National Leadership

Brad Christensen

Board Chair

Barrios

George A. Barrios (Chairman)

Chair-Elect, Former Co-President, WWE

Beard

Chris Beard

Former Chief Executive Officer, Mozilla 

Berle

Dolf A. Berle

CEO, Topgolf Entertainment Group and Topgolf USA

Catá

Carlos F. Catá

Managing Partner, Caldwell Partners

Chapek

Bob Chapek

Chief Executive Officer of The Walt Disney Company

Clark

David M. Clark

Chief People Officer, Amicus Therapeutics

Reba Dominski

Reba Dominski

Executive Vice President, Chief Social Responsibility Officer and President, U.S. Bank Foundation

Eckrote

Doug Eckrote

Senior Vice President of Small Business Sales and ecommerce, CDW

Gohman

Keri Gohman

Partner, Bain Capital

Hall

Derrick Hall

President & Chief Executive Officer, Arizona Diamondbacks

Hall

G.J. Hart

CEO, Torchy's Tacos

Heinonen

Cheryl Heinonen

Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications, Macy’s Inc.

Heslam

Sharlyn C. Heslam

Managing Director and General Counsel, Berkshire Partners LLC

Hidalgo

Joaquin Hidalgo

Former President, Nike North America

Izen

Steven Izen

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Lokai

Jain

Dr. Sachin Jain

President and Chief Executive Officer SCAN Group and SCAN Health Plan

Lloyd

Rob Lloyd

Former Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, GameStop

Rebecca Messina

Rebecca Messina

Senior Advisor, McKinsey & Company

Neumann

Spencer A. Neumann

Chief Financial Officer, Netflix

Rutherford

Linda Rutherford

Senior Vice President & Chief Communications Officer, Southwest Airlines

Sloan

Randall E. Sloan

Former Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Southwest Airlines

Vitale

Nancy Vitale

Managing Partner, Partners for Wellbeing

Weaver

Constance K. Weaver

Former Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, TIAA

Wilkinson

James R. Wilkinson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, TrailRunner International

Yaeger

Don Yaeger Jr.

Award Winning Keynote Speaker, Business Leadership Coach, New York Times Best-Selling Author and Longtime Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated

Daniel Yohannes

Daniel Yohannes

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development

Non-voting Advisory Members

Shoba Srikantan, MD, FAAP

Shoba Srikantan, MD, FAAP

Medical Director, Humana. Chairman, National Medical Advisory Council for Make-A-Wish® America

Pam Keough

Pam Keough

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish Connecticut

Elizabeth Reich

Elizabeth Reich

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish Arizona

Jared Perry

Jared Perry

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish Utah

Kate Vickery

Kate Vickery

President & CEO Make-A-Wish Maine

Richard K. Davis

Richard K. Davis

President and CEO

Leslie Motter

Leslie Motter

Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Alice Rodd O'Rourke

Alice Rodd O’Rourke

Senior Vice President and Chief Revenue Officer

Tom Parker

Tom Parker

Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

David Mulvihill

David Mulvihill

Vice President and General Counsel

Bipin Jayaraj

Bipin Jayaraj

Chief Information Officer

LuAnn Bott

LuAnn Bott

Vice President, Revenue Partnerships & Services

Amanda Clayton

Amanda Clayton

Vice President, Integrated Fundraising

Frances Hall

Frances Hall

Vice President, Mission Advancement

Janell Hollas

Janell Holas

Vice President, Brand & Marketing

Amy Brindley

Amy Brindley

Vice President, Chapter Advancement

Medical Advisory Council

Srikantan

Shoba Srikantan, MD, FAAP

Medical Director, Humana. Chairman, National Medical Advisory Council for Make-A-Wish® America

Deborah Bilder

Deborah Bilder, MD

Associate Professor, Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, University of Utah

Brown

Kendall Brown, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterology, Digestive Health Associates of Texas, Medical City Dallas Hospital

Sgarlat Deluca

Caitlin Sgarlat Deluca, DO, MSc

Pediatric Rheumatology and Integrative Medicine, Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital

Edwards

Jeremy Edwards, DO, FAAP

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center; Chair, National Medical Advisory Council, Make-A-Wish America

Fahner

James Fahner, MD, FAAP

Division Chief, Pediatric Hematology and Oncology, Helen DeVos Children's Hospital

Garza

Judith Garza, MD

Pediatric Rheumatology, Southern California Medical Group - Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles

Jetton

Jennifer Jetton, MD

Pediatric Nephrology, Dialysis and Kidney Transplant, Medical Director of Pediatric Dialysis, University of Iowa Stead Family Children's Hospital

Jones-Dees

Jenifer Jones-Dees, MD

General Pediatrics, Essentia Health West - Fargo North Dakota

Krieger

Mark Krieger, MD

Chief of Medical Staff and Division Chair, Pediatric Neurosurgery, Children's Hospital Los Angeles

Kara Lewis, MD

Kara Lewis, MD

Pediatric Neurology, Phoenix Children’s Hospital

Dr. Denis Levy

Dr. Denis Levy

Pediatric Cardiology and Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Southern California Permanente Group

Maranich

Ashley Maranich, MD, FAAP, FIDSA

Assistant Dean for Clinical Sciences and Associate Professor, Pediatrics at Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Paranjape

Shruti Paranjape, MD

Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine, Cystic Fibrosis and Lung Transplant, Johns Hopkins Cystic Fibrosis Center

Peddinti

Radhika Peddinti, MD

Clinical Director, Sickle Cell Disease Program, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital

Regier

Debra S. Regier, MD, PhD 

Pediatric Genetic and Metabolic Disorders, Children's National Health Systems and Rare Disease Institute

Sawicki

Gregory Sawicki, MD, MPH

Director, Cystic Fibrosis Center, Pediatric Pulmonology, Boston Children's Hospital

Scothorn

Douglas Scothorn, MD, PhD 

Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Mission Children’s Health System

Thrush

Philip Thrush, MD 

Pediatric Cardiology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital

Whitsett

Stan F. Whitsett, PhD

Deputy Chief, Child & Family Behavioral Health Services Tripler Army Medical Center