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 Marlin Schul, MD, MBA, RVT, FAVLS, DABVLM
Darren Wennen, SVP Treasurer - Tactile Medical
Minneapolis, MN
Nick Morrison, MD, FACS, FAVLS, DABVLM Secretary - Mesa, AZ
James Albert, MD, RPVI, FAVLS, DABVLM 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
Liza 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 Neil M. Khilnani, MD, FAVLS
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 JOBST
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
John Mangold, Managing Director Foundation for Venous & Lymphatic Disease
Chicago, IL



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