Board & Staff

Chapter Advisory Board


Our board represents a cross-section of our community and is an advocate for the bleeding disorders community. The members work hard to ensure long-term sustainability of the organization so that the funds raised directly affect results.

President
Brandi Dawkins 

Vice President
Guadalupe Torres

Secretary
Sarah Hoover

Treasurer
Kim Luong Velasquez

Board Members
Miriam Calderon

 


Chapter Staff

Our staff is committed to make sure your voice is heard. If it concerns our cause, rest assured our staff is on it.

 

Betsy VanDeusen, Executive Director

Betsy joined the Chapter in Summer 2017. She brings experience in fundraising, direct service to youth, administration, special events and volunteer management. A big believer in giving back to the community, Betsy has served as an AmeriCorps Volunteer with City Year and Red Rock Rotary Club. Betsy holds a BA of Sociology from Colorado College and an MA in Public Service – Non Profit Management from Marquette University. In her spare time, Betsy enjoys spending time outdoors with her family hiking, backpacking, canoeing and camping.

702-564-4368 x 100
bvandeusen@hemophilia.org

Christine Bettis, Development Manager

Christine was hired by the chapter in November of 2017. Before working at NHF NV she was an English Instructor and Department Coordinator at UNLV, where she graduated with her MFA in Creative Writing. She enjoys meeting members of the bleeding disorders community and hearing their stories. In her free time she likes to hike and spend time with loved ones.

cbettis@hemophilia.org
702-564-4368 X 102

Maureen Salazar-Magana, Programs Manager

Maureen has been with the chapter since Spring 2017. As Program Manager, Maureen plans the Chapter's education events and works with our volunteers. She enjoys planning events and bringing people in our community together. She has been actively involved in the bleeding disorders community and is a fountain of knowledge. When she is not working she loves to spend time with her two kids, eat cinnamon rolls, and watch movies. As the mother of a severe Hemophiliac with an Inhibitor, Maureen is passionate about helping other families affected by bleeding disorders.

mmagana@hemophilia.org
702-564-4368 X 101


The Nevada Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation is currently recruiting board members. Please complete the interest form to give us an understanding of our experience and commitment.
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