Rhode Island Free Clinic Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors directly reflects the diverse community we serve, enhancing our vision and strategic operations as we strive to meet the needs of our patients. Our Board sustains the investment of our volunteers and community partners through collaborative leadership and stewardship, offering dynamic guidance in their respective fields of expertise.  


  • William “Bill” Fitzgerald


    Vice President, Amica Mutual Insurance Company

  • Mark Gim

    President Emeritus

    President and COO, The Washington Trust Company

  • Carrie Bridges-Feliz, MPH

    Vice President

    Community health & Equity, Lifespan

  • George “Chip” Greer

    Treasurer and Chair of Finance Committee

    Investment Advisor, Sheeley & Partners Wealth

  • Jeffrey F Chase-Lubitz Esq.

    Secretary and Chair of Governance Committee

    Partner, Husch Blackwell


  • Forrest A. Daniels, MPA, DSc, FACHE

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Ross Hilliard, MD

    Volunteer Medical Director

    Brown Medicine / Lifespan, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

  • Jehanne Bjornebye, Esq.

    Portrait Health

  • Whitney Clarke

    Chief Experience Officer, AllStripes

  • Andrew W. Davis, Esq.

    Principal. Davis & Associates, LLC

  • Diana Ducharme, Esq.

    Partner, Cervenka Green & Ducharme LLC

  • Loree Dubois

    Partner, Kahn, Litwin, Renza

  • Travis Escobar

    Community Relations Manager, Fidelity Investments

  • Rilwan K. Feyisitan, Jr.

    Executive Director, Community Action Partnership of Providence

  • Jerry Fingerut, MD

    Rhode Island Executive Office of Health and Human Services Associate Medical Director

  • Brendan Kane

    Chair of Development Committee

    Principal, Peregrine Property Management

  • Michele Lederberg, Esq.

    Executive VP, Chief Administrative Officer Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island

  • Joe Perroni

    President and CEO, Delta Dental of Rhode Island

  • Herbert Rakatansky, MD, FACG, FACP

    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University Clinical Emeritus Professor of Medicine

  • Phillip R. Rizzuto, MD, FACS

    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University Clinical Professor of Surgery

  • Marina Rodriguez, MD

    Internal Medicine - Retired

  • Caroline Troise, MD

    Internist, Anchor Medical Associates

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