The Board Members of the Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia are volunteers dedicated to helping Georgians with epilepsy and seizure disorders. If you are interested in becoming a member of the Board, please contact us at [email protected].

2021 - 2022

Doug Miller, Citizens Bank

Jonathan Terry, UPS Capital

Executive Committee Members
James Hlavenka, UCB, Inc.
Amber Park, Willis Towers Watson

Past President
James McAlpin, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Professional Advisory Board Chair
Lawrence Seiden, MD, MS Center of Atlanta

2021 - 2022

Allison Affleck, Affleck & Gordon
Allison Bacon, IBM
Brad Gibbs, Arkema
Wilson Glover, Glover Telecom Consulting
Diane Lechter
Lisa Millard, DHL Express
Kim Moran, UCB, Inc.
Bernard Reynolds, TrueNorth Strategies
Brian Reynolds, Chatham Capital
Claudia Woodruff

Board Member Emeritus
John P. Bailey
Pete Graybill
Lemuel Horton
Darrell Mays
James H. Murphy


The Professional Advisory Board (PAB) are volunteers who provide the foundation specialized guidance relating to Georgians with epilepsy and seizure disorders. If you are interested in becoming a member of the PAB, please contact us at [email protected].

PAB Chair
Lawrence Seiden, MD – MS Center of Atlanta

Yvan Bamps, PhD – Emory University Rollins School of Public Health
Katie Bullinger, MD/PhD, Emory University, Epilepsy Center
Raymond Cheng, MD – ASCEND Pediatric Neurology
Joshua Chern, MD – Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Raymond Dingledine, PhD – Emory University School of Medicine, Pharmacology
Fariba Farhidvash, MD – Piedmont Healthcare
Edward Faught, MD – Emory University, Epilepsy Center
Thomas Holmes, MD – WellStar Neurology
Archana Koganti, MD – WellStar Neurology
Eliana Kovitch, NP – PANDA Neurology
Allison Little, PhD – UCB, Inc.
Rakale Quarells, PhD – Morehouse School of Medicine/Emory University
Tina Robinson, MD – The Southeast Permanente Medical Group
Andres Rodriguez-Ruiz, MD – Emory University, Epilepsy Center
Kelly Simontacchi, PhD – Brainstorm Medical Consulting
Danielle Underwood, NP – Piedmont Healthcare
Alisha Valdez, PharmD – UCB Inc.
Philip Webber, PhD – Eisai