New Board Member: Dennis Morgan

New York, NY (October 23, 2006) - The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) announced the election of Dennis W. Morgan to its Board of Directors.

Currently Executive Vice President and Senior Loan Officer of First Southern Bank in Florence, Alabama, Morgan’s career in the banking industry spans more than twenty-eight years. No stranger to the NKF’s mission, Morgan has a family history of chronic kidney disease.

The National Kidney Foundation is dedicated to preventing kidney and urinary tract diseases, improving the health and well being of individuals and families affected by these diseases, and increasing the availability of all organs for transplantation.