The all-volunteer, governing board of the Alzheimer's Association, the Board of Directors is responsible for defining the organization's mission and purpose, setting policy, establishing long-term goals and strategic planning, monitoring general operations, and approving organizational outcomes and allocations of resources.


Brian Richardson

Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, Covia
Independence, OH

Cecile Perich

Vice Chair
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer, McCormick & Co. Inc. (Retired)
Daniel Island, SC

Ryan Mundy


Managing Director, Techlete Ventures
Highland Park, IL

Julia Wallace

Frank Russell Chair and Professor of Practice and Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, Arizona State University
Phoenix, AZ


Joe Arciniega

Chief Operating Officer, Atari (Retired)
Laredo, TX

Bruce Baude

Chief Operations and Technology Officer, CNO Financial Group Inc.
Carmel, IN

Dean Brenner

Senior Vice President, Spectrum Strategy & Tech Policy, Qualcomm
Washington, D.C.

Helen Brooks

Hospital Chief Executive, Presbyterian Santa Fe Medical Center (Retired)
Santa Fe, NM

Arthena Caston

Customer Service, Geico Insurance (Retired)
Early-Stage Advisor
Macon, GA

Andrew Dahlkemper

Vice President, Human Resources, Google
Emerald Hills, CA

Dr. David Gonzales

Chief Medical Officer, Christus St. Vincent Regional Medical Center
Santa Fe, NM

Jim Grossmann

Medical Marketing Executive (Retired)
Chicago, IL

Geoff Heredia

Senior Director, Go-to-Market Operations, Splunk
Gilroy, CA

David Hunter

Attorney at Law
Erie, PA

Minoo Javanmardian, Ph.D.

Partner, Health and Life Sciences, Oliver Wyman
Sanibel, FL

George Johnson

President, George E. Johnson Development Inc.
Missouri City, TX

Karyne Jones

President and Chief Executive Officer, National Caucus and Center on Black Aging Inc.
Washington, D.C.

Eileen Kamerick

Independent Director, Consultant and Adjunct Law Professor
Longboat Key, FL

Dr. Bruce Lamb

Executive Director, Stark Neurosciences Research Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine 
Indianapolis, IN

Sarah Lorance

Finance, Compliance and Risk Executive
Centennial, CO

Debra Pierson, PMP

President, Pierson Computing Connection
Mechanicsburg, PA

Jay Reinstein

Assistant City Manager for the City of Fayetteville, NC (Retired)
Early-Stage Advisor
Raleigh, NC

Karen Stevenson

Chief Legal Officer, Transamerica Corporation (Retired) and Knight Ridder (Retired)
Berkeley, CA

Irene Sudac

President, Snap-on SecureCorp, Vice President, Financial Services, Snap-on Incorporated
Lake Forest, IL

William Thomas

Co-Owner, Senior Star
Tulsa, OK

Alex Tsao, Ph.D.

Electrical Engineer and Entrepreneur (Retired)
Saratoga, CA

Derek van Amerongen, M.D

Vice President and Medical Officer, Humana of Ohio (Retired)
Cincinnati, OH

Nicole Walker

Partner, Baird Capital
Chicago, IL

George Walz

Senior Vice President and U.S. Chief Compliance Officer, BMO Financial Group
Chicago, IL