The Health Research Alliance is governed by a Board of Directors composed of representatives from HRA member organizations.

Members of the Health Research Alliance Board of Directors:

Stephen Rose, PhD,Chair
Chief Research Officer
Foundation Fighting Blindness

Heather Snyder, PhD, Vice Chair
Senior Director of Medical and Scientific Operations, Medical and Scientific Relations
Alzheimer’s Association

Betsy Myers, PhD, Past Chair
Program Director for Medical Research
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

Rusty Kelley, PhD, MBA, Treasurer
Senior Program Officer
Burroughs Wellcome Fund

Lynne Garner, PhD, Secretary
President and Trustee
The Donaghue Foundation

Louis DeGennaro, PhD
President and Chief Executive Officer
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Shannon Gallagher-Colombo, PhD
Assistant Director, Scientific Review and Grants Administration
AACR Foundation

Marion Greenup, MPH, MEd
Vice President for Administration
Simons Foundation

Leslie Hearn
Vice President, Research and Clinical/Professional Learning
American Heart Association

John Kanki, PhD
Scientific Director
The Medical Foundation, a division of HRiA

Yung Lie, PhD
Deputy Director and Chief Scientific Officer
Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation

Kevin Lee, PhD
Senior Scientific & Programmatic Advisor
Glenn Foundation For Medical Research

Jill O’Donnell-Tormey, PhD
Chief Executive Officer and Director of Scientific Affairs
Cancer Research Institute

Louise Perkins, PhD
Chief Science Officer
Melanoma Research Alliance

Maryrose Franko, PhD
Executive Director
Health Research Alliance