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The Mathew
Forbes Romer
Foundation, Inc.
is an IRS
designated
nonprofit,
tax-exempt
organization
under Section
501(c)(3) of
the Internal
Revenue Code

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Leadership

Officers and Board of Directors

Kevin Romer *
President, Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation;
Sr. Director, business Development for Tyco International;
President, National Tay-Sachs and Allied Diseases Association (NTSAD)

Lisajane Romer *
Secretary / Treasurer, Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation;
Product Manger for Motorola Solutions

Carl Meyers
VP Growth & Development;
Former President, Corporate Media Communications, Inc., NYC;
Former VP Broadcasting, National Hockey League & Services, NYC

Carole Romer
Former Vice President of B'nai Brith Women International

Edward M. Yorke, Esq.
Managing Director, Financial Advisory, and Head of North America Financial Sponsors at Lazard Ltd.; 
Member, Board of Trustees, Hospital for Special Surgeries, NY

Pablo Meles, Esq.

Linda Meran. Esq.

Allan Spiro

Joan Deoul, Esq.

Lois Siegel *, Emeritus 

Larry Lemanski, PhD, Emeritus
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, Texas A&M university

Richard Gold, Emeritus
Executive Vice President, Promise healthcare Corporation 


Medical / Scientific Advisory Board

Mislen Bauer, MD, FACMG Director, Medical Genetics Miami Children's Hospital

Richard Bennett, DO, FAPP Partner, Pediatric Associates

Marlaine C. Smith, RN, Ph.D.,AHN-BC, FAAN Dean of the Christine E. Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University

Neal Weinreb, MD Director, University Research Foundation for Lysosomal storage Diseases 

Anne Boynkin, Ph.D. Emeritus

Stuart Horowitz, Ph.D. Emeritus

Shane Palmer, MS, CGC Emeritus

Anwar Vardag, MD, FAAP, FCCP, FRCPCH, DCH Emeritus


Advisory Board

Lori Baron
Neil Eisenband, CPA
Dorie Grizzard
Fmr. Congressman Ron Klein, Esq. 
Rabbi Dan Levin
Judy Levis Markhoff
Lisa Romer Math


Honorary Board

Karen Bomber
Karen Bomber
Amy Brand
Victoria Bronfman
Matt Cave
Chris Dardet
Shelley & Frank Friedland*
Cliff Marks
Ellen Meyers
Roberta Meyers**
Jill Morgenstein
Bob Nichols
Janet Oppenheimer
Ellie Robbins
Richard Robbins, MD
Neal Roher, Esq.
Alexis Romer
Jeff Romer
Mindy Romer
William Romer**
Steve Rosner
Eric Schiffer
Eileen Segal
Tara Siegel
Daniel Vargas*
Jamie Weinstein


*affected families
**deceased





The Mathew Forbes Romer Foundation's mission is to promote and lead critical awareness, testing, counseling, and research initiatives that hold promise for the prevention and eventual cure of fatal children's genetic diseases of the brain




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