Jamilla Pinder, Director of Community Engagement and Impact, joined the Foundation in June 2022. This role deepens our ability to hear and respond operationally to historically marginalized communities and grantees more effectively. Jamilla brings over twenty years of experience with Cone Health to the Foundation. Throughout her career, she has taken on ever-growing responsibilities and demonstrated a fierce commitment to community change. She graduated from North Carolina A&T State University with a Bachelor of Science in Agricultural and Environmental Systems – Agribusiness Management. Recently, she completed the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Culture of Health Leaders program, which prepares leaders to address health equity in their communities by providing transformative leadership.
Susan Fitzgibbon Shumaker
Susan Fitzgibbon Shumaker, RN, MHA, FACHE, has served as president of Cone Health Foundation since 2009. Susan earned Master of Health Administration and Bachelor of Science in Nursing degrees from Duke University and is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. Susan served as president of Annie Penn Hospital in Reidsville, North Carolina, for twenty years before joining the Foundation. A nurse, Susan enjoys volunteering with historically marginalized populations.
Vicki Walker, finance and grants manager, joined the Foundation in 2012. Prior to joining the Foundation, Vicki spent 20 years at Annie Penn Hospital, where she served as the executive assistant to the president. She is responsible for the management of the Foundation’s grants processes, and for reporting and reconciling the Foundation finances. Vicki has a bachelor’s degree in business education from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Tracey Webster joined the Foundation in 2015 as senior executive assistant. In this role, Tracey provides administrative support to the Foundation staff and oversees accounts payable as well as other duties. Prior to joining the Foundation, Tracey served as senior executive assistant in the Health Services Division of Cone Health.