Partners 23rd Annual Tribute Dinner

Partners Tribute Dinner: Innovation and Impact

Monday, June 12, 2023 | The Beverly Hilton Hotel | 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Honoring Johnese Spisso, RN, MPA and Robert K. Ross, MD

Join us for Partners’ 23rd Annual Tribute Dinner at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Monday, June 12, 2023! The dinner pays tribute to our esteemed honorees Johnese Spisso, RN, MPA and Robert K. Ross, MD whose work is transforming healthcare. We are also commemorating our 25th Silver Anniversary and it will be a time for celebrating twenty-five years of extraordinary and powerful service to our communities. Thank you for your support of Partners in Care Foundation. We look forward to seeing you there!

Sponsorships, Advertisements & Tickets

Please download our sponsorship form for a complete list of benefits, including tribute advertisement dimensions and specifications here:

2023 Sponsorship Form

To purchase sponsorships, tribute advertisements, and in-person tickets, please register online here and contact Victoria Loy, Development Manager at or (747) 500-4099 with any requests and questions.

Payment Information

Payments will be collected online through our website and via check. Please visit our registration page to purchase sponsorships, tribute advertisements and in-person tickets securely by credit card.

Register here – Purchase Sponsorships, Tickets, & Advertisements

Please make checks payable to:
Partners in Care Foundation
EIN: 95-3954057

Deadline Dates and Contact Information

Tribute Journal Ad Deadline: April 3, 2023

Ticket Deadline: June 1, 2023

For details on sponsorship opportunities, contact:

Karen Schneider
Vice-President Development | (818) 837-3775 x 121

For questions about event details, payments, tribute ads, and guest names, contact:

Victoria Loy
Development Manager | (747) 500-4099

Thank you to our sponsors

Premier Event Sponsors

UCLA Health

2023 Tribute Dinner Committee


Jennifer Heenan
Partner, Spencer Stuart


Sajid Ahmed             
CEO, WISE Healthcare 

Paul Craig, JD            
Healthcare Advocacy, Former Chief Administrative Officer, Keck Medicine of USC

Amanda Flaum
Chief Health Operations Officer, CenCal Health

Jennifer L. Kozakowski, MN, MPH   
Chief Mission Integration Officer – South Bay, Providence St. Joseph Health

Manoj K. Mathew, MD, SFHM
Former National Medical Director, Agilon Health

Jack Schlosser
Founder & Principal, Desert Vista Advisors

Shawn Sheffield
Chief Strategy Officer, Keck Medicine of USC

Gerald Sullivan         
Chairman, G.J. Sullivan Reinsurance

Paul S. Viviano
President & CEO, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles