Board of Directors
The Parkinson's Disease Foundation is led by a Board of Directors composed of volunteers from the medical and lay communities. Under the leadership of Howard D. Morgan, Chair, the Board functions to advise, assist and aid in our efforts as a leader in Parkinson’s disease research, education and public advocacy.
Howard D. Morgan
Chair, Co-President, Castle Harlan, Inc.
Constance Woodruff Atwell, Ph.D.
Vice Chair, former Director of the Division of Extramural Research at NIH/NINDS
Treasurer, Executive Director, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Isobel Robins Konecky
Secretary, President of New Dramatists
Stanley Fahn, M.D.
Scientific Director, H. Houston Merritt Professor of Neurology at Columbia University Medical Center
Karen Elizabeth Burke, M.D., Ph.D.
New York City dermatologist and research scientist
co-publisher of the Hellenic Times, a leading Greek-American newspaper
co-owner of the Copacabana, legendary New York City nightclub
George Pennington Egbert III
Director, Equity Research at Barclays Capital
Richard D. Field
Co-Founder, Lending Tree, LLC
Sarah Belk Gambrell
executive in the family-owned Belk company based in North Carolina
President of the UJA Federation of New Jersey and member of the Board of Lighthouse International
Chair of the Fund for Women and Girls Philanthropic Breakfast of the New York Community Trust of Westchester County
personal finance pioneer and former Managing Editor of Fortune and Money magazines
Thomas A. Palizzi
Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Azteca Systems; Chair, People with Parkinson's Advisory Council
Timothy A. Pedley, M.D.
Professor of Neurology at Columbia University and President of the American Academy of Neurology
Vice President, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Lewis P. Rowland, M.D., President Emeritus
former Chairman of the Department of Neurology at Columbia University
accomplished journalist, author and philanthropist
Domna Stanton, Ph.D.
distinguished professor of French at the City University of New York
Melvin S. Taub
partner, Taub & Taub, L.L.P.
CEO of the Tuchman Group