Our 2020 Supporters

2020 Board of Trustees

Officers

Co-Founders: 

  • William Modell (deceased); Shelby Modell - Long Island, NY 
  • Irwin Rosenthal (deceased); Suzanne Rosenthal (deceased) - Long Island, NY

Officers:

  • John Crosson, Board Chair - Los Angeles, CA 
  • Brent Polk, MD, NSAC Chair - Los Angeles, CA 
  • David Rubin, MD, NSAC Chair-Elect - Chicago, IL 
  • Andrew Stern, Esq. , Secretary - Sea Girt, NJ 
  • Robert “Van” Pulley, Treasurer - McLean, VA 
  • Michael Osso, President & CEO (non-voting) - New York, NY 
  • Robert Territo, COO/CFO (non-voting) - Middletown, NJ

National Trustees: 

  • Amber Backhaus - Minneapolis, MN 
  • Meena Bewtra, MD, MPH, PhD - Philadelphia, PA 
  • Rhonda Bolding - Pittsburgh, PA 
  • Noël Brown - New York, NY 
  • Jason Burr - Oneonta, NY 
  • Christopher Collette - Excelsior, MN 
  • Deb Crawford - Northeast, OH 
  • The Hon. Ander Crenshaw - Jacksonville, FL 
  • Alessandro DiNello - Birmingham, MI 
  • Tolu Falaiye, MD, MSCI - Colorado Springs, CO
  • Alex Funderburg - Charlotte, NC 
  • Michele Kissous-Hunt, PA-C - New York, NY 
  • Donald Kortz - Cherry Hills Village, CO 
  • Joseph Monk - Bloomington, IL 
  • Mark Murray, PhD - Seattle, WA 
  • Marcy Beth Nanus - Upper Saddle River, NJ 
  • Jennifer O’Neill - Pleasantville, NY 
  • Joel Rosh, MD - Morristown, NJ 
  • Frank Russomano - Ambler, PA 
  • Sean Kelley - Seattle, WA 
  • Troy Vollertsen - McLean, VA 
  • Jodi F. Yellen - New York, NY

 

Friends of the Foundation

The following individuals and foundations have made important and significant contributions to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation in support of our mission programs. We are deeply grateful to them for their extraordinarily generous gifts.

Visionaries
  • Ellie Carmody, MD and Daniel Stone
  • Lisa and Matt Chanoff
  • Ellen and Daniel Crown
  • The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust
  • The Manners/Coole Foundation in memory of Joanne Melhuish
  • Carole and Ira Pittelman
  • Rufus C. Porter Investment LLC
  • Janet and Elvin Price
  • William F. Ringier Trust
  • Jonathan D. Rose, MD, PhD
  • Liliane and Edward Schneider and Family
  • Heidi and Chris Stolte
  • Michelle and Howard Swarzman
  • Anonymous (1)
Innovators
  • Lauren Lapkus
  • Anonymous (1)
Pioneers
  • Ann and Jay Davis
  • Ellen and David Horing
  • Kulynych Family Foundation I, Inc.
  • Wilbur May Foundation
  • Dulcy and Jerry Rosenberg
  • Ilene Schwartz
  • Linda L. Timmons
  • Anonymous (1)
Champions
  • Gwen and David Baker
  • Rolf Benirschke Legacy Foundation
  • David R. Clare & Margaret C. Clare Foundation in memory of Margaret Lynne Clare
  • The Dodson Foundation
  • Donnini-Rudolph Family Foundation
  • The Dorfman Foundation
  • Patty and Alex Funderburg
  • Michael J. Gaughan
  • Joe Gugger
  • Estate of Ellen Marcia Hochberg
  • Jasper Charitable Remainder Unitrust
  • Juanita Rose Johnson Trust
  • Charles Warren Jordan Charitable Remainder Trust
  • Mary Lou and Don Kortz
  • The Leavitt Family Foundation
  • Hilary and Bruce Murray
  • Gary Podell
  • Roddenberry Foundation
  • The Gary Saltz Foundation, Inc.
  • Lisa and Mark Schneider
  • Trudi and Christopher Seiwald
  • Franette Sheinwald Estate
  • Bonnie and Andrew Stern
  • Sara Tayeb-Khalifa and Family
  • Hannah and Karl Voskuil
  • Mary and Tim Walsh
  • Jodi and Charles Yellen
  • Zankel Fund
  • Anonymous (1)
Friends
  • Adelson Family Foundation
  • Adventus Foundation
  • The Steve M. Agin Memorial Fund
  • Bonnie and Charles Alter
  • Andrea and Robert Andersen
  • Monica and Scott Anderson
  • Pauline Arama-Olsten and Stuart Olsten
  • Lisa and Arvindh Balakrishnan
  • Margot and Michael Benstock
  • Angela and Robert Biggar
  • Amy Black
  • Jay Bloom
  • Irene Bloomstein
  • Edith C. Blum Foundation, Inc.
  • E. Alan Boettcher CRAT
  • Judi and Phil Bounsall
  • Ethel Wilson Bowles and Robert Bowles Memorial Fund
  • The Brewer Family Foundation
  • The Brooks Family Foundation
  • Nancy and Howard Brown
  • Penny Bursch-Johnson and Dan Johnson
  • Burton Family Foundation
  • Johanna and Ryan Caplan
  • Becky and Chris Collette
  • Sally E. Connolly
  • The Leon and Toby Cooperman Family Foundation
  • Kitty and Ander Crenshaw
  • Carolyn and John Crosson
  • Clara and Brian Cruden
  • The Cundiff and Walton Families
  • Angie David
  • The Derfner Foundation
  • Stephanie and Patrick F. Doyle Family
  • Peter C. Dozzi Family Foundation 
  • The Samuel R. Dweck Foundation and the Elno Family Foundation
  • Greg Eble/Petromart Memorial Foundation
  • The Elkins Foundation
  • Engelstad Family Foundation
  • Linn and Jonathan Epstein
  • The Epstein Family
  • Amy Fein
  • Finkelstein Family Foundation
  • Flowerree Foundation
  • Gordon Ford
  • Allyson and Bill Fox
  • Frankel Health and Research Foundation
  • Morris and Gertrude Furman Foundation & Robert and Barbara Murray
  • Lauren and Steven Geduld
  • Dina and Donald Giancursio
  • Greg Gilbert
  • Lisa and Douglas Goldman Fund
  • Jodi and Allan Golotko
  • Steven Goodman
  • Diana Gordon and Alexander Tsigutkin
  • Lisa and Murry Gunty
  • Marie and Faheem Hasnain & the FAMM Foundation
  • Hellman Foundation Fund
  • The Herrick Family
  • Robert B. Hinton, Jr.
  • Rochelle and David Hirsch 
  • Tina Hoffman and Geoffrey Schechter
  • Kit and Robert Howard
  • Danielle and Adam Illfelder
  • Alissa and Joel Isaacson
  • Maria and Dean Jacobsen 
  • Jeff Jonas
  • Lisa and Norman Judah
  • Sandra and Jeffrey J. Justin
  • Marcia and Ned Kaplin
  • Judi and Joey Karas
  • Karen and Steven Kay 
  • The Louis J. and June E. Kay Foundation, Inc.
  • Leslie and Sean Kelley
  • Susie and Michael Kerr
  • Susan and Eugene Kestenbaum
  • Kathryn Kimball
  • F.M. Kirby Foundation
  • Koret Foundation
  • Kritchman Family Foundation Inc
  • Virginia and David Lebioda
  • Barbara and Matt LePage
  • Stefanie and David Levenson
  • Bryna Litchman and Arthur Epstein
  • Sheila and Jim Mallahan
  • Marshall Family Philanthropic Fund
  • Sari Mass and David Orentreich 
  • McCready Family
  • John P. McGovern Foundation
  • Robert H. McLaughlin
  • The Robert and Janice McNair Foundation
  • Lara Englebardt Metz and Cory Metz
  • Marcia & Mark Miller Family Foundation
  • Sara Miller Family Foundation
  • Edward D. & Anna Mitchell Family Foundation
  • Pam and Jeff Mittleman
  • Tammy and Joe Monk
  • Alice Mortenson
  • Kate and David Mortenson
  • David and Linda Moscow Foundation
  • Juliet Moser and Ben Darnell
  • The Donald R. Mullen Family Foundation, Inc.
  • Nagin Family Foundation & Francine and Laurance Nagin
  • Elyse and Michael Newhouse 
  • Diane and Robert Noelke
  • Lauren and Nick Oschman
  • Carole A. Ostroff
  • Patriarch Family Foundation
  • Gail and Berndt Perl
  • Carroll and Robert Pierce
  • Lauren and Joseph Pizza
  • Robert Van Pulley and Family
  • Nancy and Jon Pundyk
  • Mary and Bruce Rabiner
  • Ed Rachal Foundation
  • Mary L Riordan Revocable Living Trust DTD 10/27/00
  • Phyllis and Sidney Rodbell
  • Marcia Rolfe-Mishaan and Richard Mishaan
  • Carolyn and Marc Rowan
  • Diane and James Rowen
  • Dora and Steve Rubin
  • Lauren and Mark Rubin
  • Becky and Mark Russo
  • Jean Schepers
  • Dr. Ellen Scherl and the NewYork-Presbyterian Jill Roberts Center
  • Bern Schwartz Family Foundation
  • Ellen and Steven M. Shapiro
  • Cynthia and Bruce Sherman
  • Karen and Gary Singer
  • Iris and Michael Smith
  • Kristina and Paul Somerville
  • Elisabeth Straus
  • Michele Sweetwood
  • Linda Tallen & David Paul Kane Educational and Research Foundation
  • Flora L. Thornton Foundation
  • Stephanie and Frank Tsuru
  • Carmella and Peter Tully 
  • Stephanie and Michael Van Daele
  • Troy Vollertsen
  • Cathy Weil
  • Cathy and Allan Weiss
  • Rebecca and Terry Wiler
  • Laura and Jon Wilson
  • Georgene and Steven Winick
  • Faith and David Workman
  • Anonymous (7)

Planned Giving: Founders Society

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation greatly appreciates the generosity and foresight of individuals who have included the Foundation in their estate planning. If you have made estate plans that include the Foundation and would like to share with us, please contact Susan Carriker, director, national advancement & planned giving, at 252-597-5085 or [email protected].

Members
  • Ruth and Herman Albert
  • Isabel B. Anderson
  • Amber and Andrew Backhaus
  • Anushree Bag
  • Lois Bailey
  • Arnold Baker
  • Kevin Barnes
  • Joan Marie Beale
  • Gila Belsky and Alexander Modell
  • Grace Benedikt
  • Wendy and Philip Bentlif
  • Mary E. Berry
  • Drs. Meenakshi Bewtra and Rahul Kohli
  • Richard D. Bigham Jr.
  • Alicia and Tim Blank
  • Marilyn and Dave Blood
  • Rhonda L. Bolding
  • John Bolger
  • Linda Bolger
  • Laurie S. Borman
  • Susan and John Borzenski
  • Judi and Phil Bounsall
  • Mikel and Bryce Breitenstein
  • Jill Brenneman
  • Larry Britsman
  • Dona M. Browne
  • Rona Budovitch
  • Lander Burr
  • Penny Bursch-Johnson and Dan Johnson
  • Chuck Calman
  • Julio Canas
  • Joan Canfield
  • Patricia Carney
  • Susan and Daniel Carr
  • Krista Castell
  • Robert Checchio
  • Jennifer Christensen
  • Dennis Ciccone
  • Laura Clifford
  • Allison Coffey and Michael Ogrysko
  • Alex Cohen
  • Sue Cohn and Scott Weinstein
  • Becky and Chris Collette
  • Ellen M. Collins
  • Phil Conley
  • Earl Constantine
  • Emil L. Conti
  • Michelle Covington
  • Laura Cridlebaugh
  • Gerald Croan
  • Carolyn and John Crosson
  • Clara and Brian Cruden
  • Betsy and Phil Culberson
  • Mary Louise Davis
  • John Dayton
  • Marie De Barbieri
  • Martha and Dale Delano
  • Vera Deutsch
  • Cathy and Alessandro DiNello
  • Kathryn Dins
  • Rhondell and Glenn Domilici
  • Virginia and Kenneth Dunst
  • Georgette Edkins
  • Irene and Bernard Eizen
  • Karen English
  • Mary Jane Evans
  • Tolulope Falaiye and Daniel White, Jr.
  • Joann Feingold
  • Karen M. Findora
  • Amy Finkelstein
  • Alan B. Finn
  • Carmen and Dean Fiorelli
  • Elise Foland
  • Evelyn Fox
  • Martha S. Frank
  • William Frankenstein
  • Mary and Timothy Franklin
  • Linda Fraser
  • Michele Freadman
  • Daniel Friedrich
  • Diane Froot
  • Brenda Fudell
  • Patty and Alex Funderburg
  • Nicole Gagnon
  • Arlene Galbert
  • Gary Garfield
  • Robert B. Garman
  • Roslyn Gayler
  • Deborah and Vance Gibbs
  • Annette Gillman
  • Deborah P. Goldberg
  • Diane and Donald Goldfarb
  • Steven G. Goodman
  • Mona M. Gordon
  • Randi B. Gordon
  • Miriam Gottlibb
  • Julie Grable
  • Martina Gramer
  • Debbie and Greg Greenberg
  • Marcia Greenburg Davis
  • Lorri Greif
  • Marlene J. Gronholz
  • Myrtle and Stanley Gross
  • Fanny Gruszecki
  • Paulette and Donald Gutt
  • Jill and Michael Hainkel
  • Bruce Hartzmark
  • Judy Hauser
  • Mary Sue and Robert Hawk
  • Daniel L. Hawkins
  • Barbara L. Heidecker
  • Paula and Gary Hilbert
  • Deanne Hill
  • Ralph D. Hillman
  • Herbert Hirsch
  • Ellen Marcia Hochberg
  • Hanna L. Hombordy
  • Nancy and William Homeyer
  • Celia J. Honig
  • Seanna Hunt
  • Lillian A. Ives
  • Kathryn Ann Jacklin
  • Catherine and Brandon Johnson
  • Juanita C. Johnson
  • Wendy Johnson
  • Krissy Jones
  • Sharon and Sanford Kahn
  • Jeanette Kaplowitz
  • David Kaufman
  • Dawne and Mark Kaufman
  • June and Louis Kay
  • Harriet Keir-Klein
  • Millicent Kellner
  • Beth King
  • Michele Kissous-Hunt and Daniel Hunt
  • Steve R. Koonin
  • Mary Lou and Don Kortz
  • Julie and Michael Koss
  • Robert P. Kovitz
  • Jill and Kurtis Krentz
  • Eric A. Landau
  • Renee Landau
  • Gloria Langos
  • Patricia Lapedus
  • Karen LaRocca
  • Irma S. Leon
  • Marian F. Leonard
  • Robert M. Levi
  • Helen Levin
  • Judith Ludwig Levine
  • Shelly and Ronald Levy
  • Michael Libys
  • David Ligerman
  • David Linemeyer
  • Lucia A. Loding
  • Linda E. Long
  • Adeline Luckman
  • Juanita and Roger Ludke
  • Harvey S. Luterman
  • Rusty Maddox
  • Theodora Mahoney
  • Gus Mancuso
  • Patricia Mann
  • Marc Marasco
  • Margaret Marasco
  • Edna Marcus
  • Carolyn Martin
  • Thomas G. Martin
  • Patti M. Masarek
  • Dorothy McElroy
  • Barbara and Bruce McLoughlin
  • Nancy J. McNabb
  • Henry J. Meyer
  • Jacquelin Mittal
  • Shelby Modell
  • Tammy and Joe Monk
  • Cynthia and John Monter
  • Noel Moore
  • J. Roger Morrison
  • Martha Morrison
  • Ann Moslowitz
  • Pattie Moxham-Fisher and Michael Fisher
  • Philip S. Muller 
  • Charles R. Munsey
  • Joan and Mark Murray
  • Barbara and Robert Murray
  • Marcy and Jeremy Nanus
  • Helen B. Nelsen
  • Laurel Nelson-King
  • Barbara and Bob Neider
  • Rose Marie Nilsson
  • Agnes E. Nixon
  • NLA Irrevocable Trust
  • Chase Nordlund
  • Debra and Peter O'Connor
  • Jeana and Paul Ogren
  • Maria Oliva-Hemker
  • Jennifer O'Neill and Evan McCormack
  • Annclaire Oscar
  • Carole A. Ostroff
  • Sarah-Katharine Owen
  • Gilbert Pallen
  • Renee F. Parente
  • Faye C. Parham
  • Gilbert B. Pauley
  • Santos G. Perez
  • Phyllis and Melvin Persicketti
  • Neil Pessin
  • Oscar E. Peterson
  • George Pierson
  • Christine Pitt
  • Kathryn Pizza
  • Michelle and Mark Plostock
  • Christine Pollock
  • Evelyn Pope
  • Mark C. Pope III
  • Rufus Porter
  • Janet and Elvin Price
  • Tulin and Van Pulley
  • Rex H. Rathbun
  • Rosalyn C. Richman
  • William F. Ringier
  • Mary L. Riordan Revocable Living Trust
  • Carol and Seymour Roberts
  • Robin M. Roger
  • Marc Rosen
  • Mona J. Rosenberg
  • Joan and Steve Rosenfeld
  • Susan and Joel Rosh
  • Warren Ross
  • Cynthia Roth
  • Ana Lyn Rowlands
  • Carol and Arnold Rudoff
  • Aimee and Frank Russomano
  • Brenda Ruthizer and Terry O'Hara
  • Selma P. Ryave
  • Carolyn W. Sampson
  • Judy and Richard Saphir
  • Linda and George Saunders
  • Roberta Schecter
  • Deborah Schenker
  • Lisa and Mark Schneider
  • Ronald M. Schwartz
  • Frank Scottie
  • Sally and Larry Sears
  • Wesley C. Seat
  • Carol and Robert Sexton
  • Franette Sheinwald
  • Nettie R. Silverman
  • Lanie and Gary Sinderbrand
  • Susan Sivitz
  • Betty Smith
  • Judith A. Smith
  • George W. Smyth
  • Kim and Scott Snapper
  • Efim Sobol
  • Sheldon Sokol
  • Pip Spandorfer
  • John S. Spiecker
  • Pam A. Staats
  • Sylvia D. Steinbrock
  • Bonnie and Andrew Stern
  • Barbara Wolfe Stern
  • Christine Stewart and Craig Fahnestock 
  • Rebecca and Eric Stone
  • Beverly Taubel
  • Jane and Kenneth Thomas
  • John B. Thompson, II
  • Catherine A. Thomson
  • Jacqueline-Ann Tibbitts
  • Julie Townsend
  • Jeff Tupper
  • Donald L. Van Ingen
  • Lawrence Vandervoorn
  • Salvatore Varveri
  • Kathryn Vaughan
  • Helene and Joseph Victor
  • Sara Jane and Martin Victor
  • Cynthia and Bruce Wagner
  • Laura I. Walker
  • Jeffrey Ward and Michael Klein
  • Rene Warren
  • Judith and Arie Weissman
  • Bob Whinehold
  • Ray Whitaker
  • Marilyn and John Whitcher
  • Nancy A. Wiltgen
  • Linda Windsor
  • John W. Wine
  • Mark S. Yanochko
  • Jodi and Charles Yellen
  • Phoebe and Charles Yochim
  • Anonymous (13)

Corporate Supporters

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation is proud to recognize the generosity of corporations around the world for supporting programs in research and patients and professional education as well as a host of events in communities nationwide. We thank these companies for joining with us in the battle against inflammatory bowel diseases.

Visionaries
  • AbbVie
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Eli Lilly & Company
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc.
  • Janssen Biotech Inc.
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
Innovators
  • Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. 
  • Mortenson Construction
  • Pfizer, Inc.
Pioneers
  • Adaptive Biotechnologies
  • Bristol Myers Squibb Company
  • Genentech, Inc.
  • UnitedHealth Group, Inc.
Champions
  • Amgen, Inc.
  • Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Artizan Biosciences, Inc.
  • RC Andersen, LLC
  • Georgia Pacific Corporation
  • Poo~Pourri
  • US HealthConnect
Friends
  • Bank of America
  • BCL-Operations LLC
  • Brown and Brown Insurance of Nevada
  • Chanel, Inc.
  • Christian Dior, Inc.
  • Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. 
  • The Durst Organization L.P.
  • Edmunds GovTech
  • Gates Ventures
  • Gossamer Bio
  • Gotham Technology Group, LLC
  • HEB Grocery Company LP
  • Insperity
  • Integrative Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Intercontinental Real Estate Corp-OP
  • IVXPress Inc
  • Medtronic PLC
  • Microsoft
  • MNGI Digestive Health
  • Omnicom Media Group
  • Postgraduate Institute For Medicine, Inc.
  • Roeslein
  • Saatchi & Saatchi X, Inc
  • Sangamo Therapeutics, Inc.
  • Seres Therapeutics, Inc.
  • United HealthCare Sys Inc
  • UPMC
  • Valero
Media Partners
  • Captivate
  • FCB Health
  • Outcome Health
  • Patient Point
  • Reach MD
  • WebMD