OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

Ellen Goodstein, Esq., MEd.

Ellen Goodstein, Esq., MEd.

Executive Director

Samuel Klein, M.D.

Samuel Klein, M.D.

Chief Scientific Officer

David Kerr, MBChB, DM, FRCP, FRCP

David Kerr, MBChB, DM, FRCP, FRCP

Director of Research and Innovation

Kristin Castorino, D.O.

Kristin Castorino, D.O.

Senior Research Physician

Ashley Thorsell, MD

Ashley Thorsell, MD

Research Physician and Endocrinologist

Raul Bastarrachea, MD

Raul Bastarrachea, MD

Senior Research Scientist

Michael Hamman

Michael Hamman

Chief Financial Officer

Kara Hornbuckle

Kara Hornbuckle

Director of Development

SDRI STAFF

Maria Abundez

Maria Abundez

Clinical Care Licensed Vocational Nurse

Beatriz Angeles

Beatriz Angeles

Especialista & Community Scientist

Maria del Carmen Arias

Maria del Carmen Arias

Promotora

Wendy Bevier, PhD

Wendy Bevier, PhD

Research Associate and Laboratory Manager

Veronica Carrillo

Veronica Carrillo

Community Scientist/Especialista

Mei Mei Church, FNP-BC, CDCES

Mei Mei Church, FNP-BC, CDCES

Clinical Research Nurse Practitioner

Casey Conneely

Casey Conneely

Research Assistant

Mary Conneely

Mary Conneely

Diabetes Coordinator/Promotores Supervisor

Jamie Creason, RD MPH CDCES

Jamie Creason, RD MPH CDCES

Perinatal Nutrition Specialist and Certified Diabetes Educator

Teri Creath

Teri Creath

Planned Giving Manager

Christian Farfan

Christian Farfan

Clinical Trial Manager

Namino Glantz, PhD

Namino Glantz, PhD

Associate Director, Mil Familias Programs

Jeannine Glockler

Jeannine Glockler

Senior Donor Relations

Miguel Grijalva

Miguel Grijalva

Building Maintenance

Katie Haq

Katie Haq

Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications

Jennifer Hong

Jennifer Hong

Human Resources Manager

Rebecca Hudson

Rebecca Hudson

Manager of Regulatory Affairs

Katie Kinsella

Katie Kinsella

Program Coordinator

Calvin Kirkpatrick

Calvin Kirkpatrick

Clinical Research Coordinator

Arianna Larez

Arianna Larez

Clinical Operations Manager, Type 2 Diabetes Programs

Martina Martinez

Martina Martinez

Especialista & Community Scientist

Martha Meza

Martha Meza

Promotora

Emma Mikhalek

Emma Mikhalek

Development Assistant

Nicole Neal

Nicole Neal

Accountant

Kristen Nelson

Kristen Nelson

Clinical Research Nurse Practitioner

Megan Roach

Megan Roach

Clinical Research Coordinator

Elisabeth Romero

Elisabeth Romero

Innovation Team Assistant

Rony Santiago

Rony Santiago

Study Coordinator & Community Liaison

Nina Shelton

Nina Shelton

Clinical Research Coordinator

Dominic Velasco

Dominic Velasco

Research Assistant