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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 Dr. Lewis P. Rowland, President, the Board functions to advise, assist and aid in our efforts as a leader in Parkinson’s disease research, education and public advocacy.
Lewis P. Rowland, M.D.
President, former Chairman of the Department of Neurology at Columbia University
Timothy A. Pedley, M.D.
Vice President, Chairman of the Department of Neurology at Columbia University
Treasurer, Senior Vice President, Financial Adviser Global Wealth Management at Morgan Stanley
Isobel Robins Konecky
Secretary, President of New Dramatists
Stanley Fahn, M.D.
Scientific Director, Chief of the Movement Disorders Division at Columbia University
Constance Woodruff Atwell, Ph.D.
former Director of the Division of Extramural Research at NIH/NINDS
Karen Elizabeth Burke, M.D., Ph.D.
prominent New York City dermatologist
co-publisher of the Hellenic Times, a leading Greek-American newspaper
author and former food critic for New York Magazine
co-owner of the Copacabana, legendary New York City nightclub
George Pennington Egbert III
Director, Equity Research at Barclays Capital
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
Howard D. Morgan
Managing Director at New York City-based Castle Harlan, Inc.
Thomas A. Palizzi
Executive Director of Sales and Marketing, Azteca Systems; Chair, People with Parkinson's Advisory Council
accomplished journalist, author and philanthropist
Domna Stanton, Ph.D.
distinguished professor of French at the City University of New York
Sandra Feagan Stern, Ed.D.
Managing Director of the Multiple Residence and Farm Advisory Group of the Citigroup Private Bank
Melvin S. Taub
past Chairman of Prime Hospitality Inc.
Chairman and CEO of container shipping businesses Interpool, Inc., Interpool Limited and Trac Lease
Page Morton Black
Former PDF Chairman, widow of William Black, PDF founder and Chock full o’Nuts creator