The Board of Directors of the Epilepsy Foundation is responsible for governance and has fiduciary responsibility for the success of the organization and mission.

Officers

  • Robert W. Smith, Chair
    Maryland
  • Brooke E. Gordon, Vice Chair
    Philanthropist
    Colorado

  • Roger Heldman, Treasurer
    Ohio

  • Bradley P. Boyer, Esq., Secretary
    Kutak Rock LLP
    California

Members

  • Steven Baum
    Chief Operating Officer
    The Cypress Funds LLC
    California

  • Mark Borman
    The Borman Group, LLC
    California

  • Aly Clift
    Executive Director
    Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia

  • Tony Coelho
    Founding Partner
    Vectis Strategies
    Pennsylvania

  • Frank M. Fischer
    President and CEO
    NeuroPace, Inc.
    California

  • Stephanie Fokas
    Chairman of the Board
    Epilepsy Foundation Texas - Houston/Dallas-Fort Worth/West Texas

  • Phil Gattone, M.Ed
    President and CEO
    Epilepsy Foundation
    Maryland

  • Rick Harrison
    Owner
    World Famous Gold and Silver Pawn "Pawn Stars"
    Nevada

  • David Hawk
    CEO - Chairman
    Hawk Investments, L.P.
    Nebraska

  • Cynthia Hudson
    Senior VP and General Manager
    CNN en Español and Hispanic Strategy for CNN/U.S.
    Florida

  • Adam Kaller
    Hansen Jacobson
    California

  • May Liang
    Co-Founder; General Counsel and Chief Financial Officer
    OpenConcept Systems, Inc.
    Virginia

  • Daniel Moore
    Chairman 
    LivaNova, PLC
    Texas

  • Jeffrey Parent
    Gulf States Toyota
    Texas

  • Geoff Pope, MBA
    Vice President
    Aon Risk Solutions
    Pennsylvania

  • Steven C. Schachter, MD
    Professor of Neurology
    Consortia for Improving Medicine with Innovation & Technology (CIMIT)
    Massachusetts

  • Howard R. Soule, PhD
    EVP, Discovery and Translation
    Prostate Cancer Foundation
    California

  • Rebekah Walker
    Illinois

  • Robert Wechsler MD, PhD
    Owner
    Consultants in Epilepsy & Neurology, PLLC
    Medical Director
    Idaho Comprehensive
    Idaho 

  • Steve Wulchin
    Colorado

Authored By: 
Epilepsy Foundation Operations Team
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Authored Date: 
07/2019