Susan Sherman has been appointed the Executive Director for The LAM Foundation. The LAM Foundation is the global leader in the fight against Lymphangioleiomyomatosis (LAM) . The Foundation began in 1995 as a grass roots effort and has evolved into an organization that is described by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) as “a model for voluntary health agencies.” Headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio, the Foundation embodies all of the elements required to move LAM research from the laboratory to the clinic.
Susan is looking forward to utilizing her knowledge and past experiences in a meaningful way. Susan has contributed to the advancement of health and the healthcare industry for more than 20 years. Susan was the Executive Director at Health Partners Consulting which is the internal consulting unit for Catholic Health Partners, the largest health system in Ohio. In this role, she worked to help partners prepare changes related to healthcare reform. She loved her work leading a national nonprofit in the past, particularly related to women’s health. Previous to Health Partners, she was a Senior Consultant and Executive Coach for Brand Ubiquity for five years. She taught people about the drug development process and marketing strategies, often training physicians and researchers.
McIntyre Executive Search, a retained executive search firm, assisted The LAM Foundation’s search committee in the recruitment and selection of Susan Sherman.