Advisory Council

The Donate Life America Advisory Council is made up of leaders and subject matter experts within the donation and transplantation community who lend their skills, guidance, and knowledge to help Donate Life America grow and achieve its mission and vision.

Teresa Ham

Chair

Chief Administrative Officer, Advancing Sight Network

Jecoliah Daniels

Vice Chair

Director, Communications & Marketing, Infinite Legacy

Kate McCullough

Immediate Past Chair

Community Services Manager, LifeShare Carolinas

Caitlyn Bernabucci

Member

Manager, Development and Public Education, New England Donor Services

Matthew Boger

Member

Director of Government Relations, New England Donor Services

Heather Butterfield

Member

Director of Strategic Communications, Iowa Donor Network

Kelley Canavan

Member

Transplant Programs Director, National Kidney Foundation

Chad Carroll

Member

Executive Director, Donate Life Texas

Christine Caruso

Member

Director, Marketing Communications, UPMC

Jeff Chao

Member
Director of Organ Operations, North Region, Donor Network West

Jenny Daigle

Member
Public Affairs & Communications Manager, Association of Organ Procurement Organizations

Lauren Darensbourg, MPH

Member
Lead Public Health Analyst, Health Resources and Services Administration

Ashley Davis, MBA

Member
Communications Director, American Association of Tissue Banks

Mary Delaney Fox

Member
Senior Community Education Specialist, Infinite Legacy

Sean Fitzpatrick

Member
Vice President of Public Affairs, New England Donor Services

Christina Jenkins

Member

Associate Director, Old Dominion Eye Foundation, Inc.

Lindsey Johnson

Member

Director, Donate Life Indiana

Annie Kuhl

Member

Chief Communications Officer, Saving Sight

Lara Malbon

Member

Executive Director, Donate Life Virginia

Katelynn Metz

Member

Marketing/Communications, Center for Organ Recovery & Education

Ashley Moore

Member

Manager, Public Affairs, LifeLink Foundation, Inc.

John Nguyen, RN, CPTC

Member

Living Donor Nurse Coordinator, University of California San Francisco Medical Center

Laura Petrosky

Member

Interim Director – Communications, Community Affairs & Philanthropy, United Network for Organ Sharing

Janice Sedgwick, MEd, CEBT

Member

Manager, Public & Professional Relations, Georgia Eye Bank, Inc.

Shelley Snyder

Member

Executive Director, Donate Life Kentucky

Sarah Sonn

Member

Communications Manager, LifeSource

Melinda VanWaus

Member

Lead Partner Liaison, LifeSource