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Board of Directors

President

Matthew Cooper

Director, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation


Medstar Georgetown Transplant Institu

Washington, DC

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Vice President

Jerry McCauley

Director, Division of Nephrology/Capizzi Professor of Medicine


Thomas Jefferson Univ Hosp

Philadelphia, PA

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Vice President for Patient/Donor Affairs

Mindy Dison

Enterprise Transplant Specialty Contract RN Care Coordinator


Mayo Clinic Florida

Jacksonville, FL

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Secretary

Lisa Stocks

Executive Director


Lifesharing - A Donate Life Org.

San Diego, CA

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Treasurer

Bradley Kornfeld

Managing Partner


General Public Region 8

Cherry Hills Village, CO

End Term Date June 30, 2023


Immediate Past President

David Mulligan

Professor and Chief, Section of Transplantation and Immunology/Director


Yale New Haven Hosp

New Haven, CT

End Term Date June 30, 2022


BOD - Councillor Reg. 1

Richard Formica, Jr

Professor of Medicine and Surgery


Yale New Haven Hosp

New Haven, CT

End Term Date June 30, 2023


BOD - Councillor Reg. 2

Adam Frank

Assistant Professor of Surgery


Thomas Jefferson Univ Hosp

Philadelphia, PA

End Term Date June 30, 2023


BOD - Councillor Reg. 3

Keith Wille

Professor of Medicine


Univ of Alabama Hospital

Birmingham, AL

End Term Date June 30, 2022


BOD - Councillor Reg. 4

Maryjane Farr

Medical Director Heart Transplant


UT Southwestern Medical Center/

Dallas, TX

End Term Date June 30, 2023


BOD - Councillor Reg. 4

Jeffrey Orlowski

Chief Executive Officer


LifeShare Transplant Donor Svcs of OK

Oklahoma City, OK

End Term Date June 30, 2022


BOD - Councillor Reg. 5

William Bry

Director, Kidney Transplantation


California Pacific Med Ctr

Greenbrae, CA

End Term Date June 30, 2022


BOD - Councillor Reg. 6

Patrick Healey

Division Chief, Pediatric Transplant


Seattle Children's Hospital

Seattle, WA

End Term Date June 30, 2022


BOD - Councillor Reg. 7

Edward Hollinger

Surgical Director of Kidney Transplant


Rush University Med Ctr

Chicago, IL

End Term Date June 30, 2023


BOD - Councillor Reg. 8

Clifford Miles

Associate Professor of Medicine-Nephrology


The Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE

End Term Date June 30, 2023


BOD - Councillor Reg. 10

Jonathan Fridell

Chief of Abdominal Transplant Surgery


Indiana University Health

Indianapolis, IN

End Term Date June 30, 2023


BOD - Councillor Reg. 11

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

Valinda Jones

Quality Coordinator


General Public Region 4

Missouri City, TX

End Term Date June 30, 2022


General Public Representative

Melissa McQueen

President


Transplant Families

Sun City, AZ

End Term Date June 30, 2024


General Public Representative

Kimberly Rallis

Executive Director


Jewish Hospital

Louisville, KY

End Term Date June 30, 2022


General Public Representative

James Sharrock

Retired Counsel


General Public Region 4

Edmond, OK

End Term Date June 30, 2024


General Public Representative

Pono Shim

CEO


General Public Region 6

Honolulu, HI

End Term Date June 30, 2023


General Public Representative

Merry Smith

Director, Clinic Operations


General Public Region 8

Richmond Heights, MO

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

Linda Cendales

Director, Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation Program


Duke University Hospital

Durham, NC

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

Leway Chen

Director, Heart Failure & Transplantation


Strong Memorial Hospital

Rochester, NY

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

Amishi Desai

Director, Kidney & Pancreas Transplant Program


Loyola Univ Med Center

Chicago, IL

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

Joseph Ferreira

President/CEO


Nevada Donor Network

Las Vegas, NV

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

Jan Finn

President/Chief Executive Officer


Midwest Transplant Network

Westwood, KS

End Term Date June 30, 2023


At Large

Pamela Gillette

Transplant Administrator


General Public Region 4

Plano, TX

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

William Hildebrand

Professor


HLA Lab at OU Medical Center

Oklahoma City, OK

End Term Date June 30, 2022


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, 2022


At Large

Stacee Lerret

Liver Transplant Coordinator


Childrens Hosp of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

Marian Michaels

Professor


UPMC Children's Hosp. of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

Gail Stendahl

Advanced Nurse Practitioner


Childrens Hosp of Wisconsin

Milwaukee, WI

End Term Date June 30, 2023


At Large

Andrea Tietjen

AVP, Transplant Administrative Services


St Barnabas Medical Center

Livingston, NJ

End Term Date June 30, 2023


At Large

Celeste Williams

Medical Dir., Cardiac Transplantation


Henry Ford Hospital

West Bloomfield, MI

End Term Date June 30, 2022


At Large

R. Patrick Wood

Chief Medical Officer


LifeGift Organ Donation Ctr

Houston, TX

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Ex Officio (non voting)

Shannon Dunne

Senior Public Health Analyst


Division of Transplantation, HHS

Rockville, MD

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Ex Officio (non voting)

Frank Holloman

Deputy Director


Division of Transplantation, HHS

Rockville, MD

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Ex Officio (non voting)

Christopher McLaughlin

Chief, Organ Transplantation Branch


Division of Transplantation, HHS

Rockville, MD

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Ex Officio (non voting)

Brian Shepard

Chief Executive Officer


UNOS-Employees

Richmond, VA

End Term Date June 30, 2022


Ex Officio (non voting)

Shannon Taitt

Lead Public Health Analyst


Division of Transplantation, HHS

Rockville, MD

End Term Date June 30, 2022