LRI Board of Directors

Robert J. Ravitz, Chair

Past president, S.L.E. Lupus Foundation
Principal, Neuberger Berman, LLC
New York

Robert J. Ravitz received his bachelor of science from Colgate University in 1951, and graduated from Harvard Law School in 1956. He practiced law for six years in New York before joining the investment firm of David J. Greene & Co. in 1962, where he served as a principal. He is now with Neuberger Berman, LLC. Mr. Ravitz is a board member and former president of the S.L.E. Lupus Foundation, and a founding member of the Lupus Research Institute.

Jerome A. Chazen
New York

Debra Cowan
Los Angeles

Jennie DeScherer
New York

Richard K. DeScherer
New York

C.J. Feinberg
San Francisco

Anita Fricklas

Susan Golick
New York

Hope Hetherington
New Canaan, CT

Stuart S. Kassan, MD
Lupus Foundation of Colorado

Robert S. Katz, MD

JoAnn Quinn
Lupus Alliance of America
Bellmore, NY

Daniel J. Wallace, MD
Lupus LA
Los Angeles

LRI President
Margaret G. Dowd
New York