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Who is the National Kidney Foundation

of Utah & Idaho?

Mission Statement

The Mission of the National Kidney Foundation of Utah & Idaho is to prevent kidney and urinary tract diseases, improve the health and well-being of individuals and families affected by these diseases, and increase the availability of all organs for transplantation.

Deen Vetterli

Deen Vetterli

CEO
U.S. Senator E.J. "Jake" Garn

U.S. Senator E.J. "Jake" Garn

Chairman of the Board

The National Kidney Foundation of Utah & Idaho is a nonprofit organization which receives donations from individuals, corporations, and special fundraising events in the states of Utah and Idaho.

Staff Members

Chief Executive Officer: Deen Vetterli
Director of Development: Luz Lewis-Perez
Director of Special Events: Richard Taylor
Patient and Community Service Director: Ann Madsen
Kidney Kars Administrator: Heidyn Palmer
Accounts Manager: Terri Sites
Education Coordinator: Jared Francis

Board of Directors

Officers and Members

Chairman of the Board: Senator E.J. “Jake” Garn
Honorary Chairman – Utah: Senator Orrin G. Hatch
Honorary Chairman – Idaho: Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter
President: David C. Trimble
Treasurer: John B. Robertson
Chairsperson, Nominating Committee Amanda Dickson
Personnel Advisor: G. Donald Gale
Chairman of Medical Advisory Board Harry O. Senekjian, M.D.
Jason Beutler, J.D.
Michael E. Deputy
D. Jeffrey England
Richard R. Nelson
Vaughn L. Pulsipher, Ph.D.
Doug Wright

Board of Directors

Officers and Members

Chairman of Medical Advisory Board Harry O. Senekjian
Michael Adcox, M.D. Christopher Keller, M.D.
Alan Avondet, M.D. Nagrij Narashimhan, M.D.
Wayne A Border, M.D. Fahim Rahim, M.D.
Alfred K. Cheung, M.D. Naeem Rahim, M.D.
Robert Davidson, M.D. Kalani Raphael, M.D.
Martin C. Gregory, M.D. Fuad Shihab, M.D.
Nicholas Hunt, M.D. Arnold Silva, M.D.

Contact Information

Address: 3707 North Canyon Road, Suite 1D Provo, UT 84604

Phone: 801-226-5111 or 1-800-869-5277

Fax: 801-226-8278

Email: NKFU@KidneyUT.org

Official Reports

In accordance with general business practices, the National Kidney Foundation of Utah & Idaho produces an annual report to disclose to the public relevant financial information and descriptions of programs and services provided to kidney patients.

Click here to download the 2016/2017 Annual Report of the National Kidney Foundation of Utah & Idaho.