Board of DirectorsBoardMembers opt

Pam McIntyre, Reading, MA  - Chairman

Kris Sadens, Glenview, IL - Vice Chairman

Dan Dorney, Monroe, NY - Treasurer

Lisa Dralle Peterson, Decorah,  IA - Secretary

Woody Crouch - Scarsdale, NY

Crystal Elliers - Slidell, LA

Jeffrey Needham - Los Gatos, CA

Erika Panico - Middletown,MD

Karen Ball, President & CEO, The Sturge-Weber Foundation, Aurora, CO




Bob Wilber, Pam McIntyre, Joe Fisher & Dan Dorney

during meeting in Boston, September 2012


 Honorary Board of Directors

  • Linda Larach Cohen, NY, NY
  • Woody Crouch, Scarsdale, NY
  • Stan M Fisher, Bigfork, MT
  • Roy Geronemus, MD, New York City, NY
  • Joseph G. Morelli, MD, Denver, CO
  • Gerard E. Puorro, Wayland, MA
  • William L. Weston, MD, Denver, CO
  • Melanie Wood, Bellaire, TX

Medical Advisory Board

The Sturge-Weber Foundation Medical Advisory Board provides guidance and leadership to the organization on all medical issues relative to the Port Wine Stain related conditions patient community. The Medical Advisory Board promotes access to quality care by advocating for better clinical research, promoting medical education, and assisting with the development of information relating to these conditions.

Executive Committee

Alex Levin, MD- Wills Eye Institute, Philadelphia, PA Chairman

Tina Alster, MD- Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery,Washington, DC
Harry Chugani, MD - Department of Pediatrics, PET Center Children's Hospital, Detroit, MI

Roy Geronemus, MD - Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York, NY

David Goldberg, MD - Skin Laser & Surgery Specialists of NY/NJ

James Riviello, MD - Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


Consultants Panel


Jack Arbiser, MD - Atlanta, GA

Jerome Garden, MD - Chicago, IL

Gerald Goldberg, MD - Tucson, AZ

Ranella Hirsch, MD - Cambridge, MA

Joseph Morelli, MD - Aurora, CO

Oon Tian Tan, MD - Boston, MA 


John Bodensteiner, MD - Phoenix, AZ


Robert Ritch, MD - New York, NY

Plastic Surgery

John Mulliken MD - Boston, MA


Lynn Chapieski, PhD - Houston, TX