Welcome Newly-Elected Community Board Members!


The JDRF Mid-Atlantic chapter is delighted to welcome its newly-elected community board members beginning July 1st. The Board of Directors is committed to serving as champions for JDRF’s vision and mission – accelerating the development of cures and to create new treatments and technologies to keep people with T1D as healthy as possible until we do. They play a pivotal role in cultivating meaningful connections for JDRF that proactively drive fundraising to fulfill JDRF’s mission. Please welcome: 


DC Community Board:

Joe Aiken
Owner and CPA, Aiken & Company, PC
Fairfax, VA

Tom Manatos
Vice President of Government Relations, Spotify
Founder and CEO, TomManatosJobs
Bethesda, MD 

Dr. Brynn Marks
Endocrinologist and Physician Researcher, Children’s National Hospital 
Washington, DC 

Tim Ryan
Executive Vice President, Weber Shandwick
Washington, DC 

Caroline Springer
Assistant Dean, Graduate Career Services at Georgetown 
University Law Center
Chevy Chase, MD 

Shalyce Tyson
Owner and Content Creator, Shalyce Tyson Enterprises
Owner, Lead Planner and Designer, Sensational Soirees
HR Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau
Waldorf, MD 

Michelle Whitaker
T1D Champion
Falls Church, VA


Maryland Community Board: 

Dave Boyd
Chief Operating Officer at Applied Insight LLC
Fulton, MD 

Alan Weiss
2VP, Technology at Travelers
Baltimore, MD 

Ryan White
Data Architect at FEI Systems
Baltimore, MD

Dr. Risa Wolf
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD 

Virginia Community Board: 

Heather Kennedy Carr
Virginia Beach, VA

For a full list of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter Board of Directors, please view here.