Our Board of Directors

OFFICERS

Donald F. LoFaso, Jr
Chairman

Marcella A. LoFaso
President

Christin M. Culligan
Secretary

Michael J. Quinn, CPA
Treasurer

 

MEDICAL ADVISORS

Carlo Di Lorenzo, M.D.
Chief - Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology
Nationwide Children's Hospital
Columbus, OH

Alex F. Flores, M.D.
Chief - Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition
Floating Hospital for Children
at TUFTS Medical Center
Boston, MA

Thomas M. Rossi, MD
Gastroenterologist - Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition
Golisano Children's Hospital
Rochester, NY

 

DIRECTORS

Kenneth Barnes, Sr., Phd.
Dr. Barnes is an AAD in the Business and Public Service Division of a Buffalo, NY area college and has been a Director of PEDS since 2006.

Ryan Culligan
Mr. Culligan joined the PEDS Board in 2014.

Kevin Durawa
Mr. Durawa joined the PEDS Board in 2014.

Joseph J. Pantano
Mr. Pantano joined the PEDS Board in 2011.

Michael B. Quinn
Mr. Quinn joined the PEDS Board in 2016.
 

JoAnne P. Ryan
Ms. Ryan started with PEDS in 1989 and has served on the board since its inception.

Gary Stroh
Mr. Stroh joined the PEDS board in 2013.

Michael E. Stromecki - LEED AP
Mr. Stromecki joined the PEDS board in 2009.  He is a LEED AP and a manager in a consultant group for a local accounting firm.

Our Mission

The Mission of PEDS is to raise funds for the research, diagnosis and treatment of Pediatric Gastrointestinal, Motility and other related diseases, while supporting efforts to find a cure.