A Seventh-day Adventist Organization

Councilors

LLU Adventist Health Sciences Center Councilors

  • President: Stan and Carol Appleton
  • Vice president: Virgil and Karen Nielsen
  • Treasurer: Noni Patchett
  • Associate treasurer: Marianne Fitzgerald
  • University president: Richard H. Hart
  • Executive secretary:

Past Presidents

  • Jerry L. Pettis 1961-1967
  • M. Bernard Graybill 1967-1969
  • Harry Schrillo 1969
  • N.A. McAnally 1969-1971
  • Harold W. Willis 1971-1974
  • Samuel H. Fritz 1974-1977
  • Tom Zapara 1977-1983
  • Paul S. Damazo 1983-1985
  • Ronald D. Drayson 1985-1988
  • J. Dee Lansing 1988-1990
  • Carleton Wallace 1990-1992
  • Lewis W. (Bill) Johnson 1992-1994
  • Reuben Matiko 1994-1996
  • Bob Reynolds 1996-1998
  • Carlton R. Lofgren 1998-2000
  • Elvin C. Gaines 2000-2002
  • Floyd S. Brauer 2002-2004
  • Roy V. Jutzy 2004-2006
  • Clyde L. Davis 2006
  • Naor Stoehr 2006-2010
  • Jesse James 2010-2012
  • Richard Catalanon 2012-2014

Background

  • Created by the Loma Linda University Board of Trustees in 1961
  • Became LLUAHSC Councilors in May 2000
  • Objectives
    • advise the LLUH president
    • assist the president in the development and enhancement of the institutions of higher education and service
    • serve as LLUH ambassadors
    • promote the goals and plans of LLUH in the business and professional community and in the Seventh-day Adventist Church
    • provide counsel, support, and leadership in the financing of LLUH projects and initiatives
  • Since 1961, the councilors have underwritten various institutional projects in excess of $46.5 million.