Summit Team

Summit for Stem Cell Foundation (Summit) has an established board of professionals and distinguished community leaders which meets regularly to provide strategic direction, operational oversight, advocate for Parkinson’s disease and other neurodegenerative conditions, manage operations, guide fundraising activities, advocate for grants along with seeking public and private funding. Summit for Stem Cell is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt organization.

If you wish to contact anyone on the Board, please email: [email protected]

If you are interested in information about our CME Webinar Committee membership, please click on their names below to access their CV’s. The membership consists of: Jeanne Loring, PhD (Moderator and Chair, CME Webinar Committee); Chelsea Cornwell, MSN, RN ( Member, CME Webinar Committee)

BOARD OF DIRECTORS,
Summit for Stem Cell Foundation

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Kathy-Brombacher
Kathy Brombacher, Director
Development Committee
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Rita-Ceponiene
Rita Ceponiene, M.D., Ph.D.
Director
Medical Advisor
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Stanley-Cohen

Stanley Cohen,
Treasurer
Financial & Business Advisor

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Liese-Cromwell

Liese Cornwell,
Director
 Financial & Business Advisor

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Jana-Greene
Jana Greene,
Director
Donation Management
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Melissa-King
Melissa King, M.B.A. Director
Business Advisor
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Abigail-Lawler
Abigail Lawler, M.D.
Director,
Medical Advisor
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Jeanne-Loring

Jeanne Loring, Ph.D.
Director
Science Advisor

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Doug-McQueen

Doug McQueen
Director,
Marketing Advisor

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Sally-Muir

Sally Muir, Ph.D.
Secretary

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Member, Business Advisor

Matt Rattner,
Director
Financial & Business Advisor

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Jenifer-Raub

Jenifer Raub,
President

BOARD OF GOVERNORS, THE WELLNESS CENTER FOR PARKINSON'S, A Summit for Stem Cell Foundation Project

Summit is proud to announce its newest project on by founding The Wellness Center for Parkinson’s in the San Diego area. The Board of Governors for The Wellness Center for Parkinson’s, our newest project (Summit). The Board of Governors is working together with Summit’s Board of Directors to create a Center addressing all aspects of Parkinson’s disease.  

This project furthers their mission in support individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (PD).The vision for the Center is to provide a place where people with Parkinson’s disease can find the tools, knowledge, resources and the resulting empowerment to live their best lives possible.

Program development has already begun with an experienced team of neurologists, scientists, healthcare specialists, business advisors, and patient advocates.

Please help us open the doors to The Wellness Center by donating today!

If you wish to contact anyone on the Board of Governors, please email: [email protected]

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Rita-Ceponiene

Rita Ceponiene, M.D., D.Phil.
Member
Medical Advisor

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Stanley-Cohen

Stanley Cohen,
Treasurer,
Business & Financial Advisor

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Liese-Cromwell
Liese Cornwell,
Member
Business & Financial Advisor
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Alberto-Espay

Alberto Espay, M.D., M.Sc., FAAN, FANA
Member
Medical & Science Advisor

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Claire-Henchcliffe
Claire Henchcliffe, M.D., D.Phil.
Member
Medical & Science Advisor
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Melissa-King

Melissa King, M.B.A.
Member
Project Manager

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Abigail-Lawler

Abigail Lawler, M.D.
Member
Medical Advisor

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Jeanne-Loring

Jeanne Loring, Ph.D.
Member
Science Advisor

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Doug-McQueen

Doug McQueen
Member,
Marketing Advisor

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Member, Business Advisor

Matt Rattner,
Director
Business & Financial Advisor

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Jenifer-Raub

Jenifer Raub,
President & Founder
Patient Advocate

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Jennifer-Sharma

Jennifer Sharma, M.D.
Member
Medical Advisor

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Benjamin-Stecher

Benjamin Stecher,
Member,
Patient Advocate

Advisory, Collaborative Affiliations, & Staff

Summit’s is grateful to it’s brilliant advisors, collaborators, and staff for their dedication to a Victory Over Parkinson’s. Each is committed to bringing excellence to the organization. Summit seeks their advice and counsel on information, accuracy and definition. 

We treasure and place great value on our the members of our teams for their efforts, advice, counsel and support. 

We are proud to be associated with these noted leaders in their fields and their communities.

Summit feels that it is through the collaboration of its Teams that great deeds can be/are accomplished.

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Andres-BrattLeal

Andres Bratt-Leal, Ph.D.
Science Advisor

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Chelsea Cornwell

Chelsea E. Cornwell, MSN, RN
CME Webinar Committee

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Betsy Glaudini

Bets Glaudini
Staff,
Administrative Assistant