Our Corporate Council

Children’s Health Fund works with major corporations, foundations and government agencies to create cooperative alliances that bring together participants’ strengths and experience. Together these organizations create a unified voice for children under the umbrella of Children’s Health Fund’s Corporate Council for America’s Children.

Contribution levels for Corporate Council membership

By joining the Corporate Council, participating companies may designate up to two Delegates, typically the CEO or President and another senior executive, who are invited to participate in the Annual Meeting in New York, as well as other high-level policy events sponsored by CHF. Council members are listed on CHF’s letterhead, Gala invitations, other printed materials, and on its website. Furthermore, each contribution level entitles the corporate members to a variety of partnership recognition opportunities, including sponsorship of special events, designated child health programs and/or cause-marketing campaigns.

Corporate Council Trustee:
$1 million within a maximum 4-year period

Steering Committee Member:
$300,000 within a maximum 3-year period

$100,000 within a maximum 2-year period

$50,000 first year, in subsequent years renewal at Partner level required

Children's Health Fund's Corporate Council (the "Council") exists to benefit the children of America through the experience, leadership, and connections of corporate leaders. By participating in the Council, members agree to serve this position in a way that is consistent with the mission of the Children's Health Fund, to refrain from using membership in the Council for either personal benefit or the benefit of the corporations with which they are affiliated, and to abide by and act in full compliance with applicable anti-trust laws.

Honorary Chair

Honorable John D. Rockefeller IV (D-WV)
United States Senate


Deerfield Foundation
Alex Karnal, Partner, Deerfield Management
Jeff Kaplan, Partner, Deerfield Management

Michael Fleming, Head, Corporate Reputation and Stakeholder Engagement

Morgan Stanley
Joan Steinberg, Managing Director; President, Morgan Stanley Foundation

Gregory Lee, President and CEO, SAMSUNG Electronics North America

Sanofi US
John Spinnato, VP, NA Corporate Social Responsibility and President, Sanofi Foundation for North America

Verizon Foundation
Rose Stuckey Kirk, President, Verizon Foundation

Steering Committee

Jaguar Land Rover


American Express Company
Andrew Thomas, Director, US Consumer Services

Keesal, Young & Logan
Samuel A. Keesal, Jr., Esq., Partner

McNeil Consumer Healthcare - A Division of Johnson & Johnson Inc.
Holly Derrick, OTC Brand Communications

Mark Feinberg, MD, Vice President, Public Health and Scientific Affairs

Molina Healthcare, Inc.
Martha Bernadett, MD, MBA, Executive VP
Wynne Grossman, Project Management


DKC Public Relations, Marketing & Government Affairs
Sean Cassidy, President
Ovation Corporate Travel
Paul Metselaar, Chairman