Local Staff

Northern Ohio Region Office Staff

Anna Tzinis

Anna S. Tzinis
Executive Director
440.241.6780

Katie Dager

Katie Dager
Development Director
440.985.0114

Leah Adams

Leah Adams
Program Manager
440.465.0245

ALL MEMORIALS FOR NORTHEAST OHIO must be mailed to Cleveland PO BOX at:

PO BOX 40544
Bay Village OH 44140

Board of Advisors

Tracy Douglas, Chairwoman
Fresenius Medical Care

Aparna Padiyar, MD, MAB Chairwoman
University Hospitals

Josh Flagner, Advocacy Chairman
Cleveland Tank & Supply

Stacey Brady
University Hospitals

Jay Foringer
Ohio Edison

Penny Forster
Cleveland Indians

Brittany Paulozzi
DaVita Kidney Care

Rupesh Raina, MD
Akron Children's Hospital

Junior Board

Brian Kampman, Chairman
Ziegler Metzger

Bridget McQuaide, Recruitment Chair
Universal Windows Direct

Josh Womack, Secretary
Progressive

Georgina Abdul-Karim
Velvet Dog

Melissa Cook
Allstate

Stacey Friedman
Cleveland Heights, University Heights Schools

Ray Glinka
Ameriprise Financial

Kim Hill
Dwellworks

Emily Klemenc
Klemenc Construction

Jared Kriwinsky
Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff

Ann Marie Powers
Destination Cleveland

Kelsey Rodgers
Lakeshore Insurance

Patrick Twyman
PricewaterhouseCoopers

Katie White
KeyBank

Medical Advisory Board

Aparna Padiyar, MD, Chairwoman
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Rupesh Raina, MD, Chairman of Patient Symposium
Akron Children’s Hospital

Kristin Bame, MS, RDN
Independence Bank

Jay Blum
Patient Advocate

Meelie DebRoy, MD
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Ron Flauto, DO

Tyrone Hamler, LSW
Case Western Reserve University

Michelle Hawkins, MD, MPM
American Kidney Fund

Rita Lovelace, RN
Cleveland Clinic, Stephanie Tubbs Jones Health Center

Joan Luthanen, NP
Dr. Alamir, CDC

Charles Modlin, MD
Cleveland Clinic

Eileen Moore CNSC RD LD
Pentec Health

Vivek Nadkarni, MD
Northcoast Nephrology

Lavinia Negrea, MD
University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

Christina Nguyen, MD
UH Rainbow Babies

Oba Opelami, MD
Americare Kidney Institute

Hernan Rincon, MD
Cleveland Clinic, GUKI

Tom Tan, MD
Americare Kidney Institute

Sandi Wagner, CNP
Americare Kidney Institute

Amr Yafi, MD
Americare Kidney Institute