Dedicated to making positive changes in our community.

Created in 1975, the Foundation of Yuma Regional Medical Center is a separate not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that accepts charitable donations benefiting the hospital and its services for the community. Our funds support community safety and prevention programs, essential clinical services and the recruitment and retention of top clinicians. We also help to fund capital improvement projects and the latest technologies that improve care for you and your family.

Meet the Board

Foundation Board members generously contribute personal time and expertise to guide our priorities and to help advance our mission.

Board Officers

Margie Dallabetta


Shelley Mellon

Vice Chair

Wendy McKay


Board of Trustees

Pat Martin

Jeff Tuttle

Brandy Wright

Dorie Rush

Linda Elliot-Nelson

James Adamson

Honorary Board Members

Jerry Cullison

Bill Esmeier

Louie Hirth

Robert Mallon, M.D.


Robert Trenschel, D.O., M.P.H.

President and CEO,
Yuma Regional Medical Center

Vernon Moore

Chief Financial Officer,
Yuma Regional Medical Center

Meet the Foundation Team

Mia Sanchez
Interim Director

Jennifer Wayman-Hart
Administrative Assistant