Leadership Team

Randy Beranek

President and CEO

Randy Beranek joined the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) as its President and CEO in 2008, bringing with him more than two decades of executive-level experience in the national, nonprofit health industry.

Leah McCormick Howard, J.D.

Chief Operating Officer

Leah McCormick Howard, J.D., joined the National Psoriasis Foundation in 2012. As NPF’s first Chief Operating Officer, Howard provides the strategic direction, vision and leadership to Foundation mission-related functions of government relations and advocacy, marketing and communications, and patient services (education, volunteer outreach and the NPF Patient Navigation Center).

Stacie Bell, Ph.D.

Chief Scientific and Medical Officer

Stacie Bell, Ph.D., joined the National Psoriasis Foundation in 2018 and serves as the Chief Scientific and Medical Officer.

John Rogacki

Vice President, Finance and Operations

John Rogacki joined NPF in 2020.  He is responsible for providing vision, leadership, and overall management of financial-related activities, as well as overseeing business operations that include Information Technology (IT), Human Resources (HR), Mail Center, and facilities management.

Justin Beland

Vice President, Government Relations & Advocacy

Justin Beland joined NPF in May, 2021. In this role he directs the overall supervision, planning, organization and coordination of the Foundation’s government relations and advocacy programs, including oversight of the advocacy network. Beland brings to the role more than 15 years of experience working with both patient and provider organizations on state and federal lobbying, government relations, and advocacy.

Kris Bockmier

Vice President, Field Operations

Kris Bockmier joined NPF in 2014. She is responsible for the oversight, leadership and direction of NPF’s field operations, including revenue generation.

Andrea Clay

Director of Corporate Partnerships

Andrea Clay joined the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) as its Director of Corporate Partnerships in 2021.

Jackie Domire

Director, Research & Medical Affairs

Jackie has transformed our Grants and Fellowships program introducing new procedures for system management, review, metrics for evaluation and contracting.

Jessica Moran-MacAleese

Director of Individual Giving

Jessica Moran-MacAleese joined NPF in 2020. She is responsible for NPF’s individual giving program, digital fundraising, membership and federated giving.

Jane Slayden

Director of Patient Services

Jane Slayden joined NPF in 2019. She is responsible for the Patient Navigation Center, the outreach department and health education materials.

Katherine Southwick

Interim Director of Marketing and Communications

Katherine Southwick joined NPF in 2016. She is responsible for all communications functions at NPF.

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The National Psoriasis Foundation Board of Directors is comprised of members who are volunteers from the community.

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