Pam Shlemon - Executive Director

Pam has over 25 years of management, operational and strategic planning experience. As President and Executive Director, Ms. Shlemon plays a critical role in shaping the Foundation’s research strategy, as well as establishing a multidisplinary team of scientific experts who will assist the Foundation in achieving their mission.  She advises on strategic and programmatic direction and spearheads the Foundation’s fundraising programs.  Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Shlemon was the Regional Vice President for ChartOne, a national leader in technology solutions for the healthcare industry.

Angela Nevel - Sr. Administrative Assistant

Angela provides administrative support to the foundation staff and Board members, handles educational and research programs for the Foundation, and performs general office tasks. Prior to joining the staff of the foundation, Angela worked as the Executive Administrative Assistant at INDECK. She holds a B.A. from National Louis University.

Marlene Dodinval - Sr. Program Coordinator

Marlene manages the Peripheral Neuropathy Research Registry, has oversight of the planning and implementation of our international research symposium, and coordinates the activities of our national support groups and many aspects of communication and engagement with our members and constituents.  Prior to joining the Foundation Marlene was Regional Director for a national nonprofit membership and advocacy organization doing outreach and fundraising.  Marlene also had a successful corporate career having worked for a large consulting company, a two small startups managing key business processes.