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Board of Directors

President

Jerry McCauley
Director, Division of Nephrology/Capizzi Professor of Medicine

Thomas Jefferson Univ Hosp
Philadelphia, PA
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Vice President

Dianne LaPointe Rudow

Mount Sinai Med Center
New York, NY
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Vice President for Patient/Donor Affairs

Valinda Jones
Quality Coordinator

General Public Region 4
Missouri City, TX
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Secretary

Linda Cendales
Director, Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation Program

Duke University Hospital
Durham, NC
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Treasurer

Bradley Kornfeld
Managing Partner

General Public Region 8
Cherry Hills Village, CO
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Immediate Past President

Matthew Cooper
Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation

Medstar Georgetown Transplant Institu
Washington, DC
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 1 Councillor

Richard Formica, Jr
Professor of Medicine and Surgery

Yale New Haven Hosp
New Haven, CT
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 2 Councillor

Adam Frank
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Thomas Jefferson Univ Hosp
Philadelphia, PA
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 3 Councillor

Virginia(Ginny) McBride
Executive Director

OurLegacy
Orlando, FL
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Region 4 Councillor

Jeffrey Orlowski
Chief Executive Officer

LifeShare Transplant Donor Svcs of OK
Oklahoma City, OK
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 5 Councillor

Mark Barr
Co-Director, USC Transplant Institute

Keck Hospital of USC
Los Angeles, CA
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Region 6 Councillor

Willscott Naugler
Medical Director, OHSU Liver Transplant Program

Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Region 7 Councillor

Edward Hollinger
Surgical Director of Kidney Transplant

Rush University Med Ctr
Chicago, IL
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 8 Councillor

Clifford Miles
Associate Professor of Medicine-Nephrology

The Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 9 Councillor

Nicole Hayde
Medical Director, Pediatric Kidney Transplant

Montefiore Medical Center
Bronx, NY
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Region 10 Councillor

Jonathan Fridell
Chief of Abdominal Transplant Surgery

Indiana University Health
Indianapolis, IN
End Term Date June 30, 2023

Region 11 Councillor

David Gerber
Chief, Abdominal Transplant Surgery

UNC Hospitals
Chapel Hill, NC
End Term Date June 30, 2023

General Public Representative

Laurel Avery

General Public Region 11
Manassas, VA
End Term Date June 30, 2024

General Public Representative

Earnest Davis

General Public Region 10
Cincinnati, OH
End Term Date June 30, 2023

General Public Representative

Robert Goodman

GPM Robert Goodman
Westampton, NJ
End Term Date June 30, 2023

General Public Representative

Kelley Hitchman
Section Chief, HLA

Histo & Immunogenetics Lab
San Antonio, TX
End Term Date June 30, 2025

General Public Representative

Heather Hunt
Executive Director

General Public Region 1
Barnstable, MA
End Term Date June 30, 2025

General Public Representative

Melissa McQueen
President

Transplant Families
Sun City, AZ
End Term Date June 30, 2024

General Public Representative

James Sharrock
Retired Counsel

General Public Region 4
Edmond, OK
End Term Date June 30, 2024

General Public Representative

Merry Smith
Director, Business Development

General Public Region 8
Greenville, SC
End Term Date June 30, 2023

General Public Representative

Christopher Woody

General Public Region 11
Richmond, VA
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Minority Transplant Representative

Irene Kim

Cedars-Sinai Med Center
Los Angeles, CA
End Term Date June 30, 2023

At Large

Maryjane Farr
Medical Director Heart Transplant

UT Southwestern Medical Center/
Dallas, TX
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Jan Finn
President/Chief Executive Officer

Midwest Transplant Network
Westwood, KS
End Term Date June 30, 2023

At Large

Manish Gandhi
Director, Tissue Typing Lab

Tissue Typing Lab at Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Wendy Garrison
Procurement Coordinator

Lifesharing - A Donate Life Org.
San Diego, CA
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Evelyn Hsu
Pediatric Gastroenterologist

Seattle Children's Hospital
Seattle, WA
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Annette Jackson
Lab Director

Clinical Transplantation Immunology
Durham, NC
End Term Date June 30, 2023

At Large

Alan Langnas
Chief, Transplant Surgery

The Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Barry Massa
Executive Director

LifeCenter Organ Donor Network
Cincinnati, OH
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Lloyd Ratner
Director, Renal & Pancreatic Transplantation

New York-Presbyterian/Columbia
New York, NY
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Meg Rogers
Director of Transplant Center Relations

LifeSource Upper Midwest OPO
Minneapolis, MN
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Gail Stendahl
Advanced Nurse Practitioner

Childrens Hosp of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI
End Term Date June 30, 2023

At Large

Stuart Sweet
Med. Director, Pediatric Lung Transplant Program

St. Louis Children's Hospital
St. Louis, MO
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Andrea Tietjen
AVP, Transplant Administrative Services

St Barnabas Medical Center
Livingston, NJ
End Term Date June 30, 2023

At Large

Bryan Whitson
Surgical Director, Lung Transplantation

Ohio State Univ Med Ctr
Columbus, OH
End Term Date June 30, 2024

At Large

Daniel Yip
Cardiologist

Mayo Clinic Hospital Florida
Jacksonville, FL
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Ex Officio (non voting)

Shannon Dunne
Senior Public Health Analyst

Division of Transplantation, HHS
Rockville, MD
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Ex Officio (non voting)

Frank Holloman
Deputy Director

Division of Transplantation, HHS
Rockville, MD
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Ex Officio (non voting)

Christopher McLaughlin
Policy Advisor, FAC-COR-III, OPTN Contract

Division of Transplantation, HHS
Rockville, MD
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Ex Officio (non voting)

Brian Shepard
Chief Executive Officer

UNOS-Employees
Richmond, VA
End Term Date September 30, 2022

Ex Officio (non voting)

Shannon Taitt
Chief, Organ Transplantation Branch

Division of Transplantation, HHS
Rockville, MD
End Term Date June 30, 2024

Committee Liaison

Susie Sprinson
Board Liaison

UNOS-Employees
Richmond, VA
End Term Date June 30, 2025
 

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