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  • National Kidney Foundation of Maryland Board of Directors

    Michael Bison, CPA, Treasurer of the Board of Directors
    Director of Corporate Tax
    Allegis Group
    Jon S. Wilkins, Esq.
    Managing Director
    Federal Communications Commission
    D. Stuart Bowers
    President
    DST Brokerage Solutions
    Deidra C. Crews, MD, SCM
    Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Paul A. Grill, MBA, Vice Chairman of the Board
    Management Consultant

    Lauren Asghari
    Founding Partner
    Alderson Loop, LLC

    Jonathan Hazman
    Chief Executive Officer
    Home Dialysis of Maryland, LLC
    Bernard G. Jaar, MD
    Nephrologist
    MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital – Nephrology
    George Kilbourne
    Clinical Specialist
    Genentech
    David Leeser, MD
    Chief of Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
    University of Maryland Medical Center
    Art LeGar
    Account Director & Consultant
    Towers Watson
    Jordan A. Levine
    President
    Myers Solomon Realty/Pelican Property Management
    Greg Miller, MBA
    Vice President
    CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
    Rasoul Motavalli
    Chief Technology Officer
    Kelly and Associates Insurance Group

    Meredith A. Atkinson, MD, MHS

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Majorie Pearsall, MD
    Vascular Interventional Radiologist
    Pearsall Medical Associates

    Gretchen Berlin, RN
    Associate Principal
    McKinsey & Company

    Rodney Scaife, Chairman of the Board of Directors
    Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer
    CPA Global, North America

    Nabil Sheikh
    President
    OmegaCor Technologies

    Christopher Simon, LCSW-C, Immediate Past Chairman of the Board of Directors
    Social Worker
    Independent Dialysis Foundation – Parkview

    Henry J. Suelau, Esq.
    Principal
    Miles & Stockbridge

    Brigitte Sullivan, Secretary of the Board of Directors
    Executive Director
    Transplant Institute, New York University Langone Medical Center

    Sumeska (Su) Thavarajah, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine – Division of Nephrology
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Matthew R. Weir, MD
    Director of the Division of Nephrology
    University of Maryland Hospital

    2016/2017 Medical Advisory Board

    Sumeska (Su) Thavarajah, MD, Chair of the Medical Advisory Board
    Assistant Professor of Medicine – Division of Nephrology
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Bernard G. Jaar, MD, MPH, Immediate Past Chair
    Nephrologist
    MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital – Nephrology

    John E. Anderson, MD
    Chief of Nephrology
    Franklin Square Hospital

    Serena M. Bagnasco, MD
    Associate Professor of Pathology
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Mary T. (Tessie) Behrens, MD
    Mid-Atlantic Nephrology Associates, PA

    Tammy M. Brady, MD, MHS
    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
    Division of Pediatric Nephrology

    Rochelle Cunningham, MD
    University of Maryland School of Medicine
    Division of Nephrology

    Jennifer Dodson, MD, PhD
    Assistant Professor of Urology
    Johns Hopkins James Buchanan Brady Urological Institute

    Duvuru Geetha, MD

    Medical Director
    Peritoneal Dialysis at Davita JB Zachary and Davita White Square
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Adline Ghazi, MD
    Director, Diabetes Care Program
    MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital

    Raquel Greer, MD
    Co-Director, Clinical Epidemiology Curriculum, School of Medicine
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins Medicine – Green Spring Station

    Cele Johnson, RN
    Davita JB Zachary Dialysis Center

    Edward S. Kraus, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine – Division of Nephrology
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Tamil S. Kuppusamy, MD
    Mid-Atlantic Nephrology Associates, PA

    Christine Leodler, RD, LDN
    Davita Frederick Dialysis

    William Rayfield, II, MD
    Physician Medical Chart Review
    Chart Analyst, LLC
    Independent Contractor for Faircode Associates, LLC

    Tariq Shafi, MD
    Director of Home Hemodialysis
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Christopher Simon, LCSW
    Social Worker
    Independent Dialysis Foundation – Parkview Center

    Sangeeta Sule, MD, PhD
    Johns Hopkins Division of Pediatric Nephrology

    Beje Thomas, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    University of Maryland School of Medicine – Division of Nephrology

    Sharon Turban, MD
    Assistant Professor of Medicine
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine – Division of Nephrology

    Terry Watnick, MD
    Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
    Johns Hopkins Polycystic Kidney Disease Research

    Matthew R. Weir, MD
    Professor of Medicine
    Director, Division of Nephrology
    University of Maryland School of Medicine

    Jeremy R. Yospin, MD
    Meadow Kidney Care