The Stroke Support Association’s Advisory Board is comprised of health care professionals, volunteers from the community, stroke survivors and family members.
Board Officers & Staff
President: Diane Vasquez, Esq., MA, JD
Treasurer: Lynne Finley, MA, MS
Secretary: Jean Bowles, BA
Executive Director: Christine Escalona, MPH
Joyce Block- Miller, MA CCC
Jane Clause, Psy. D
Bill Frink, MSW
Ruth Hayes, Ed. D.
Gary Huffman, BA
Lisa Marlia, DPT
Lois Mosing, MS
Denise Shiozawa, BA
Angie West, Program Director Neuroscience/Stroke
Long Beach Memorial
Lauri Young, BA
Associate Board Members
Kathy Berry, Executive Director, Long Beach Police Foundation
Jeffrey Saver, MD, FAHA, FAAN, Professor of Neurology Director, UCLA Stroke Center
Marianne Simpson, MA/CCC
Paul Smith, M.D.
Jeffrey Webster, Ph.D. Psychology Service — V.A. Medical Center