Board of Directors

  • Diane Wipfler – Board Chairman
  • Martin D. Topper, CPA – Treasurer
  • Lisa DiBona – Director of Outreach Services, Secretary
  • Kelly Ross, MD – Medical Director/Chairman of Medical Advisors
  • Lisa Share, PhD – Education Coordinator

Medical and Professional Advisors

Amy Alvarez-Perez, MD
Anesthesiologist, Medical Director, Sterling Surgical Center, NY

Tuvia Blechman, MD
Chief of Neonatology, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics Howard County General Hospital, John Hopkins School of Medicine MD

Jennifer Brout, Ed.M, PsyD
Clinical Child Psychologist/Founder of Positive Solutions of New York

Sharon Buckwald, MD
Neonatologist Pitt County Memorial Hospital, NC

Leland M. Deane, MD
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Long Island Plastic Surgery, NY

Sean M. Doolan, Esquire
Partner Hinman, Straub, Pigors & Manning, PC, NY

John P. Elliott, MD
Perinatologist, Perinatology (High-Risk) – Medical Director, Valley Perinatal Services; Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, Phoenix AZ

Victor Klein, MD
Maternal Fetal Medicine North Shore University Hospital Associates, Great Neck, NY

Frank Manginello, MD
Director of Neonatology The Valley Hospital, NJ

Patrick A. Masching, MD
ER Physician, Alton Memorial Hospital, IL

Lisa Nalven, MD
Medical Director, Developmental Pediatrics, Valley Center for Child Development, NJ

Michael J. Paul, MD
Director, Washington University Center for Multiple Births, Div. of Maternal Fetal Health

Elizabeth A. Pector, MD
Family Physician, Practice President, Spectrum Family Medicine, IL

Joaquim Pinheiro, MD
Neonatologist/Albany Medical Center

Kelly Ross, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Newborn Medicine Washington University School of Medicine & Pediatric Hospitalist, Missouri Baptist Hospital

Nina Sanchez, MD
CEO South Florida Pediatric Partners

Teresa Spillane, PsyD
Licensed Psychologist/Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital

Regina Spinazzola Kinney, MD
Assoc. Neonatologist North Shore Univ. Hospital, NY

Lenore Stamm, MA, SDA
Executive Director Long Island Infant Development Program, NY

John Wipfler, MD
Clinical Prof. Emergency Medicine, UIC-Peoria, OSF St. Francis Medical Center, IL