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Board of Directors

Volunteers are a vital part of the HFA’s success in serving the bleeding disorders community. Their lasting contributions of time, talent, and dedication ensure that the HFA fulfills its mission. Accordingly, volunteers make up the HFA Board and also serve as chairs and members of HFA program committees. The Board of Directors and officers of Hemophilia Federation of America as of August 2020:

Officers

Allie Ritcey

Chair

Steve Long

Vice Chair

Gillian Schultz

Secretary

Clyde (J.R.) Brawner

Treasurer

Carletha Gates

Member at Large

Ashley Gregory

Member at Large

Maria Chavez

Member at Large

Joseph Markowitz

Member at Large

Natasha Burroughs

Member at Large

Josh Hemann

Past Chair

Directors

First Name Last Name Organization
John Palmatier Alaska Hemophilia Association
Open Seat Arizona Hemophilia Association
Monica Diaz Asociaci贸n Puertorrique帽a de Hemofilia y Condiciones de Sangrado
Lily Schwartz Bleeding Disorders Alliance Illinois
Cason Ouellette Bleeding Disorders Alliance of North Dakota
Michael Deeb Bleeding Disorders Association of Northeast New York
Cheri Wakeham Bleeding Disorders Association of the Southern Tier
Open Seat Bleeding Disorders Foundation of Washington
Jeffery Watkins Blood Bond Bleeding Disorder Network
Sean Hubbert Central California Hemophilia Foundation
Meagan Murray Connecticut Hemophilia Society, Inc
Bernadette Fox Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter of NHF
Open Seat Florida Hemophilia Association
Anne Parrott Gateway Hemophilia Association
Open Seat Great Lakes Hemophilia Foundation
Thomas Beaudet Hemophilia Alliance of Maine
Joseph Markowitz Hemophilia Association of New Jersey
Tyshawn Constantine Hemophilia Association of New York, Inc.
Open Seat Hemophilia Association of the Capital Area
Austin Holland Hemophilia Foundation of Arkansas
Natasha Burroughs Hemophilia Foundation of Maryland
Shari Luckey Hemophilia Foundation of Michigan
Kris Manns Hemophilia Foundation of Minnesota / Dakotas
Ashley Gregory Hemophilia Foundation of Northern California
Estefana Monge-Sotelo Hemophilia Foundation of Oregon
Ron Staake Hemophilia Foundation of Southern California
Kasey Shade Hemophilia of Indiana
Open Seat Hemophilia of Iowa
Gillian Schultz Hemophilia of North Carolina
Open Seat Hemophilia of South Carolina
Jesus Escobedo-Soto Hemophilia Outreach of El Paso
Laura Portales Lone Star Hemophilia Chapter
Erica Simpson Louisiana Hemophilia Foundation
Lindsay Hooper Mary M. Gooley Hemophilia Center
Angela Brown Midwest Hemophilia Association
Britnee Vieira New England Hemophilia Association
Alice Arapshian New York City Hemophilia Chapter
Tanya Ricchi Northern Ohio Hemophilia Foundation, Inc.
Clyde JR Brawner Oklahoma Hemophilia Foundation
Open Seat Rocky Mountain Hemophilia & Bleeding Disorders Association
Maria Chavez Sangre de Oro Hemophilia Foundation of New Mexico
Open Seat Snake River Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorders
Dena Shepard Southwestern Ohio Hemophilia Association
Anne-Louise Wirthlin Tennessee Hemophilia and Bleeding Disorder Foundation
Taha Amir Texas Central Hemophilia Association
Carletha Gates United Hemophilia Foundation
Scott Muir Utah Hemophilia Foundation
Daniel Warren Virginia Hemophilia Foundation
Scott Domowicz Western Pennsylvania Chapter of NHF
Stephanie Mancusi Wisconsin Bleeding Disorders Network

 

Professional Advisors

  • Donald Akers, Jr., JD, General Counsel
  • Christopher Walsh, MD, PhD, Medical Advisor
  • Robert Sidonio, MD, MSc. Medical Advisor
  • Linda Wyman-Collins, RN, Medical Advisor
  • Detrice Barry, RN, PhD, Medical Advisor
  • Greg McClure, LSW, Medical Advisor
  • Shannon L. Meeks, MD, Medical Advisor
  • 鈥淏obby鈥 Duc Tran, MD, MSc, Medical Advisor
  • Edgar Guedry, LCSW-BACS, ACHO-SW, Medical Advisor
  • Annette Von Drygalski, MD, Medical Advisor
  • Erika Mora, Pharm D, BCOP, Medical Advisor
  • Dave Robinson, PhD, LMFT, Medical Advisor
  • John Hendry, D.D.S, Medical Advisor
  • Susan Geraghty, RN BSN, Medical Advisor
  • Claudia MacKaron RN, BSN, CPON, Medical Advisor

 


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