We are making a difference one patient at a time. Earlier care helps people avoid more expensive, chronic illnesses and trips to the emergency department.

Farhan Bhatti, M.D., CEO

Board of Directors

The Care Free Board of Directors is highly dedicated to enhancing the capacity of the nonprofit health and dental services provided to more than 5,000 local individuals. As respected, charitable members of our community, the board is responsible for the management of the organization and its fiduciary, strategic, charitable, and operational well-being.



Angela Epolito Sprecher Attorney

Vice Chair

Vice Chair

Paul Kennedy
President, KAK Network



Mary Anne Sesti, RN
State of Michigan



Jean Young, CPA
Partner, Plante Moran

Keyona Jones
Board Member

Doug Edema, MD, MPA, FACHE
Vice President,
Sparrow Medical Group

Karen Gallagher, LMSW, ACSW
Owner, The Wellness Institute of Michigan

David Houston
Shareholder, Fraser Trebilcock

Virg Bernero
Former Mayor of Lansing

Maria Mendoza Jimenez,
Board Member

Elna Villareal
Board Member

Dean Holland,
Vice President, Claims
Accident Fund Insurance Company of America

Timothy Wilson
Senior Account Executive,
Advanced Communications and Data

Amanda Bowman
Board Member

Ronnie Thornton
Board Member

Nick Olds
Staff, Michigan House of Representatives

Lansing visits
We have provided over 70,000 visits to the uninsured or under-insured in our community. We have done this with a small medical staff, medical volunteers and our generous supporters.

Care Free Medical  1100 W. Saginaw St, Suite 5, Lansing, MI 48915
Phone: 517.887.5922       Fax: 517.887.5982