America's Poison Centers' STAFF
Richard Fogelson, J.D.
Richard Fogelson is the CEO of the America's Poison Centers. In this role, he oversees operations, strategy and innovations for America's Poison Centers. Richard has 25+ years of legal, medical, and health policy experience across both commercial and federal organizations. He also volunteers as an active member and officer-in-charge with the fire rescue services with over 35 year of service to the EMS community. Richard is an active member of the Virginia Bar.
Leslie Sandler, M.Ed.
Leslie Sandler, M.Ed., is the Vice President of Certification, Accreditation and Professional Education for America's Poison Centers. In this role, she is responsible for managing, developing, planning, organizing, implementing, evaluating and supervising all certification and accreditation operations in collaboration with the Certification Committee and the Accreditation Committee, as well as related activities. In addition, Leslie serves as the staff liaison to the SPI Advisory Council (SAC). Leslie has over 25 years of association certification and accreditation experience. She holds a Master of Education (M.Ed.).
Tara Robertson, J.D.
Tara Robertson is the Vice President of External Affairs at America's Poison Centers. Tara oversees the public education and communications department as well as leads and implements the federal government affairs strategy for the nation’s 55 poison centers. Prior to joining America's Poison Centers, Tara spent over a decade on Capitol Hill, serving as staff for members of the U.S. House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate. Tara is an active member of the California Bar.
Kaitlyn Brown, PharmD, DABAT
Kait Brown is the Clinical Managing Director for America's Poison Centers. In this role, she interprets clinical NPDS data and fosters relationships with public health and industry partners. She possesses 6 years of clinical toxicology and regional poison center leadership experience. Kait completed a PharmD and clinical toxicology fellowship.
Dan Titus, M.S.
Dan Titus is the Director of Operations/IT for America's Poison Centers. He supports the nation’s 55 poison centers, and America's Poison Centers' Central Office with various operational/IT projects. He is passionate about using National Poison Data System (NPDS) data for advancing public health awareness. Dan earned a M.S. in Information Systems Technology.
Nathan Pham, M.S.
Nathan Pham is a Director of National Data Services for America's Poison Centers. In this role, he assists researchers with obtaining and interpreting poison center data. Additionally, he provides vital support and input in the development and publication of America's Poison Centers' Annual Reports. His educational background includes a M.S. in Biomedical Science and a B.S. in Biological Science.
Wilika Ebo, M.S.
Wilika Ebo is the Associate Director, National Data Services for America's Poison Centers. In this role, she supports the NPDS Data service team. Wilika possesses over 7 years of experience in analytical software, science methodologies, and conducting statistical analyses of large datasets. She is proficient in leading and executing independent study and analysis of medical, ethical, demographic, and legal elements of programs and policies. Wilika’s educational background includes a M.S in Health Science and a B.S in Clinical Nutritional Science.
Maggie Maloney, M.S.
Maggie Maloney is the Director of Communications and Public Education for America's Poison Centers. She has more than 15 years of experience in health, non-profit, and advocacy communications. In her role, Maggie oversees all strategic communications and public education efforts for America's Poison Centers. Maggie has a B.S from Illinois State University and and an M.S. in Public Relations from Boston University.
Evan Beauchamp, B.S.
Evan Beauchamp is an Associate Data Specialist at America's Poison Centers. He coordinates and supports the work of the NPDS Data Services team. Some of his responsibilities include triaging incoming data requests and inquiries, performing quality control procedures on NPDS datasets, and maintaining various data management tracking logs. Evan has a B.S. in Healthcare Management.
Davis Ladley, B.S.
Davis Ladley is the Associate Director of Operations at America's Poison Centers. He uses his business education and experience to improve connections between, and communications with, the America's Poison Centers membership and the Association's Central Office. Davis holds a B.S. in Business Administration, specializing in Management from American University
Natalie Stynchula, B.S.
Natalie Stynchula is an Associate Data Specialist at America's Poison Centers. Natalie received her B.S. in Biology from James Madison University, located in Harrisonburg, VA. She has experience in Clinical and customer services across hospital and private sector organizations (Inova Health System and iSpecimen). Natalie also has experience using various Software programs and applications for CRM, document design, and data entry and analysis.
Heba Hashem, M.S.
Heba Hashem is an Independent Data Consultant for America's Poison Centers. She oversees America's Poison Centers' partnership with the CDC. Heba is an experienced Information Technology professional with a demonstrated history of working in the medical practice industry. She has a M.S. in Information Systems Technology.
America's poison centers' BOARD OF DIRECTORS
PRESIDENT Carol DesLauriers, PharmD, DABAT - Director, Illinois Poison Center
PRESIDENT-ELECT Alvin Bronstein, MD, FACEP - Rocky Mountain Poison Drug & Safety Attending Faculty
PAST PRESIDENT Julie Weber, RPh, CSPI - Director, Missouri Poison Center
SECRETARY Shireen Banerji, PharmD, DABAT - Managing Director, Rocky Mountain Poison & Drug Safety
TREASURER Linda Kalin, RN, BS, CSPI - Executive Director, Iowa Poison Control Center
Bruce Anderson, PharmD, DABAT, FAACT - Executive Director, Maryland Poison Center
Bruce Ruck, PharmD, DABAT - Managing Director, New Jersey Poison Information and Education System
Christopher Holstege, MD - Medical/Managing Director, Blue Ridge Poison Center
David Gummin, MD - Medical Director, Wisconsin Poison Center
Jeanette Trella, PharmD - Managing Director, The Poison Control Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Salvador Baeza, PharmD, DABAT - Director, West Texas Regional Center
Victoria Frankl, RN, BSN, CSPI - Specialist in Poison Information and Education Coordinator, Northern New England Poison Center
Wendy Stephan, PhD, MPH, CHES - Health Education Coordinator, Florida Poison Information Center-Miami
Richard Fogelson, JD - Chief Executive Officer, American Association of Poison Control Centers (non-voting member)