The Editorial Board is comprised of renowned experts who cover a wide range of disciplines in the field of epilepsy treatment and research. They are constantly adding critically important content to help users learn about the spectrum of epilepsy and seizures, discover the latest news on treatments, understand how to manage epilepsy, and find help for living with seizures.

Joseph I. Sirven MD

Patty Shafer RN, MN
Associate Editor / Community Manager

Topic editors

Editors Emeritus

Contributors and Previous Editors

  • Nathan Fountain MD
    Previous Epilepsy Foundation Professional Advisory Board Editor
    Charlottesville, VA Staff

  • Ken Lowenberg
    Vice President Communication and Digital Strategy
  • David Jost
    Director of Digital Strategy
  • Judy Gretsch
    Director of Program Communications and Social Media
  • Ty Broadway
    Director of Web Development and Design
  • LeAnn Harley
    Manager of Program Communications and Media Relations
  • Miesha Dennis
    Manager of Graphic and Web Design
  • Ryan Brown-Kohalmy
    Social Media Coordinator
  • Devan Ferguson
  • Elizabeth Brasington
    Manager of Communications