Board Members

CDF Board Members

Children’s Diabetes Foundation Executive Board

  • Barbara Davis, Chairman, Beverly Hills, CA
  • Dana Davis, CDF Executive Director, Denver, CO
  • Nancy Davis-Rickel, Vice-Chairman, Los Angeles, CA
  • Richard S. Abrams, M.D., Treasurer, Denver, CO
  • Arlene Hirschfeld, Secretary, Denver, CO
  • 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, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Rose Medical Center, Denver
  • Jeffery Bluestone, PhD, Professor and Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost at the University of California, San Francisco
  • Charles A. Boettcher II, Chair in Atherosclerosis, Director, Clinical and Translational Research Centers Network, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Robert H. Eckel, M.D., Professor of Medicine, Physiology and Biophysics, Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes  Division of Cardiology
  • Ron Gill, PhD, Professor of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine and Scientific Director, Colorado Center for Transplantation Care, Research and Education
  • James O. Hill, Ph.D., Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine, Director Center for Human Nutrition, Executive Director, Anschutz Health and Wellness Center
  • Brian Kotzin, M.D., Vice President, Global Clinical Development, Amgen, Inc., Thousand Oaks, California
  • Lou Phillipson, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago
  • Dennis Roop, PhD, Professor of Dermatology?and Charles C. Gates Chair of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology?Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Biology, University of Colorado School of Medicine
  • William V. Tamborlane, M.D., Professor of Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut

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