Name and Description
ACMG Foundation Board of Directors

The ACMG Foundation Board of Directors is the governing body of the ACMG Foundation and includes representatives from the American College of Medical Genetics, corporate representatives participating in the Partners in Science Program and directors representing the interests of the public. The ACMG Foundation is a charitable foundation of the American College of Medical Genetics. It is focused on funding educational activities related to medical genetics.
Committee Members
President
Bruce R. Korf, MD, PhD, FACMG
Term: 2012 - 2023
University of Alabama At Birmingham
Dept Genetics
Kaul 230, 1530 3rd Ave S
Birmingham, AL   35294-0001
(205) 934-9411
bkorf@uabmc.edu
Past President
R Rodney Howell, MD, FACMG
Term: 2012 - 2018
University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
Professor
Chairman, Emeritus, 626 BRB
Miami, FL   33136
305-243-1073
rhowell@miami.edu
Vice President
David A. Whiteman, MD, FACMG
Term: 2017 - 2018
Shire
300 Shire Way
Clinical Sciences, R&D
Lexington, MA   02421-2101
(781) 482-9369
dwhiteman@shire.com
Secretary/Treasurer
Brian E. Ward, PhD, FACMG
Term: 2017 - 2018
Advantage Genomics
1563 Aerie Drive
Park City, UT   84060-8816
(435) 901-1405
Brian.e.ward@gmail.com
Director
Arthur L. Beaudet, MD, FACMG
Term: 2015 - 2018
Baylor Col Medicine
One Baylor Plaza, BCM225
Molecular Human Genetics Dept
Houston, TX   77030-3411
(713) 798-4795
abeaudet@bcm.edu
Director
Thomas Erickson, MBA
Term: 2011 - 2018
First Green Partners
1550 Utica Ave S
Minneapolis, MN   55416-5312
(612) 309-6174
tje@firstgreenpartners.com
Director
Laurel Estabrooks, PhD, FACMG
Term: 2015 - 2018
SCC Soft Computer
5400 Tech Data Dr
Clearwater, FL   33760
727-743-6956
laurele@softcomputer.com
Director
Jeff Hawkins, MBA
Term: 2017 - 2019
Illumina, Inc

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Director
Madhuri Hegde, PhD, FACMG
Term: 2017 - 2018
Emory University School of Medicine
Department of Human Genetics
615 Michael Street - Suite 301
Atlanta, GA   30322-0001
(404) 727-3863
mhegde@emory.edu
Director
Evan Jones, MBA
Term: 2013 - 2018
ACMG Foundation
7220 Wisconsin Ave Ste 300
Bethesda, MD   20814-4854
301-718-2014
ejones@jvencapital.com
Director
Matthew Rabinowitz, PhD
Term: 2015 - 2018
Natera
201 Industrial Road
Suite 410
San Carlos, CA   94070
(650) 249-9090
mrabinowitz@natera.com
Ex-Officio Representative
Gerald Feldman, MD, PhD, FACMG
Term: 2013 - 2019
Wayne State University School of Medicine
Molecular Medicine & Genetics
540 E Canfield, 2375 Scott Hall
Detroit, MI   48201
(313) 577-6298
gfeldman@med.wayne.edu
Ex-Officio Representative
Anthony R. Gregg, MD, MBA, FACMG
Term: 2017 - 2023
University of Florida
Department of OBGYN
Box 100294 - 1600 SW Archer Road
Gainesville, FL   32610-0001
352-273-7562
greggar@ufl.edu
Ex-Officio Representative
Louanne Hudgins, MD, FACMG
Term: 2015 - 2021
Stanford University School of Medicine
Division of Medical Genetics
Perinatal Genetics
Stanford, CA   94305-5208
650-498-4937
lhudgins@stanford.edu
Legal Counsel
Lynn D. Fleisher, PhD, JD, FACMG
Term: 2007 - 2020
ACMG
641 W Willow St Apt 101
Chicago, IL   60614-5176
(312) 823-3809
ldfleisher@gmail.com
Executive Director
Michael S. Watson, PhD, FACMG
Term: 2007 - 2021
American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
7101 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 1101
Bethesda, MD   20814-4854
(301) 718-9603
mwatson@acmg.net
Staff
Nicole O. Bell
Term: 2017 - 2025
The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
7101 Wisconsin Ave Ste 1101
Bethesda, MD   20814-4837
(301) 718-9603
nbell@acmg.net
Staff
Kathy Moran, MBA
Term: 2007 - 2021
American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
7101 Wisconsin Avenue, Ste. 1101
Bethesda, MD   20814-4854
(301) 718-9603
kbeal@acmg.net
Staff
Chris Pitro, MBA
Term: 2016 - 2020
American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
7101 Wisconsin Avenue, Ste. 1101
Bethesda, MD   20814-4854
(301) 718-9603
cpitro@acmg.net
Staff
Melanie Wells, MPH
Term: 2016 - 2020
American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics
7101 Wisconsin Avenue, Ste. 1101
Bethesda, MD   20814-4854
(301) 718-9603
mwells@acmg.net