July 2nd, 2009
WASHINGTON, DC – At its recent board of directors’ meeting, Patient Access Network (PAN) Foundation named an active nonprofit executive, Kim A. Schwartz, to its governing board for a three-year term. Ms. Schwartz is currently Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the American Lung Association.
A Certified Public Account, she has over 25 years experience in leading financial organizations in the health-care and charitable sectors. Prior to her current position, she was Vice President, Finance, at the American Red Cross for 9 years, and Assistant Vice President for Compliance and Audit with the Inova Health System in Falls Church, Va. She also worked for USA Today and the global management firm, Ernst & Young.
“We are pleased to have a professional of Kim’s caliber on our board,” said Lyn Boocock-Taylor, chair of the PAN Board of Directors. “We are looking forward to tapping her financial, non-profit and healthcare expertise in helping PAN further its mission of helping underinsured patients receive the health care they need.”
Schwartz received her Bachelor of Science degree summa cum laude from the State University of New York, Utica and Rome, and currently resides in Fairfax, Va.