Leadership and Staff

WRF Founder: Dr. Howard A. Rusk, MD (1902-1989)

Founding Chairmen

Bernard M. Baruch
Herbert Hoover
Albert Schweitzer, MD
Harry S. Truman

Board of Directors

Chairman: Richard A. Drucker
Vice Chair: Marilyn Moffat Salant, PT, Ph.D., FAPTA
Treasurer: Stephen D. Heyman
Michelle Galdos
E. Ashley Harris
Emilie Pryor
Samuel F. Pryor, IV
Kristjan T. Ragnarsson, MD
Susan Sheehan

Honorary Board Members
George D. Benjamin

Advisory Board
Charles H. Epps, Jr. MD

Executive Staff

Executive Director: Dr. Nadim Karam
Vice President: Roberta Welz
Director of Development: Philip Greven
Financial Officer: Ana Marcelino

Expert Consultants

Heather Burns Knierim, MSW
Allyson Brown Kenney, MSW, MPH
Leyla Dursunova, MSW
Jack Victor, PhD

WRF Lebanon Staff

Assistant Director, Management and Programs Development: Toufic Rizkallah
Consultant: Dolly Basil

Artisans’ Association of Cambodia Staff

Director: Men Sinoeun
Finance and Administration Manager: Kham Sotheavy

Haiti Prosthetics and Orthotics Project

 CPO: Duilio DeBarretto

Philippines

WRF Representative: Dr. Romil M. Martinez