Committees 2018-01-10T12:18:46+00:00

Committees

Committee members play a critical role in providing FDLI with subject-matter and editorial advisory expertise. Service on committees is limited to FDLI members. The nomination process for one-year committee service opens each fall.

  • Laura Brown (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Kellie Combs, Ropes & Gray LLP
  • Dale Cooke, PhillyCooke Consulting
  • Lisa Dwyer, King & Spalding
  • Mark Gaydos, Sanofi
  • Kelly Goldberg, PhRMA
  • Wayne Pines, APCO Worldwide
  • Jennifer Romanski, Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
  • Lucy Rose, Lucy Rose & Associates LLC
  • Paul Savidge, Spark Therapeutics Inc.
  • Ellen Schumacher, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
  • Laura Brown (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Carla Cartwright (Co-Chair), Johnson & Johnson
  • Neal DiSpirito (Co-Chair), Ballard Spahr LLP
  • Stacey Gagosian, Public Policy, Truth Initiative
  • Martin Hahn, Hogan Lovells LLP
  • Lori Hirsch, Merck & Co., Inc.
  • John Manthei, Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Jeff Nelligan, FDA
  • Amy Norris, Clif Bar & Co.
  • Jeannie Perron, Covington & Burling LLP
  • Cassie Scherer, Medtronic
  • William Schultz, Zuckerman Spaeder LLP
  • Julie Tierney, CBER, FDA
  • Michael Werner, Holland & Knight LLP
  • Paige Samson (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Deborah Autor, Mylan
  • Jack Garvey, Compliance Architects LLC
  • George Karavetsos, DLA Piper
  • Mark Mansour, Mayer Brown
  • Matthew Newcomer, Post & Schell PC
  • Cynthia Schnedar, Greenleaf Health LLC
  • Howard Sklamberg, Arent Fox
  • Kim Trautman, NSF Health Sciences
  • Anne Walsh, Hyman Phelps & McNamara PC
  • Jessica Zeller, FDA/ORA
  • Meghan Crowley (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Laurie J. Beyranevand, Vermont Law School
  • Marsha A. Echols, Howard Univserity School of Law
  • Victoria Girard, Georgetown Law
  • Lewis Grossman, American University Washington College of Law
  • Sam Halabi, University of Missouri School of Law
  • Ralph Hall, University of Minnesota Law School
  • Stewart Kim, Cardinal Health, Inc.
  • Erika F. Lietzan, University of Missouri School of Law
  • Dorthy Linvill-Neal, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • Jordan Paradise, Loyola University Chicago
  • Gael Tisack, Wichita State University
  • Hayley Carpenter (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Steven H. Armstrong (Chair), EAS Consulting
  • Cathy Burgess, Alston & Bird
  • Dan Kracov, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP
  • Stuart Pape, Polsinelli
  • Meghan Crowley (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Melissa Card, Michigan State University’s College of Law
  • Yolande Dufresne, Torys LLP
  • Jane Kalinina, Foley Hoag LLP
  • Kristen Klesh, Venable LLP
  • Chia-Feng Lu, Baker & McKenzie LLP
  • Caitlyn Ozier, King & Spalding
  • Sung Park, FDAImports.com / Benjamin L. England & Associates LLC
  • Carrie A. Scrufari, New York Department of State
  • Jennifer Thomas, Hyman Phelps & McNamara PC
  • Celeste Wheeler, Kleinfeld  Kaplan & Becker
  • Jeffrey N. Gibbs (Chair), Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, PC *
  • Jennifer L. Bragg (Vice Chair), Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Frederick R. Ball (Treasurer), Duane Morris LLP *
  • Joy J. Liu (Secretary and General Counsel), Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc. *
  • Amy Comstock Rick (President & CEO), FDLI *
  • Stacy L. Ehrlich, Kleinfeld, Kaplan & Becker, LLP
  • Margaret Foster, Riley University of Virginia Schools of Law and Medicine
  • Jeffrey K. Francer, Association for Accessible Medicines
  • Miriam Guggenheim, Covington & Burling, LLP
  • Freddy A. Jimenez, Celldex Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Jungman, The Pew Charitable Trusts
  • Sandra Cohen Kalter, Medtronic
  • Daniel Kracov, Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer, LLP
  • Scott M. Melville, Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA)
  • Francis B. Palumbo, University of Maryland School of Pharmacy
  • Bob Rhoades, Validant
  • Margaret Foster Riley, University of Virginia Schools of Law and Medicine

* denotes Board Member is also a member of the Executive Committee

  • Frederick R. Ball (Chair), Duane Morris LLP
  • Scott M. Melville (Board Liaison), Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA)
  • Hayley Carpenter (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Amy Norris, Cliff Bar & Company
  • Peter Pitts, Center for Medicine in the Public Interest
  • Stuart TenHoor, Stuart TenHoor Legal Search
  • Laura Brown (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Rend Al-Mondhiry, Council for Responsible Nutrition
  • Steven H. Armstrong, EAS Consulting Group LLC
  • Sandra Eskin, Pew Charitable Trusts
  • August T. Horvath, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • Alissa Jijon, U.S. Pharmacopeia
  • Yvonne McKenzie, Pepper Hamilton
  • Meredith Olearchik, Campbell Soup Company
  • John Packman, The Coca-Cola Company to Food
  • Stuart Pape, Polsinelli
  • Jason Sapsin, Faegre Baker
  • Brooke Schumm, Daneker, McIntire, Schumm
  • Suzanne Trigg, Haynes and Boone LLP
  • Amanda Triner, FDA/CFSAN
  • Kurt D. Weaver, Womble Carlyle
  • Judy Rein (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Barbara A. Binzak Blumenfeld, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
  • Marie Boyd, University of South Carolina
  • Catherine Clements, Eli Lilly
  • Thomas Colonna, Johns Hopkins U
  • Brian A. Dahl, Dahl Compliance Consulting
  • Jeff K. Francer, Assoc. of Accessible Medicines
  • Robert C. Giddings, Hutchison PLLC
  • Abe Gitterman, Arnold & Porter
  • Kimberly L. Gold, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Peter B. Hutt, Harvard/Covington
  • Bill Janssen, Charleston School of Law
  • John Johnson, FDAImports.com, Benjamin L. England & Associates LLC
  • Alan C. Katz, toxCel LLC
  • Sara Koblitz, Hyman Phelps & McNamara PC
  • Natasha Leskovsek, Cooley
  • Priya Mannan, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • Alexandra Marzelli, FDA/OCC
  • Alan Minsk, Arnall Golden Gregory LLP
  • Nicole Negowetti, Harvard Law School
  • James T. O’Reilly, University of Cincinatti
  • Joseph A. Page, Georgetown
  • Sandra Retzky, FDA/CTP
  • Jessica Ringel, King & Spalding
  • Sarah Roller, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • Jodi Schipper, Federal Government
  • David C. Spangler, HPA
  • Christopher G. Van Gundy, Keller and Heckman LLP
  • James W. Woodlee, Kleinfeld  Kaplan & Becker
  • Emily Wright, Pfizer
  • Kimberly F. Yocum, Heartland
  • Lowell Zeta, Hogan Lovells
  • Patricia Zettler, Georgia State University
  • Laura Brown (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Paul Gadiock, Arent Fox
  • Sonali P. Gunawardhana,Wiley Rein LLP
  • Chad Landmon, Axinn
  • Mark Levy, Eckert seamans
  • John McShane, Validant
  • Vernessa T. Pollard, McDermott Will & Emery
  • Jeffrey K. Shapiro, Hyman Phelps & McNamara PC
  • Lance Shea, BakerHostetler
  • Deborah Shelton, McCarter & English LLP
  • Sarah Stec, Squire Patton
  • Rachel Turow, TEVA Pharmaceutical USA
  • Judy Rein (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Ricardo Carvajal, Hyman Phelps & McNamara PC
  • Joanne Hawana, Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C. 
  • Marian J. Lee, Gibson Dunn
  • Laurie Lenkel, FDA/Office of the Ombudsman
  • Geoff Levitt, Pfizer
  • Lynn Tyler, Barnes & Thornburg LLP
  • Judy Rein (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • Carolyn Alenci, Duane Morris
  • Jacqueline Berman, Morgan Lewis
  • Jacqueline Chan, Kleinfeld  Kaplan & Becker
  • Sarah diFrancesca, Cooley
  • Bridget C. Dooling, OMB
  • Maya Florence, Skadden
  • Shelly Garg, Sandler Travis & Rosenberg
  • Colleen M. Heisey, Jones Day
  • James R. Johnson, Hogan Lovells
  • Susan Lee, Hogan Lovells
  • Kari K. Loeser, Jazz Pharma
  • Kevin Madagan, Reed Smith
  • Timothy Moore, C.R. Bard
  • Jessica O’Connell, Covington & Burling LLP
  • Nneka C. Onwudiwe, FDA/CDER
  • Sudhanshu Patwardhan, Nicoventures/BAT
  • Evangelia Pelonis, Keller and Heckman LLP
  • Kai Peters, Gordon Rees
  • Barry Schaevitz, Fox Rothschild
  • Laura Sim, Amgen
  • Genevieve M. Spires, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC
  • Smitha G. Stansbury, King & Spalding
  • Andrew Wasson, Haug Partners
  • Sara Zborovski, Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Paige Samson (Staff Liason), FDLI
  • David Abrams, NYU College of Global Public Health
  • Scott Balin, Independent Consultant
  • Donald Becker, Turning Point Tobacco
  • Dean R Cirotta, EAS Consulting
  • Azim Chowdhury, Keller Heckman LLP
  • Marc Firestone, Phillip Morris International
  • Carole Folmar, ITG Brands
  • Joseph G. Gitchell, Pinney Associates
  • Bryan M. Haynes, Troutman Sanders
  • Dennis Henigan, Tobacco Free Kids
  • Kathleen Hoke, University of Maryland
  • Eshael Johnson, FDA/CTP
  • Jose Murillo, Altria
  • Ray Naiura, NYU College of Global Public Health
  • Liz Oestreich, Greenleaf Health LLC
  • Valerie Soloman. Reynold American
  • Donna Vallon, Truth Initiative