IDS Board Of Trustees

Medical Advisory Board

Kia Afshar, MD
Heart Failure & Transplant Intermountain Medical Center

Safdar Ansari, MD
Assistant Professor Division of Neurocritical Care Dept of Neurology University of Utah Health Care

Sheila Baxter
Donor Family Representative

Reg Ecker, CFSP, CPC, CCO
Wasatch Lawn – Dignity Memorial

Karen Hale
Public Representative
Salt Lake County Mayor’s Office

Chris Hanna, CEBT, MBA
Executive Director
Utah Lions Eye Bank

Barbara Kerwin, DO
Associate Medical Director, IDS
Medical Advisory Board Chair, IDS
Intensivist/Critical Care
Medical Services
McKay-Dee Hospital Center

Robin Kim, MD
Surgical Director, Liver Transplant
University of Utah Health Care

Eszter Lazar-Molnar, PhD
Histocompatibility & Immunogentics Laboratory

Manuel Rodriguez-Davalos, MD
Transplant Surgeon
Primary Children’s Hospital

Josef Stehlik, MD
Director, VAMC Cardiac Transplant Program
VA SLC Health Care System

Greg Trosper, RN, BSN,CCRN
ICU Director
Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center

Laura Hayes Western
Executive Director
American Heart Association
American Lung Association

Ivan Zendejas-Ruiz, MD
Transplant Surgeon
Intermountain Medical Center

Governing Board

Kirk A. Baggaley
Governing Board Vice-Chair, IDS
Business and Risk Management
Transplant Recipient

Cary Bate
Marketing and Project Management
Academy Mortgage Corporation

Kelly L. Duffin, MHA, FACHE
Operations Officer – Central Region
Intermountain Healthcare

Ryan B. Frazier, JD
Kirton McConkie

Judy Geiger, RN, BSN, MBA
Governing Board Chair, IDS
Chief Nursing Officer
Primary Children’s Hospital

Janet Louie
Senior Vice President, Community Development
Zions Bank

Kim E. Phillips, MSN, BSN, RN, CCTC
Secretary/Treasurer, IDS
Director, Transplant Service Line
University of Utah Health Care

Wayne T. Pyle, MPA
City Manager and CEO
West Valley City

Tracy C. Schmidt, MHA, FACHE
Executive Director/President
Intermountain Donor Services

Diane Alonso, MD
Ad Hoc Member
IDS Medical Director
General and Transplant Surgeon
Transplantation and Advanced Hepatobiliary Surgery
Intermountain Medical Center