Board of Directors

Woman’s is governed by a 14-member board of directors. These men and women donate their time and expertise to ensure that the organization is operating efficiently and meeting the community's needs.

Woman’s Hospital Foundation
Board of Directors
2023 - 2024

Rose Hudson, Chair
Cheree Schwartzenburg, MD, Chair-elect
Chris Ciesielski, Secretary/Treasurer

Rudy Aguilar
Whitney Breaux 
John Everett
Rene Ragas, FACHE, President/CEO
Greg Gelpi, MD
Shawn Kleinpeter, MD
Emily Magee, MD, FACOG 2023 Chief of Staff 
Susan Puyau, MD
Janet Olson
Nick Speyrer
Terrie Thomas, MD

Board of Directors Mailing Address
Woman’s Hospital Board of Directors
P. O. Box 95009
Baton Rouge, LA 70895-9009