Board of Directors


Board Chair
Tony Zucker Tony Zucker
Executive Vice President
Dunhill Partners West
Immediate Past Chair
Youker Kerry Youker
Parent/ Owner
Youker Consulting Group
Vice Chair
Aaron Bio Pic Aaron Jacobson
Vice-President – Corporate Counsel
Alexandria Venture Investments
Treasurer – Finance Committee Chair
Franklin Rice, MBA
Chief Business Officer
Epalex Corporation
Lead Secretary
Kilbourne, Charlie Charles Kilbourne
California Employment Development Department, Retired
Beth Ruggles Beth Ruggles
Parent/Bronte Epilepsy Research Foundation
Andrews, Russell Russell J. Andrews M.D.
NASA Ames Research Center
Berry, Heather Heather Berry
Beron Associates
Duncan John Duncan M.D., Ph.D.
Pediatric & Epilepsy Neurosurgeon
Kaiser Permanente, Santa Clara
Patricia Faggiolly
Health System Account Specialist, Northern California
Sunovion Pharmaceuticals
Julee Gould – Regional Director
Technical Business Analyst, Payor Application & Enterprise Solutions
Hill Physicians Medical Group
Knowlton, Robert Robert Knowlton M.D.
Epilepsy Specialist
UCSF Medical Center
Ronald J. O’Connor
Mortgage Loan Consultant
Jennifer Reyes
Assistant Vice President | Wells Fargo Bank
Rebecca Schnitt
Integrated Design 360 LLC
sullivanj Joseph E. Sullivan M.D.
Pediatric Epileptologist
Director of UCSF Pediatric Epilepsy Center
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco
n16_Zusman Mug Edie E. Zusman M.D., FACS, FAANS, MBA
Chief of Neurosurgery
NorthBay Medical Center
Lowenstein, Dan Daniel H. Lowenstein M.D.
Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost
Epileptologist/ Neurosurgeon
UCSF Medical Center