Advisory Board

Senior Advisors

Margaret Campbell
Owner, Campbell & Associates Consulting
Kesh Kesavadas
Director, Health Care Engineering Systems Center
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Kate Seelman
Professor Emeritus
University of Pittsburgh

University Advisors

Beth Mynatt
Distinguished Professor and Executive Director, Institute for People and Technology (IPaT)
Georgia Institute of Technology
Jeff Woods
Director, Professor, Center on Health Aging & Disability
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Scientific Advisors

Majd Alwan
Senior Vice President of Technology, Executive Director, Center for Aging Services Technologies (CAST)
Sara Czaja
Director, Center on Aging and Behavioral Research Director, Center on Research and Education for Aging and Technology Enhancement (CREATE)
Weill Cornell Medicine
Marcia Finlayson
Professor, Director (School of Rehabilitation Therapy), Vice-Dean (Health Sciences)
Queen's University
Ted Johnson
Program Lead, Paul Seavey Chair and Chief, General Medicine and Geriatrics Chair,
Emory University School of Medicine
Kinsuk Maitra
Professor and Chair, Occupational Therapy
Georgia State University
Alex Mihailidis
Scientific Director, AGE-WELL Canada; Professor, University of Toronto
Ivan Molton
Associate Professor of Psychology and Rehabilitation Medicine
University of Washington
Michelle Putnam
Professor, Director, Doctoral Program in Social Work
Simmons College
Jon Pynoos
UPS Foundation Professor of Gerontology, Policy, and Planning Co-Director, Fall Prevention Center of Excellence Leonard Davis School of Gerontology,
University of Southern California
Susy Stark
Associate Professor of Occupational Therapy and Neurology
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Industry Advisors

Sarah De Ramirez
Vice President and Chief Medical Officer
OSF Healthcare
Merrill Friedman
Senior Director, Disability Policy Engagement
Anthem, Inc.
Owner, Dan Quigley Consulting
Former Principal Technical Product Manager, Amazon
C Van Howe
Chief Operating Officer
Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA)

Provider Advisors

Scott Morrison
Director of Marketing
1st Care Management
Nancy Morrison
Program Manager
Piedmont Healthcare (Retired)
Katie Perumbeti
Lifelong Communities Coordinator, Aging & Independence Services
Atlanta Regional Commission

Consumer Advisors

Richard Brown
President, Association of Late-Deafened Adults (ALDA)
Retired Chief Judge, Wisconsin Court of Appeals
Mike Galifianakis
Retired, Statewide ADA Coordinator
Georgia Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator’s Office
Professional Consultant & Vocational Expert
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
John Rempel
Professional Consultant & Vocational Expert, Center for Inclusive Design & Innovation (CIDI)
Georgia Institute of Technology
Alfred Sonnenstrahl
Deaf Seniors of America