Board + Staff
Board + Staff

AFAR Board of Directors

Irving S. Wright, M.D., Founder

William J. Lipton, J.D., LL.M., C.P.A.
Chair, Board of Directors

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Mark S. Lachs, M.D., M.P.H.
President
Harvey Jay Cohen, M.D.
Immediate Past President
Steven N. Austad, Ph.D.
Scientific Director
Richard W. Besdine, M.D.
Medical Officer
Ann M. Connolly, M.B.A.
Treasurer
Charles Beever, M.B.A.
Secretary
Kevin J. Lee, Ph.D.
Roger J. McCarter, Ph.D.
John B. Rhodes, M.B.A.
Terrie Fox Wetle, Ph.D.

HONORARY AND
EMERITI DIRECTORS

Paul F. Agris, Ph.D.
Jeremiah Barondess, M.D.
John Blass, M.D., Ph.D.
Carl Eisdorfer, M.D., Ph.D.
Rev. Msgr. Charles J. Fahey
Hadley C. Ford, Sc.B., M.B.A.
Chair, Emeritus
Diana Jacobs Kalman
Chair, Emerita
George M. Martin, M.D.
Scientific Director, Emeritus
Diane A. Nixon
Vice Chair, Emerita
John W. Rowe, M.D. 
Richard L. Sprott, Ph.D.
Marc E. Weksler, M.D. 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Laura M. Barzilai, J.D., LL.M.
Nir Barzilai, M.D.
Deputy Scientific Director
Caroline S. Blaum, M.D., M.S.
Deputy Medical Officer
Mark R. Collins
Richard G.A. Faragher, Ph.D.
Alexandra L. Gatje
Michael W. Hodin, Ph.D.
Thomas G. Kahn, C.F.A
Peter Kimmelman
James L. Kirkland, M.D., Ph.D.
President-Elect
Stefania Maggi, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Allen W. Mead, M.D.
AnnaRosa Miele
S. Jay Olshansky, Ph.D.
Thomas A. Rando, M.D., Ph.D.
David A. Sinclair, Ph.D.
Hume R. Steyer, J.D.
Rudolph E. Tanzi, Ph.D.
Pol Vandenbroucke, M.D.
Joyce M. Yaeger

Stephanie Lederman, Ed.M.
Executive Director

 

Staff

Stephanie Lederman
Executive Director

Riki Blum
Finance Director

Abigail Butcher
Development and Communications Associate

John Chaich
Director of Communications

Catherine Cullar
Administrative Manager

Hattie Herman
Program Officer

Karen Wenderoff
Director of Development

Odette van der Willik
Deputy Executive Director and Director, Grant Programs



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