Advisory Board

Unrelenting advocates for newborns & families. It’s due time.

Executive Director and Co-Founder
Jim Bialick

Chair of the Board
Annamarie Saarinen

Newborn Coalition Advisory Board

  • Dale Alverson, MD, President, American Telemedicine Association
  • Monique Bowersox, CRNA, Mayo Clinic, American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Board
  • Kris Huson, Children’s Cancer Research Fund
  • John Feikema, President, VisionShare
  • Theodore Thompson, MD, Fairview, Chief of Pediatric Services, Associate Head for Education and Community Programs, Medical Director of Outreach, University of Minnesota
  • Darshak Sanghavi, MD, Chief of Pediatric Cardiology, U Mass
  • Lazaros Kochilas, MD, University of Minnesota, Pediatric Cardiology, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Jim Bialick, Executive Director
  • Annamarie Saarinen, 1in100
  • Brent Gendleman, President/CEO, 5am Solutions
  • Joel White, Executive Director, Health IT Now! Coalition
  • Mona Barmash, The Congenital Health Information Network (TCHIN)
  • US Congresswoman Betty McCollum, MN 4th
  • Sheri Crow, M.D., Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  • Lee Olson, Chief Information Security Officer, Mayo Clinic