Home Contact Donate Site Map Log In
MDSC Logo MDSC Tagline
New & Expectant Parents Join the MDSC Volunteer Advocate Donate Today

Board of Directors

Important Links and Documents

MDSC Board Nomination Form

The MDSC Board includes 16 members, each offering a unique perspective and personal expertise.

Jeannette Angles, of Andover; Risk Manager at Babson College, experienced business professional with many years in the field of risk management; parent of a child with Down syndrome.

Christopher Barnes of Williamstown; Principal of Arlington Memorial Middle/High School in Arlington, VT; parent of a child with Down syndrome

Louise Borke, Governance Committee Chair, of North Andover; Consultant; parent of a child with Down syndrome

Beverly Beckham of Canton; New England writer and Boston Globe columnist; grandmother of a child with Down syndrome

Anne Brensley of Wayland; Partner, Boston Financial Trust Advisors, LLC, member of the Dana Farber Leadership Council

Judson DeCew of Ashland; Non-Profit Leader with skills in strategic planning, operations management, and business development; grandfather of a child with Down syndrome.

Kim Dever, M.D., of Canton;  Chair of South Shore Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology; 2nd Vice President of the South Shore Hospital Medical Staff; parent of a son with Down syndrome .

Michael Gunter, Audit and Finance Committee Chair, of Boston; Audit Manager for Mayer Hoffman McCann, P.C.

Jim Molla of Sharon; financial services manager of People's United Bank in Wellesley.

John Nadworny of Melrose; Certified Financial Planner for Shepherd Financial Partners with a specialty in providing wealth management services to families that have an individual with disabilities; serves as a volunteer on the Governor's Commission on Developmental Disabilities Services; parent of a child with Down syndrome

Stephen Narey, Chair of the Board, of Williamstown; attorney with Donovan and O'Connor, LLP; parent of a child with Down syndrome; active member of the BCARC Down Syndrome Family Group

Margaret Pulsifer, Ph.D., of Winchester; Neuropsychologist at Massachusetts General Hospital and Assistant Professor of Psychology at Harvard Medical School

Israel Ruiz, of Boston; Executive Vice President and Treasurer at MIT; parent of a child with Down syndrome.

Jann Sheehy, Vice Chair of the Board and Devlopment Committee Chair, of Winchester; entrepreneur, self-employed retail leasing consultant with offices in Monterey, CA and Winchester, MA

David Southworth, of Springfield; President of Southworth Paper Company, business and community leader, parent of a child with Down syndrome

Anne-Lise Wang of Wellesley; partner at Muninsight, responsible for strategy, structuring and managing consulting engagements, market communication and key account management; parent of a child with Down syndrome