The Kentucky Medical Services Foundation, Inc. (KMSF) was founded in 1978 with two primary missions that have guided its activities and focus for more than 35 years: To bolster efforts to recruit and retain the best clinicians to ensure the provision of high-quality health care for the region and the Commonwealth; To serve as a charitable organization to support the education, research, service and patient care missions of the University of Kentucky and UK HealthCare®.

Executive Committee


Dr. Marcus Randall, President
Chair, Department of Radiation Medicine
Carrie Cassis
Executive Director, KMSF  
Dr. Wendy Hansen, Vice President
Chair, Department of OBGYN
Dr. Elizabeth Oates, Secretary
Chair, Department of Radiology
Dr. Lon Hays, Treasurer
Faculty, Department of Psychiatry
Dr. Patrick McGrath
Faculty, Department of Surgery
Dr. Donna Grigsby
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. David Moliterno
Chair, Department of Internal Medicine
Dr. Stephen Strup
Chair, Department of Urology
Dr. Roger Humphries
Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine

Board Members


Dr. Aftab Chishti
Faculty, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. Andrew Pearson
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Dr. Darrell Jennings
Chair, Department of Pathology
Dr. Darren Johnson
Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Dr. Jay Grider
Faculty, Department of Anesthesia
Dr. Joseph Zwischenberger
Chair, Department of Surgery
Dr. Larry Goldstein
Chair, Department of Neurology
Dr. Phillip Tibbs
Chair, Department of Neurosurgery
Dr. Raleigh Jones
Chair, Department of Otolaryngology
Dr. Robert DiPaola
Dean, UK College of Medicine
Dr. Robert Gaiser
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Dr. Scott Roth
Faculty, Department of Surgery
Dr. Scottie Day
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Dr. Seth S. Himelhoch
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Dr. Susan McDowell
Chair, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine
Dr. T. Shawn Caudill
Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine
Myra Tobin
Community Board Member
Roberto Cardarelli, DO
Interim Chair, Department of Family & Community Medicine
Sharon P. Turner, DDS, JD
Community Board Member