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National Board of Directors

The National Board of Directors helps chart the
Make-A-Wish® mission and vision.

It selects, evaluates and supports the president and chief executive officer for Make-A-Wish. The board also protects the organization's assets, enhances its public standing, ensures accountability, maintains legal integrity and assesses its own performance.
David Clark

David M. Clark

Chair
Chief People Officer, Amicus Therapeutics
Home State: Florida

DIRECTOR MEMBERS

George Barrios

George A. Barrios

Co-President, World Wrestling Entertainment
Home State: Connecticut

Chris Beard

Chris Beard

Chief Executive Officer & Member of the Board of Directors, Mozilla
Home State: California

Berle

Dolf A. Berle

CEO, Topgolf Entertainment Group and Topgolf USA
Home State: Texas

Carlos Cata

Carlos F. Catá

Managing Partner, Caldwell Partners
Home State: Illinois

Bob Chapek

Bob Chapek

Chairman, Disney Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products
Home State: California

Doug Eckrote

Doug Eckrote

Senior Vice President of Small Business Sales and ecommerce, CDW
Home State: Illinois

Keri Gohman

Keri Gohman

President, Xero Americas
Home State: Colorado

Hall

Derrick Hall

President & Chief Executive Officer, Arizona Diamondbacks
Home State: Arizona

G.J. Hart

G.J. Hart

CEO, Torchy's Tacos
Home State: California

Cheryl Heinonen

Cheryl Heinonen

Executive Vice President, Corporate Communications, Macy’s Inc.
Home State: New York

Shar Heslam

Sharlyn C. Heslam

Managing Director and General Counsel, Berkshire Partners LLC
Home State: Massachusetts

Hidalgo

Joaquin Hidalgo

Former President, Nike North America
Home State: Oregon

Steven Izen

Steven Izen

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Lokai
Home State: New York

Dr. Sachin Jain

Dr. Sachin Jain

President & CEO, Anthem’s CareMore Health System
Home State: California

Rob Lloyd

Rob Lloyd

Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer, GameStop
Home State: Texas

Spencer Neumann

Spencer A. Neumann

Chief Financial Officer, Netflix
Home State: California

Linda Rutherford

Linda Rutherford

Senior Vice President & Chief Communications Officer, Southwest Airlines
Home State: Texas

Randall E. "Randy" Sloan

Randall E. Sloan

Former Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer, Southwest Airlines
Home State: Texas

Nancy Vitale

Nancy Vitale

Senior Vice President and North American Head of Human Resources, Genentech, Inc.
Home State: California

Connie Weaver

Constance K. Weaver

Former Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, TIAA
Home State: Connecticut

James R. Wilkinson

James R. Wilkinson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, TrailRunner International
Home State: California

Xavier Williams

Xavier Williams

President of Public Sector and Wholesale Solutions, AT&T
Home State: Texas

Don Yaeger, Jr.

Don Yaeger Jr.

Award Winning Keynote Speaker, Business Leadership Coach, New York Times Best-Selling Author and Longtime Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated
Home State: Florida

NON-VOTING ADVISORY MEMBERS

Dr. Jeremy Edwards

Dr. Jeremy Edwards

Chief, Department of Pediatrics and Chief, Palliative Medicine, Tripler Army Medical Center
Home State: Hawaii

Pam Keough

Pam Keough

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish Connecticut

Jared Perry

Jared Perry

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish Utah
Home State: Utah

Elizabeth Reich

Elizabeth Reich

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish Arizona
Home State: Arizona

Billi Jo Zielinski

Billi Jo Zielinski

President & Chief Executive Officer, Make-A-Wish North Dakota
Home State: North Dakota