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Board of Directors

FAES Board of Directors

The Foundation for Advanced Education in the Sciences (FAES) is governed by a Board of Directors through the President, other officers, and a series of Committees. FAES members may vote in Board elections and are encouraged to participate in program management.

2019-2020 FAES Board of Directors
June 1, 2019 – May 31, 2020

Susan F. Leitman, MD

Officer, President, Board Chair, and Health Insurance Committee Chair

Barbara Alving, MD, MACP

Officer, 1st Vice President, and Vice Chair

Carol J. Thiele, PhD

Officer, 2nd Vice President, Vice Chair, and Investment Committee Chair

John "Ted" Ibex, CPA

Officer, Board Treasurer, and Audit Oversight Committee Member

Alan Schechter, MD

Officer, Board Secretary, and Bookstore Committee Chair

Angela Gronenborn, PhD

Ex-Officio Member and Past President

 

Candice Abate, JD

Director

Barbara Alving, MD, MACP

Director and Education Committee Co-Chair

Ira Berkower, MD, PhD

Director

Jennifer Catalano, PhD, MBA

Director

Orna Cohen-Fix, PhD

Director

Joshua Farber, MD

Director

Alan Goldhammer, PhD

Director and Health Insurance Committee Member

Alisa M. Goldstein, PhD

Director and Nominating Committee Co-Chair

Marita Hopmann, PhD

Director

Dennis Klinman, PhD

Director and Investment Committe Chair

Jeffrey Kopp, MD

Director

Donald R. Mattison, MD

Director and Education Committee Co-Chair

Gerald McLaughlin, PhD

Director

Louis Mkanganwi, CPA, CA, EML

Director and Audit Oversight Committee Vice-Chair

Yosuke Mukoyama, PhD

Director

Paul Randazzo, MD, PhD

Director

Karen Sibley, PhD

Director

Richard M. Siegel, MD, PhD

Director and Real Estate Advisor Group Chair

Margaret (Peggy) Thomas, RN, MS

Director

Leepo Yu

Director and Education Committee Member

 

Kevin Klock, JD

Ex-Officio Member, FNIH Liaison, and Audit Oversight Committee Member

Sharon Milgram, PhD

Ex-Officio Member and NIH OITE Liaison

Richard Wyatt, MD

Ex-Officio Member and NIH OIR Liaison

 

Christina Farias, MBA

Ex-Officio Member and CEO/Executive Director

Nicole Luna, CPA

Ex-Officio Member and Controller/Director of Accounting and Finance

Constance Noguchi, PhD

Ex-Officio Member and Dean

 

Nancy Johnson, CPA

Ex-Officio Member and Audit Oversight Committee Chair

Larry Samelson, MD

Ex-Officio Member and Music Committee Chair

 

Delia Sass, MS

Ex-Officio Member and Predoc Fellows' Representative

Katherine Reding, PhD

Ex-Officio Member and Postdoc Fellows' Representative

Patrick Wright, PhD

Ex-Officio Member and Postdoc Fellows' Representative