Our Board of Directors

Chair: Keren Brown Wilson Ph.D., CEO & Founder of JFRF

Vice Chair: Kenneth L. Burgess, JD, Baker Donelson

Secretary: Mary Jaeger, External Affairs Director at Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services

Treasurer: Mark Stevenson, EVP, Chief Financial Officer, Craft3

Rob Arnold, Vice President, Business Development at Grove Medical, Inc., North Carolina

Marvin A. Kaiser, Ph.D., Dean Emeritus, Portland State University

Sean Kuni, Board Member, Kuni Foundation

Carmen Largaespada Fredersdorff, Ph.D., Chair, Nicaraguan Aging Advisory Council

Larry Lollis, President, Grove Medical, Inc., South Carolina

Margaret Neal, Director Emerita, Portland State University, Institute on Aging

Charles Resare, Senior Director, Grants & Finance, Providence St. Joseph Health

Carron Suddreth, Executive Director, The Villages of Wilkes, North Carolina

Emeritus Board:

Tony Leineweber

Martha Pelaez, Ph.D.

Janet Sehon

Gary Withers, JD

JFRF utilizes the expertise of Advisory Councils in the areas in which we work.

Our Team

For general inquiries, please email our team at info@jfrfoundation.org 

Dr. Keren Brown Wilson, Founder & CEO, (503) 408 4088 


Stephanie J. Hooper, President, (503) 348-3633 


Beth Mitchell, Communications Director, (503) 408-4759 


Rose Le, Business Administrator, (541) 699-1659 


Dra. Carmen Largaespada Fredersdorff, Chair, Nicaraguan Aging Advisory Council, Nicaragua

Samanta Lacayo Trujillo, Partnership Manager, Nicaragua