FVLD Board of Directors

Governed by a board of fifteen individuals selected for their personal and professional dedication to this developing field of medicine, the FVLD serves as an inclusive charitable entity enlisting the backing of all parties interested in the growth of the specialty. The FVLD provides such supporters the opportunity to directly participate in initiatives to impact the profession.

Comprised of eight AVLS members and seven non-members, Foundation leadership is elected by the AVLS Board of Directors and is required to present its operational results to the AVLS’ membership.

Board of Directors

Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FAVLS, DABVLM – Chairman
Lafayette, IN

Darren Wennen, SVP – Treasurer
Tactile Medical
Minneapolis, MN

Nick Morrison, MD, FACS, FAVLS, DABVLM – Secretary
Mesa, AZ

Colorado Springs, CO

Eric Ansart, President
Lympha Press
Jacksonville Beach, FL

John Cody, President
medi USA
Whitsett, NC

Michael Di Iorio, MD, RPVI, RVT, RPhS, DABVLM
Austin, TX

Lisa Eden Giammaria, MD, MPH, FAVLS, DABVLM
Miami, FL

Eric Heil, Vice President
Boston Scientific
West Conshohocken, PA

Neil M. Khilnani, MD, FAVLS
New York, NY

Sanjiv Lakhanpal, MD, CEO
Center for Vein Restoration
Greenbelt, MD

Brad Moseley, Global Director
Medtronic Peripheral Vascular
Chicago, IL

Diana Neuhardt, RVT, RPhS, FSVU
Tempe, AZ

Tyler Palmer, Vice President
Charlotte, NC

AJ Riviezzo, CEO
American Physician Financial Solutions
Colorado Springs, CO

Jeffery Schoonover, MD, FAAFP, RVT, RPVI, DABVLM
Fishers, IN

Saundra Spruiell, DO, FAVLS, RPVI, DABVLM
Greenville, SC

Donna Syracuse, Vice President
Merit Medical
South Jordon, UT

Robert Worthington-Kirsch, MD, FAVLS, FSIR, FCIRSE, RVT, RPVI, RPhS, DABVLM
Wynnewood, PA

Headquarters Staff

Dean Bender – Executive Director
Foundation for Venous & Lymphatic Disease
Chicago, IL
Email: [email protected]

John Mangold – Managing Director
Foundation for Venous & Lymphatic Disease
Chicago, IL
Email: [email protected]