Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the ultimate governing authority of the American Diabetes Association. It exercises fiduciary oversight of our financial, ethical and legal affairs and ensures the organization's stability and viability to fulfill our mission.


David A. DeMarco, PhD
Chair of the Board
Wakefield, RI


Brenda Montgomery, RN, MSHS, CDE
President, Health Care & Education
Bellevue, WA


Alvin C. Powers, MD
President, Medicine & Science
Nashville, TN


Umesh Verma
Secretary/Treasurer
Houston, TX


Jeffrey Himmel, MS
Chair of the Board-Elect
Miami Beach, FL


Felicia Hill-Briggs, PhD, ABPP
President-Elect, Health Care & Education
Baltimore, MD


Jane Reusch, MD
President-Elect, Medicine & Science
Denver, CO


Michael Ching, CPA
Secretary/ Treasurer-Elect
Honolulu, HI


Jackie Boucher, MS, RD, LD, CDE
Board Member
Minneapolis, MN


Janet Brown Friday, RN, MSN, MPH
Board Member
Bronx, NY


Martha Clark, MBA
Board Member
Lafayette, CA


Robert H. Eckel, MD
Board Member
Aurora, CO


David Herrick, MBA
Board Member
New York, NY


C. Ronald Kahn, MD
Board Member
Newton, MA


Steve Lucas, BS
Board Member
Denver, CO


Calvin Schmidt, BE, MBA
Board Member
Raritan, NJ


Catherine Squires, CFRE
Board Member
Chicago, IL


Alan L. Yatvin, JD
Board Member
Philadelphia, PA

Staff


Kevin L. Hagan
Chief Executive Officer
Alexandria, VA