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Staff Directory

 We are here to help.  The best way to get in touch with SMFM staff is via email.  Note: our phone numbers recently changed, so please update your contacts accordingly. 

Senior Executive Team

 Matt Granato, LLM, MBA, Chief Executive Officer
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6585 
 Let me help you with: strategy, operations, and leadership; feedback, suggestions, and concerns on member programs  and initiatives; international and affinity organization partnerships.

 Rachelle Fondaw, MBA, Chief Learning Officer
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6343
 Let me help you with: in-person and online education, professional development.

 Julie Miller, Chief Relationship Officer
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6352
 Let me help you with: member programs, products, and services; member volunteerism; industry relations and  opportunities, including advertising, sponsorship, and exhibits.

 Daniel O'Keeffe, MD,* Executive Vice President
 Phone: + 1 (602) 791-0176
 Let me help you with: telemedicine, leadership, vendor relations, and the business of MFM.

 Kathryn Schubert, MPP, Chief Advocacy Officer
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6122
 Let me help you with: advocacy; federal and state government relations; health policy; legislation; and government and  policy stakeholder coalition building.


 Christopher Coleman, PMPProject Manager 
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6346
 Let me help you with: SMFM database and IT projects; and online member education programs.

 Debbie Gardner, Executive Assistant to Dan O'Keeffe
 Phone: +1 (480) 272-7935
 Let me help you with: career opportunity postings and mailing list inquiries; scheduling and administrative matters for  Dr. O'Keeffe.

 Tim Heinle, Member Services Manager
Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6353
 Let me help you with: membership benefits, subscriptions, dues renewals, and online accounts.

 Michelle Lax, Finance Manager 
 Phone : +1 (202) 517-6626
 Let me help you with: payments, reimbursements, and general accounting issues.

 Terri Mobley, CMP, Director, Meetings and Events
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6345
 Let me help you with: Annual Meeting programming and management, and live educational event logistics.

 Kathleen Scogna,* Editorial Coordinator
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-7039
 Let me help you with: editorial support for SMFM publications and online patient education.

 Jessica Sheehan, Senior Executive Assistant 
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6595
 Let me help you with: scheduling and administrative matters for Matt Granato.

 Kara Shumaker, Events and Exhibits Coordinator
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6563
 Let me help you with: Annual Meeting and live event educational event registration, refunds, and cancellations;    processing resource orders.

 Beth Steele, Director, Publications and Practice Guidelines
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-7029
 Let me help you with: publications and guidelines, clinical guidelines development, clinical content, and patient  education.

 Kerri Wade, MPA, Director of Communications
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-6121
 Let me help with you with: press inquiries, website content, social media, Special Delivery member newsletter,  and  position statements.

Open Positions                

Foundation for SMFM
The Foundation for SMFM (formerly the Pregnancy Foundation) was created to support the development of research and  educational opportunities in maternal-fetal medicine. The Foundation receives support from SMFM members, Corporate Council members, patients, and the public in order to support fundamental research in maternal-fetal medicine, develop cutting edge clinical skills of MFM specialists, provide a mentoring program to future leaders in MFM, and fund opportunities for global health fellowships among SMFM members.

 Michele Prince, MS, CGC, Executive Director
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-7068
 Let me help you with: charitable donations, applications for scholarships or grants, and all other Foundation matters.

 Michelle DiVito, RN, MSN,* Scholars Program Coordinator 
 Phone: + 1 (202) 517-7094
 Let me help you with: the Scholars Program.

* Please note that these staff members work a reduced number of hours and may not be able to respond to inquiries right away.

We regret that the SMFM Headquarters is not staffed to provide responses to inquiries about specific medical conditions or treatments.

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