Philanthropic Foundation Board of Governors

Kerri Ruppert Schiller '82


Senior Vice President & CFO
CHOC Children's

Kerri Ruppert Schiller has been senior vice president and chief financial officer of CHOC Children's since 1998. She is responsible for building a strong, responsive and customer-driven financial management organization, encompassing the leadership, management and direction of all financial operations for CHOC Children's, CHOC at Mission, CHOC Foundation for Children, Children's HealthCare of California and the real estate holding companies, CHOCO Realty Corporation and CRC Real Estate Corporation. She is intricately involved with the master plan for CHOC, which includes expansion and financing to ensure that CHOC Children's can meet the needs of the community in the future.

Ms. Ruppert Schiller earned her bachelor' degree in business administration-accounting from Cal State Fullerton and has been generous in sharing her leadership and philanthropy with her alma mater. In addition to serving as a member and former chair of the CSF Philanthropic Foundation, she is a member of the Concert Under the Stars Community Committee. The university named her one of 50 Women of Distinction and honored her with a Distinguished Alumni Award. 

Ms. Ruppert Schiller is also a member of the boards of directors of the National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions (NACHRI) and Orange County Foundation for Medical Care and is a member of Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and Orange County Women's CFO Roundtable.