Board of Directors
Rick Seiden has been involved with NPF for over three decades. Elected to the board of directors in 2002, Seiden served a two-year term as chair beginning in July 2009, and was re-elected to the board in 2015. He currently serves on the advocacy, audit, compensation, executive, governance, research and finance committees. Seiden, who has psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, has been an NPF advocate before Congress and the U.S. National Institutes of Health, and served a three year term on the advisory council to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases. Seiden is a retired attorney and lives in Manhattan Beach, California, with his wife.