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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.

Greenwich, CT

Todd and Julie Mendik

Bethesda, MD

Mark and Sarah Clauss

Raleigh, NC

Walter and Debbi Clarke

South Orange, NJ

Todd Gomez and Janis Smith-Gomez

New York, NY

Ed and Etsuko Newman

Manhasset, NY

Chris and Grace Mahler

Syosset, NY

Jacob and Maxine Oresky

Telford, PA

Floyd and Vivian Herman

Lynchburg, VA

Brian and Kathleen Mitchell



Cullman, AL

Vincent and Brooke Desnoes

Madison. AL

Judise Harris Lanier

Mountain Brook, AL

Martin and Angie Jones

Rogers, AR

Gregg and Jaci Uecker

Boca Raton, FL

Michael and Niki Wilson

Miami, FL

John and Sara Fumagalli

Bernie and Kerri Egozi

Tallahassee, FL

David and Lori Lawson

Alpharetta, GA

Jamie and Kimberly Pleasant

PAFA Co-Chairs

Atlanta, GA

Ronit Walker and Matthew Bronfman

Conyers, GA

Charles and Felicia Hardnett

Rome, GA

Cyndi Wood

Smyrna, GA

Jeffrey and Roseann Gapusan


Raleigh, NC

Walter and Debbi Clarke

Surfside Beach, SC

Dennis and Pam Jordan

Brentwood, TN

Todd and Kathryn Lilly

Franklin, TN

Curtis and Alice Finn





Highland Park, IL

Todd and Lisa Fishbein

Jim and Krista Hanson

Fishers, IN

Shaun and Shants Hart

Birmingham, MI

Frank and Maria Angileri

Granville, OH

Mark and Mia Law


Dallas, TX

Kit and Nora Caldwell

Chris and KT Crocker

Aggie Landry

Nicholas and Stacey McCord

Houston, TX

Gentry and Amy Hughes Lee

Plano, TX

Fred and Amy Villa



Orinda, CA

Greig and Sally Lagomarsino

Larkspur, CA

Keao and Carolyn Caindec

Woodside, CA

John and Amy Underwood

Ashland, OR

Ray Kistler