Board and Staff

Board of Directors

Charles Vargo, Chair
Executive Director: The Washington Physician Hospital Organization, Inc.

Devon George, MSN, RN, Vice Chair
Director of Undergraduate Clinical Affairs: Duquesne University School of Nursing

Christine Koebley, Treasurer
Director of Finance: Children's Museum of Pittsburgh

Kathleen Musante, PhD, Secretary
Professor of Anthropology and Public Health
University Center for International Studies Research Professor
President Elect, Society for Applied Anthropology
University of Pittsburgh

Jeffrey Ford, CPA (Immediate Past Chair)
Partner: Grossman, Yanak & Ford

Catherine DeLoughry

Steve Frank
Principal, Director of Business Development: ThoughtForm 

Dan Lebish
President and CEO:  EDGE - GL

Julianne Materra
National Media Relations Representative, Carnegie Mellon University; MPPM Candidate, Graduate School of Public and International Affairs, University of Pittsburgh

Gregory K. Peaslee
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer: UPMC

Patricia Rambasek, CFRE
Community Leader

Robin Sheldon, Esq.,
Senior Vice President, Strategic Business Implementation: Office of Strategic Business Development & Partnerships at Thomas Jefferson University & Jefferson Health

Angela Stengel, MS, CAE
Executive Director, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

Mahmood Mike Usman, MD
Medical Director and Chief Psychiatric Officer, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Human Service | Office of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Services


Angela Garcia
Executive Director

Kathleen Hower
Founder and Special Advisor to the Executive Director

Stacy Bodow
Outreach & Engagement Manager

Robin Checkley
Senior Warehouse Associate

Trevor Cutlip
Development Associate

Julianni Dar
Volunteer Supervisor

David Davis
Logistics & Facilities Manager

Rosa De Ferrari
Program Manager, International Medical Aid

Matt Fuller
Director of Operations

Rance Humphrey
Warehouse Associate

Sree Kodavatiganti
Program Manager, International and Domestic Medical Aid

Jay Lucas
Warehouse Associate

Brooke Merry
Volunteer Program Manager

Ray Mollica
Warehouse Associate

Jennifer Novelli
Development Manager

Julie Pfaltzgraff
Volunteer Engagement Manager

Lauren Sulava
Administrative Assistant

Don Tinker
Director of Finance

Luke West
Program Manager, Medical Surplus Recovery

Karina Zelaya
International Medical Aid Consultant