Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for the CVMC Hospital Foundation is comprised of individuals from many walks of life who believe strongly in the value of having quality, life-saving medical services in the community that they live, work and play. The Board plans and implements a variety of activities and fundraising campaigns that create resources to accomplish this goal.


Linda Birdwell, Board Chair

Dan Dykes, Vice Chair
First Independent Bank

Drew Aguilar, Secretary/Treasurer
Carson Valley Accounting

Shannon Albert, Foundation Director
Carson Valley Medical Center

Lars Ensign, MD
Carson Valley Medical Center, Tahoe Emergency Physicians

Nita Schwartz, MD
Minden Med Spa

Krissie Thornhill
Designing Images, LLC., Joyce's Fine Jewelry