Board of Directors


  • Lynn Fielder
    Parkinson's Advocate
  • Mitchell S. Landis
    Senior Vice President and Regional Manager of the Princeton office of Boston Properties
  • Gail Ruderman
    Executive Director "Bringing the Outside World Inside" Foundation

Advisory Committee

  • Susan Imke, RN, MS
    Senior Health Solutions
    Kane Hall Barry Neurology, Bedford TX
  • The Hon. Carolyn B. Maloney
    Representative (D-NY)
    Founder and Chair
    The Congressional Working Group On Parkinson's Disease
  • Jeffrey Wertheimer, Ph.D
    Head of Neuropsychology Services and Clinical Training Director,
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles

Susan Imke, RN, MS, Advisory Board Member

Susan Imke, RN, MS, is an advanced nurse practitioner holding dual certification in family health care and gerontology by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. She earned a Master of Science Degree in Community Health Education from The University of North Texas in 1983 and serves as an educational consultant to the National Parkinson Foundation, Miami, FL, The Parkinson Alliance, Princeton, NJ, and the Society for Supranuclear Palsy, Baltimore, MD.

Imke has authored numerous publications for families living with Parkinson’s disease and lectures widely to healthcare professionals and maintains a geriatric case management practice in Ft. Worth, Texas.