Sheppard Pratt Health System has been guided for more than 161 years by a volunteer Board of Trustees.  This board governs the Health System's activities to help ensure that we are providing quality and compassionate care and services across the entire state of Maryland.

The Sheppard and Enoch Pratt Foundation, Inc. is the parent corporation for The Sheppard Pratt Health System and its affiliates (Family Services, Inc., Mosaic Community Services, and Way Station, Inc.), as well as for The Sheppard Pratt Physicians, P.A. and is the entity that conducts fundraising.  The Board of Trustees governing our Health System includes:


Joshua Kakel, Chair

Alfred Singer, Vice Chair

Harsh Trivedi, M.D., President and Chief Executive Officer

Stephanie Provenza, Assistant Secretary


Margaret Allen

Emile A. Bendit, M.D.

Kevin M. Benson

Penelope Cordish

Alan Evans

Susan Fenimore

Elizabeth Forbush

Alan Gamse

Philip H. Grantham

Bonita Hearn

Timothy R. Hearn, CCIM

Joshua Kakel, Chair

Norma Peden Killebrew

Robert Kresslein

Cristin C. Lambros

William Morton

Collin Mothupi

Robert Schaftel

Gail L. Shawe

Alfred Singer, Vice Chair

John W. Steele, III

Gary Talles

Jim Wiederhold

Pamela P. Young, Ph.D.