Board of Directors

Our Mission:

To Provide Education, Healthcare, Fitness, Research, Support And Community Under One Roof For Those Living With Neuromuscular And Autoimmune Conditions That Threaten Independence.

Board of Directors

Thomas M. Burns, Chair
Barrington Area Ministerial Association, Barrington Area Development Council, Barrington Area Community Foundation, Vice President – Ameritech Retired

Joseph Matty, Vice Chair
President – JourneyCare Foundation

Patrick Dowd, Counsel
Corporate Contract Manager – Nokia Retired

John Gigerich, Treasurer
Chief of Administration Officer & Vice President – US Bank Retired

Ray Lapinas, Secretary
Managing Director of Finance and Administration – Epilepsy Foundation of Northern Illinois/Iowa Retired

Vince Foglia, Director
Founder – Foglia Family Foundation

Karen Kabarec, Director
Kabarec Financial Services

Jennifer Smith, Director
President – JMS Synergy

Dr. LeeAnn Manoni, Director
Chiropractic Physician, Functional Medicine