Kent Dauten
Chairman, Keystone Capital
Northfield, IL


Gary Sachs, MD
Psychiatrist, Founding Director
MGH Bipolar Clinic and Research
Lincoln, MA


Margaret Annett
Corporate Treasurer
The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL


Eileen Kamerick
Chief Executive Officer
The Governance Partners
Chicago, IL 

Scientific Advisory Board Chair

Roger McIntyre, MD, FRCPC
Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology
Head, Mood Disorders Psychopharmacology Unit
University of Toronto
University Health Network
Toronto, Canada
Read Dr. Roger McIntyre’s story


Breege A. Farrell, CFA
Private Investor
Arlington, VA

Steven Harris
McDonald Hopkins
Chicago, IL
Read Steven Harris’s story 

MJ Leman 
Chicago Martech
Evanston, IL

Jerry Pavlon-Blum, EdM, MA
Director, School Administration/Special Education
New York, NY
Read Jerry Pavlon-Blum’s story


Rebecca Weinstein Bacon
Bartlit Beck, LLP
Chicago, IL

Nicole Brown MD, MPH, MHS
Founder and Chief Health Officer
Strong Children Wellness
Jamaica, NY

John Budin, MD
New Hope, PA
Read Dr. John Budin’s story 

Catherine M Fields, JD
Sr. Director, Health Care, Compliance and Risk
Heartland Alliance
Grayslake, IL

Shlomy Kattan
Chief Advancement Officer
XPRIZE Foundation
Los Angeles, CA

Eva Kohegyi, MD, MS
Executive Director, Global Clinical Development CNS
Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development and Commercialization, Inc.
Princeton, NJ

Daniel Smulian
Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig
New York, NY

Altha Stewart, MD
Senior Associate Dean for Community Health Engagement
College of Medicine
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Memphis, TN

To inquire about opportunities to serve on the DBSA Board of Directors, contact Michael Pollock at

See DBSA Board of Director Job Description