Board Members

CDF Board Members

Children’s Diabetes Foundation Executive Board

  • Barbara Davis, Chairman, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Dana Davis, CDF Executive Director, Denver, CO
  • Richard S. Abrams, M.D., Treasurer, Denver, CO
  • Arlene Hirschfeld, Secretary, Denver, CO
  • Nancy Davis-Rickel, Los Angeles, CA
  • Jules Amer, M.D., Honorary Lifetime Member, Denver, CO
  • Peter Culshaw, Denver, CO
  • Stephen R. Daniels, M.D., Ph.D., Denver, CO
  • Steven Farber, Board Member Emeritus, Denver. CO
  • Daniel J. Feiten, MD, Centennial CO
  • Shane Hendryson, Denver, CO
  • Deidre Hunter, Denver, CO
  • Shawn Hunter, Denver, CO
  • John J. Reilly, Jr., MD, Aurora, CO
  • Kenny Rickel, Los Angeles, CA
  • Stacy Robinson, Denver, CO
  • Tracy van Orman, Denver, CO
  • Cameron van Orman, Denver, CO

Ex-officio Member

  • Marian Rewers, M.D., Ph.D. (Executive Director, Barbara Davis Center), Denver, CO

Scientific Advisory Board

  • Richard S. Abrams, MD, Director, Colorado Preventive Medicine, Rose Medical Center; Clinical Professor of Medicine UCD
  • Mark Atkinson, PhD, Professor of Pathology & Pediatrics, Director, University of Florida Diabetes Institute
  • Ezio Bonifacio, PhD, Professor for Preclinical Approaches to Stem Cell Therapy, Ctr for Regenerative Therapies, Dresden, Germany
  • Robert Eckel, MD, Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics, University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • Matthias Hebrok, PhD, Professor in Residence and Director, Diabetes Center, University of California, San Francisco
  • Steven Kahn, MB, ChB, Professor of Medicine, Director of the Diabetes Research Center, University of Washington
  • Rudolph Leibel, MD, Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Co-Director, Naomi Berrie Diabetes Center, Columbia University
  • Alvin Powers, MD, Professor of Medicine, Molecular Physiology/Biophysics, Division Director, Vanderbilt University
  • William Tamborlane, MD, Professor of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine

Advisory Board

Mrs. Jamie Angelich
Mrs. Karen Aylsworth
Mr. Michael Bolton
Mrs. Linda Broughton
Mrs. Joy Burns
Sir Michael Caine
Dr. Bonita Carson
Mr. Phil Collins
Mrs. Nancy Cowee
Mr. Robert A. Daly
Mr. Tony Danza
The Honorable Diana DeGette
Mr. Neil Diamond
Mr. Placido Domingo
Miss Donna Douglas
Mrs. Margy Epke
Mrs. Chris Foster
Mr. David Foster
Mrs. Helenn Franzgrote
Mrs. Sally Frerichs
Mr. Kenny G
Mr. David Geffen
Mrs. Debbie Gradishar
Mrs. Helen Hanks
Mrs. Marty Jensen
Mrs. Janet Knisely
Ms. Sherry Lansing
Mr. Jay Leno
Mrs. Suzy Love
Mr. Paul Marciano
Miss Dina Merrill
Sir Roger Moore
Mrs. Sally Newcomb
Mr. Mo Ostin
Mrs. Gretchen Pope
Sir Sidney Poitier
Mr. Lionel Richie
Mrs. Carol Roger
Mrs. Adrienne Ruston Fitzgibbon
Mr. George Schlatter
Ms. Maria Shriver
Mr. Steven Spielberg and Ms. Kate Capshaw
Mrs. Kay Stewart
Mrs. Diane Sweat
Mrs. Loretta Tucker
Mrs. Jane Weingarten
Mr. Gary L. Wilson
Mr. Stevie Wonder