Advisory Board

The Memory Loss Initiative is guided by a team of nationally recognized leaders in the field of memory loss and life story, including:

  • Anne Basting

    Director of the Center on Age & Community, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

  • James Birren

    Associate Director of the Center on Aging, UCLA

  • Reverend Henry Edmonds

    Director of African American Community Outreach program, Bryan Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center, Duke University

  • Lisa Gwyther

    Director, Family Support Program, Duke Aging Center

  • Lisa Snyder

    Social Worker, UCSD’s Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center

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