tracey and his wife Val are long-time Upland residents.
AMY L. VALDIVIA, DIRECTOR
Amy was born in Glendale and grew up in East Los Angeles and the San Gabriel Valley. She attended Charter Oak High School and then went on to get her education in Political Science/International Relations at UCLA. She also spent time at the University
of London and University of La Verne.
Amy and her husband Eric have two children, the oldest of which attends Grand Canyon University and the youngest is a freshman at Claremont High School. Amy
serves on the Upland Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, is an active member of the Upland Rotary Club, and has been honored as Business Person of the Year by the Chamber. Amy is a partner in a mortgage service business based in downtown
knows San Antonio well, supporting her mother while a patient at San Antonio battling lung cancer. She knows and appreciates the care and services that are provided here at San Antonio and is anxious to be of service to the Foundation.
DR. NEDRA VINCENT, DIRECTOR
Dr. Nedra Vincent has been part of the Emergency Department Staff at San Antonio since 1988. She grew up in Southern California and attended Cal Poly Pomona receiving her Bachelor of Science degree. Then she attended medical school at Loma Linda University.
Nedra is a member of the faculty at Loma Linda , a member of various committees including Behavioral Health, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Quality Management and Emergency. She and her husband, Dr. Terry Lepper, DVM, live in Claremont and are very
active in supporting the Hospital Foundation. They both have been very active in local organizations, especially Rotary.
JANIS KAYE YERKEY, DIRECTOR
Janis Yerkey has been a fixture in the community with 67 years, 31 of which were dedicated to being the Director of San Antonio Community Hospital’s Stroke Unit and Progressive Care prior to her retirement in 2013. Janis has degrees in Nursing Business
Management and Organizational Management. At one point, she was the Director for the ICU, CCU, CSDU 2nd and 3rd DOU and Cardiac Rehab, all simultaneously. She is a member of the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN) and was a participant
in the development and conversion of the Cardiac-Step-Down unit and Out-Patient Observation Services, and stroke unit and has served on several committees with the most recent being the planning and development of the Vineyard Tower.
Born in Redlands and a long time resident of Alta Loma, Janis has four children, Michael, Stacy, Eric and Marc, who have endowed her with 8 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. Janis enjoys travelling, gardening, musical arts, as well as playing
and teaching her grandchildren.