President & CEO
Dr. Roger Spoelman serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of CURE International as well a senior executive for Trinity Health, one of the largest health systems in the United States. He previously served as President & CEO of Mercy Health, a network of hospitals, physician organizations, and health network operations in Western and Northern Michigan. He has also served Trinity Health as the Interim President & CEO of Mount Carmel Health System in Columbus, Ohio (9/15-12/16) as well as Interim President & CEO of Trinity Health of New England. Roger has held positions of leadership in healthcare for more than thirty years and has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions, community health improvement, leadership development, physician integration, innovation, physician groups, and governance.
Throughout his career, Dr. Spoelman has received recognition from regional and national organizations as an innovator and leader in healthcare and community service. He was recognized early in his career as an Emerging Leader in Healthcare by the Healthcare Forum and received many other awards for community leadership including: The Reese Award for Exemplary Service to his community from the American Red Cross, the Paul Harris Fellow Award from Rotary International, Trinity International University Distinguished Alumni, The Alliance for Health Hillman Award, and Michigan State University Patenge Award.
Roger also plays a leadership role in healthcare and other organizations throughout the nation and internationally serving on many boards including International Aid, CURE International, Open Doors International, Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, Munson Healthcare, Talent 2025, and the West Michigan Policy Forum.
He is blessed with an incredible wife and partner (Jan Cory Spoelman), two married children, and five wonderful grandchildren. Roger feeds his passion for Leadership Development by serving as advisor and business coach to numerous leaders, companies and organizations. You can reach Roger directly by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Brian Van Hall
Chief Operating Officer
Brian is humbled and honored to serve as Chief Operating Officer for CURE International. As a retired U.S. Army Medical Service Corps officer, he brings over 25 years of leadership experience in operations and administration across diverse settings. Prior to joining CURE, Brian was a Director of Operations in a non-profit health system in Michigan, the Special Assistant to the U.S. Army Deputy Surgeon General in Virginia, and the VP of Operations at Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany. He has previously served as the Executive Director of CURE Niger and Vice President of Operations for CURE International. As Chief Mission Integration Officer, Brian is responsible for coordinating all clinical, spiritual, and operational efforts in the delivery of CURE’s mission and ministry around the world.
Brian is board certified in healthcare management and a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Tampa and earned a Master of Health Administration and Master of Business Administration from Baylor University. Brian also holds a Balanced Scorecard Professional certificate from George Washington University and a certificate of Executive Project Management in Healthcare from the Harvard School of Public Health; he is also a Certified StratOp Facilitator.
Brian and his wife, Beth, have been happily married for over 25 years and are blessed with an amazing teenage son, Ethan. They are forever grateful for the sacrifices of family and friends who support their commitment to serve the Kingdom.
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Greg Bellig serves as Chief Medical Officer for CURE International. He has been a long-time friend and supporter of CURE and has also served with CURE in the Dominican Republic, Ethiopia, Haiti, and Uganda.
Dr. Bellig earned his medical degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, completed his residency in anesthesiology at Northwestern Medical Center in Chicago, and completed a fellowship in pediatric anesthesia at Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago. He holds a specialty board certification in anesthesiology as well as a subspecialty board certification in pediatric anesthesiology from the American Board of Anesthesiology. Since 2003, he has been a Shareholder/Partner Pediatric Anesthesiologist with Central Anesthesia Service Exchange, Inc. in Sacramento, California. Since 2007, he has also served as the Director of Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia.
Dr. Bellig resides in Pennsylvania with his wife Julie and their five children, Olivia, Charlotte, Miles, Adeline, and Esther. In his free time, he is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys exploring with his family.
Chief Advancement Officer
Tim Smith has over 35 years of experience with nonprofit organizations in administration,
management, and fund development, having served as a development officer in nonprofit
organizations and as an executive pastor for two mega-churches. Before joining CURE as chief advancement officer, Tim served as chief development officer for Museum of the Bible and is president of Non Profit DNA, a development agency.
He is married to Olivia, and they share a total of 6 children. Tim is the author of Donors Are People Too, a book on the art of personal relationships with major donors.
Chief Administrative Officer
Brian Anderson oversees CURE’s Finance, Human Resources, Global Outreach, and Technology teams. In addition to his work with CURE, Brian also serves as the President & CEO of International Aid, a partner non-profit organization based in Michigan.
Previously, Brian ran his own consulting company which specialized in helping healthcare organizations address financial and operational issues. Other experiences include working for physical therapy staffing companies, physician groups, and manufacturing concerns. Brian received his Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Central Michigan University and earned a Masters Degree in Public Administration from Western Michigan University. He currently lives in Spring Lake, MI, with his wife, Julie. Most of all, he loves the Lord.