President's Message

by Barry Kahn, President - Illinois Chapter

From the Autumn 2004 issue of Hopes & Dreams, newsletter of the Illinois Chapter, Huntington's Disease Society of America.

The start of our fiscal year, October 1, 2004, brings with it the expectation of a Center of Excellence for our HD patients and their families as well as a full schedule of events to raise funds for research, family services and education.

Our Officers and Board of Directors for the coming year are as follows:

Barry Kahn – President
Stephen Clingerman, PhD. – Vice President
Charlotte Rybarcyzk – Treasurer
Dave Hodgson – Secretary

Board Members
Pat Govas
Marilyn Kahn
Gus Marchetti
Clarence Wiese
Sharon Wiese

Anyone interested in a Board position or Committee position, please contact any officers or board member – we can certainly use your help.

We have an aggressive Business Plan for the coming year that consists of the following events:

Again, anyone interested in helping with any of these events, please contact any board member.

A big thank you to last year’s officers and board members, as well as Maryann Moynihan, our Newsletter Chairperson, for a job well done.

We have a big challenge ahead of us this year. Please support us in our efforts, for we will all benefit.


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Created: Nov. 6, 2004
Last updated: Nov. 14, 2010