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Donate Life America’s staff is lean, dedicated and effective – working tirelessly to support the needs of the donation and transplantation community while also educating and engaging the public in saving lives through donation. We are givers, advocates and ambassadors for life.

David Fleming

President & CEO

(804) 377-3580

Melissa Devenny

Executive Vice President

(804) 377-3580

Hilary Kleine Czarda

Vice President, Communications & Registry Operations

Media/Social media

National Donate Life Registry


(804) 377-3584

Karen Headley

Vice President, Partnerships & Philanthropy

Fund development

National partnerships

National Donate Life Living Donor Registry

(804) 377-3586

Anneli Kirby

Graphic Designer

Print and web materials

Social media ads

Corporate communication materials

Lida Pieterman

Senior Editor

Staff writer

Internal publications

(804) 377-3583

Jocelyn Reed

Project Manager


Local engagement opportunities

General information

(804) 377-3580

Al Smith

Relationships Manager


National Donate Life Living Donor Registry

(804) 377-3593

Loren Squares

Senior Communications Coordinator

Social media

Youth Education

Development and Communications support

(804) 377-3582

Rose Mary Stewart

Donate Life WELD Coordinator

Michelle Stuckey

Product & Brand Coordinator

Brand management

Promotional products

Print materials

Casey Watkins

Development & Membership Manager

Individual & peer-to-peer contributions

Fund Development

Website administration

(804) 377-3589

Cindy Wharton

Finance Director

Financial accounting and reporting

Payroll and benefits administration

Budget management

(804) 377-3585

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