Catalina brings to ITF extensive administrative experience with health equity nonprofit organizations such as the UIC Institute for Minority Health Research, the Robert Crown Center for Health Education and Y-ME National Breast Cancer organization. Catalina also holds a MD degree from the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Her portfolio includes managing the premium support program, screening new ITF patient applications, developing relationships with the transplant center social workers and financial counselors and leading ITF patient events and community education about the Fund.
Kevin is a strong advocate of organ and tissue donation and transplantation serving as Immediate Past Chairman of The American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB), and as a board member of AlloSource (a non-profit tissue processor and distributor). As President & CEO of Gift of Hope, he works with organ donor families, transplant programs and recipients across Illinois and northwest Indiana.