Staff

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 team of research experts who’s in the field and collaboration 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.

Danielle Carpenter

Danielle provides administrative support to the foundation staff and Board members, performs general office tasks and special projects. Prior to joining the staff of the foundation, Danielle worked as Production and Circulation Coordinator at Remarkable Woman Magazine. She holds a BS in Communication Studies from Illinois State University.

Brenda Navik, Research & Educational Program Consultant

Brenda consults on research and educational programs for the Foundation. With 13 years of management and operational experience and prior to joining the Foundation as the Sr. Program Coordinator, Ms. Navik was the the Project Coordinator for The Charmm’d Foundation.