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PAFA Board

Parents and Family Association Board are invited ambassadors of the parent community representing the four undergraduate schools, class years, and regions. Our primary mission is to provide a communications link between Vanderbilt parents and the University. Working with the University to support Vanderbilt’s commitment to the interdisciplinary research enterprise and inclusive excellence.

PAFA Board Members

Please use the map below to view a listing of all current PAFA Board members.

Darien, CT

Mike and Lisa Rintoul

Greenwich, CT

Todd and Julie Mendik

Manhasset, NY

Chris and Grace Mahler

New York, NY

Ed and Etsuko Newman

Pleasantville, NY

Michael and Lisa Pfeffer

Rye, NY

John and Cheryl Hunt

Telford, PA

Floyd and Vivian Herman

Villanova, PA 

Jason and Suzanne Reisman



Mountain Brook, AL

Martin and Angie Jones

Betsy Reynolds

Miami, FL

John and Sara Fumagalli

Parkland, FL

David and Danielle Schneid

Winter Park, FL

Bill and Jennifer Finfrock

Alpharetta, GA

Jamie and Kimberly Pleasant

Conyers, GA

Charles and Felicia Hardnett

Evans, GA

Brandon and Jennifer Jaremski

Paducah, KY

Steve and Robin Christmas

New Orleans, LA

Erik and Jenny Sundell

Durham, NC

Carline Jules

Charlotte, NC

Kym and Scott Furney

Brentwood, TN

Mark and Kelli Nelson

Franklin, TN

Curtis and Alice Finn

Nashville, TN

Clark and Elizabeth Akers

Patrick and Mariesa Snell



Deerfield, IL

Mark and Julie Buranosky

Highland Park, IL

Richard Tannenbaum and Ellen Distelheim

Todd and Lisa Fishbein

Fishers, IN

Shaun and Shants Hart

Birmingham, MI

Frank and Maria Angileri

Granville, OH

Mark and Mia Law


Albuquerque, NM

Kit and Nora Caldwell

Dallas, TX

Chris and KT Crocker

Kurt and Terri Johnson

Fort Worth, TX

David Hood

Houston, TX

Michael and Lisa Heim

Missouri City, TX

Adebayo and Olawunmi Akinpelu

North Richland Hills, TX

Teresa Hood

Plano, TX

Fred and Amy Villa



Woodside, CA

John and Anne Macdonald - PAFA Co-Chairs

Amy and John Underwood

Ashland, OR

Ray Kistler

Seattle, WA

Mark and Ivor Horn