Methodist Richardson Medical Center Foundation

The Methodist Richardson Medical Center Foundation’s mission is to raise, manage, and distribute funds to assist Methodist Richardson Medical Center (MRMC) in acquiring state-of the-art technology, attracting excellent medical staff, and supporting vital hospital programs. The Foundation is celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year. Since its inception, the Foundation has raised more than $25 million to assist in funding cutting-edge projects and programs that support the Medical Center and the Cancer Center.

The Foundation is the sole fundraising arm of the hospital and is a stand-alone 501(c)3. All funds raised by the Foundation stay in Richardson.

About Us

As an integral part of Methodist Richardson Medical Center, MRMC Foundation is an organization based on the spirit of compassion and caring and is dedicated to ensuring that excellence continues at Methodist Richardson Medical Center for years to come. Our mission is to generate philanthropic support for our hospital that provides care for surrounding communities such as Richardson, Plano, North Dallas, Wylie, Sachse, Garland, and Murphy. The Foundation team is dedicated to our organization and our community. It is led by a 22-member volunteer board of directors.

2017 Board of Directors

  • Richard Ramey, Board Chair
  • Emily Fletcher, Vice Chair Fund Development
  • Brian Rankin, Vice Chair Finance
  • Danna Melcher, Secretary
  • Tera Ashley
  • Cindi Jackson
  • John Klukan
  • Holly Lee
  • Bob Macy
  • Randy Montgomery
  • Brian Poff
  • Chelsea Schmidt
  • Marybeth Tiemeyer
  • Vernon Wallace
  • Larry Zacharias

Foundation Staff

  • Sydney Plant, CFRE, Director of Fund Development, 469-204-6990
  • Yemishtha Esther Rutnam, Fund Development/Donor Relations Coordinator, 469-204-6992
  • Tamie Kreitling, Project Coordinator, 469-204-6995

Contact the Methodist Richardson Medical Center Foundation

401 West Campbell Road
Richardson, Texas 75080
469-204-6990 Main Line
469-204-6996 Fax
RichardsonFoundation@mhd.com