Board of Directors

Our experienced Board of Directors is responsible for defining the mission and implementing the vision of our organization. They are also the governing body that ensures we are meeting the legal & professional commitments as defined in our articles of incorporation. Rare Kids Network is well positioned to serve children with rare illnesses because of the commitment of the following professionals:

  • Chair:  Patricia Redding, CEO & Founder — Rare Kids Network, Inc.
  • Treasurer: Nicholas Goodman, Partner — Baker Tilly
  • Kathy Harbold , Senior Vice President — Eagle Bank
  • William Judd, FACHE, Chief Operating Officer — Pediatric Specialists of Virginia
  • Kristina Leighty, Senior Vice President — MGAC
  • Laura Evans Manatos, President & Founder – Laura Evans Media
  • Ryan McKenzie, Vice President – Clark Construction Group
  • Rebecca Miller, MS, CGC – Inova Translational Medicine Institute
  • Natasha Shur, MD, Clinical Geneticist – Rare Disease Institute, Children’s National Health System
  • Enyonam-Enya Tetteh, M.Div, Staff Chaplain —  Inova Women’s & Children’s Hospital