Can Do MS is an organization driven by a deep passion and commitment to help people live their best lives with MS.  Our highly qualified leadership team, governed by a board of directors comprised of business professionals and MS advocates and staffed by some of the leading professionals in the MS field, all share the core belief that everyone has the power to live their best life with MS. Each plays a critical role in helping us fulfill our mission. From stewardship to administration, fundraising and program delivery, our mission is only as successful as the individuals behind it.

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    Lisa Mattis

    CEO

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    Douglas C. Baird

    Director of Finance & Operations

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    Jennifer Clark

    Director of Marketing & Communications

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    Anne Lee Gilbert

    Director of Programs

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    Lauri O'Brien

    Director of Development

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    Meaghan Stepanek

    Event and Donor Relations Manager

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    Betsy Otis

    Corporate and Foundations Development Manager

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    Brian Thompson

    Programs Manager

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    Laura Coyne

    Programs Manager

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    Alisa Santiesteban

    Marketing & Communications Manager

  • Rachel Web
    Rachel Lahti

    Programs Associate

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    Alessandra Iuppa

    Development Coordinator

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    Pam Lee

    Accounting Assistant

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    Blythe Sullivan

    Executive Assistant

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    Roz Kalb, PhD

    Programs Consultant Coordinator

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    Mandy Rohrig, PT, DPT

    Programs Consultant Coordinator

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    Kelly Simpson-Angelini

    Chair

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    Lisa Mattis

    CEO

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    Bernice Kuca

    Vice Chair

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    David Madden

    Treasurer

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    Courtney Galiano

    Member

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    George Garmony, MD

    Member

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    Blaze Heuga

    Member

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    Adam Hoyt

    Member

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    David E. Jones, MD

    Member

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    Dick Kelly

    Member

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    Robin Kelly

    Member

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    Erin Murphy

    Member

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    Kate Olson

    Member

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    Dr. John Schafer, MD, FAAN

    Member

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    Randy Schapiro, MD

    Member

Exercise Physiologists
Lynn Albers, NMT, CMT, Gypsum, CO
Blake Burdett, ES, Stockbridge, GA
Keith Engelke, Ph.D, San Diego, CA
Terri Goodman, MS, Avon, CO
Marina Moldavskiy, ES, Atlanta, GA
Terri Nelson, Lakewood, CO
Alexander Ng, Ph.D, FACSM, Wauwatosa, WI
Elizabeth Thomas, ES, Atlanta, GA
Andrea White, Ph.D, Salt Lake City, UT

Occupational Therapists
Beth Bullard, OTR, Fort Collins, CO
Anna Cotton, OTR, Edwards, CO
Maureen Devereaux, OTR/L, CES, Minneapolis, MN
Cindy Gackle, OTR/L, MSCS, Lake Elmo, MN
Juliann Hanson-Zlatev, OTR, Elizabeth, CO
Laura Kingston, OTR/L, Portland, OR
Ann Mullinix, OTR/L, Minneapolis, MN
Stephanie Nolan, OTR/L, Norfolk, VA
Mary Jo Rajek, OT/L, MSCS, Madison, WI
Linda Walls, OTR, Ellicott City, MD

Speech and Language Pathologists
Janet DeClark, MA, CCC-SLP, Pismo Beach, CA
Pamela H. Miller, MA, CCC-SLP, MSCS, Lafayette, CO
Dalise Robinson, MS-CCC-SLP, Atlanta, GA
Bonnie Schaude, MA, CCC-SLP, Atlanta, GA

Mental Health Professionals
Meghan Beier, Ph.D, Baltimore, MD
Lucille Carriere, Ph.D, Murfreesboro, TN
Peggy Crawford, Ph.D, Cincinnati, OH
David Engstrom, Ph.D, Scottsdale, AZ
Rosalind Kalb, Ph.D, West Bath, ME
Gayle Lewis, Ph.D, MSCS, New York, NY
Deborah M. Miller, Ph.D, LISW, Cleveland Heights, OH
Ken Nowack, Ph.D, Santa Monica, CA
Linda Trettin, Ph.D, Folsom, CA

Physical Therapists

Susan Anacker, MSPT, Shorewood, MN
Debbie Backus, PT, Ph.D, FACRM, Roswell, GA
Anneke Bender, MPT, Atlanta, GA
Anna Berry, PT, DPT, Decatur, GA
Patty Bobryk, MHS, PT, MSCS, Winter Gardens, FL
Courtney Capwell, DPT, MSCS, Greene, RI
Kit Concilus, PT, MS, OCS, Pittsburgh, 
Gary Crandall, MS, PT, Voorhees, NJ
Laurie De Mayo, MS PT, Ligonier, PA
Deb Gee, MA, PTA, Lakewood, CO
Beth Gibson, PT, Tucson, AZ
D. Michele Harrison, PT, ATRIC, ATP, Denver, CO
Mary Kay Hausladen Foley, PT, GCFP, Hailey, ID
Nicole Kohlert, PT, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Susan Kushner, MS, PT, Valencia, PA
Jonathan Melbourn, PT, Atlanta, GA
Stephen Molloy, PT, OCS, Cincinnati, OH
Chris Nesbitt, MPT, Pain Specialist, Atlanta, GA
Judy Overmyer, PT, Grand Rapids, MI
Tammy G. Roehrs, PT, MA, NCS, Fort Calhoun, NE
Mandy Rohrig, PT, DPT, Omaha, NE
Angela Rosenberg, PT, DrPH, BCC, Pittsboro, NC
Maria Rundell, PT, DPT, MSCS, Colorado Springs, CO
Kathy San Martino, PT, NCS, MSCS, CLT, ATP, Sierra Madre, CA
Matt Sutliff, PT, MSCS, Twinsburg, OH
Victoria Szwajcer, BScPT, RYT, Ottawa, ON, Canada
Jeannie Tatum, MS, PT, Bozeman, MT
Amy Valenta, PT, DPT, OCS, MTC, Denver, CO
Jane L. Wetzel, PT, PhD, Wexford , PA
Lynn Williams, PT, Colorado Springs, CO

Physicians
Guy Buckle, MD, MPH, Neurology, Atlanta, GA
Jonathan C. Feeney, MD, Family Practice, Vail, CO
David E. Jones, MD, Neurology, Earlysville, VA
Susan Kalota, MD, Urology, Tucson, AZ
John Schafer, MD, FAAN, Neurology, Carmichael, CA
Karen J. Theriot, MD, Physiatry, Morrison, CO
Ben Thrower, MD, Neurology, Atlanta, GA

Physician Assistant
Amy L. Dix, MPAS, PA-C, MSCS, Prairie Village, KS
Karen Kaye, PA-C, Atlanta, GA

Registered Nurses
Aliza Ben-Zacharia, DrNP, ANP, MSCN, New York, NY
Stephanie Buxhoeveden, MSCN, MSN, FNP-BC, Mechanicsville, VA
Gail Hartley, MSN, NP, MSCN, Monrovia, CA
Lynn Stazzone, RN, BSN, MSN, NP, Boston, MA
Tracy Walker, NP, WOC, Atlanta, GA

Registered Dieticians

Mona Bostick, RDN, CSO, LDN, Greensboro, NC
Denise Nowack, RD, Santa Monica, CA
Baldwin Sanders, MS, RD, LDN, Sylva, NC

Other Healthcare Specialists
Bob Anderson, Palmer Lake, CO