Making Lives Better

Board of Directors/Board of Trustees

The work of the Northeast Kidney Foundation is guided by a dedicated volunteer board consisting of renal professionals, community and business leaders, and patient and family representatives.  For information on volunteering or becoming a board member, please email or call 518-458-9697.

2016-2017 Board of Directors/Board of Trustees

Joseph M. Dougherty Esq., Chairman of the Board
Hinman Straub, P.C.

Paul Madelone, Treasurer

Reddy Chappidi, Secretary
Patient Care America

Robert Busch, MD, Trustee
The Endocrine Group

William Cromie, MD, Trustee

Peter Crouse, Director
Davidoff Hutcher & Citron

Christopher Dowd, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Ballson Spa National Bank

Paul Harding, Trustee
Martin, Harding & Mazzotti

Michael Kane, PharmD, Trustee
Albany College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Mohammed Monzur, MD
Capital District Renal Physicians

Anthony Russo, Trustee
Merrill Lynch

Joseph Sala, Director
Mt. Sinai Dialysis Services

Thomas Schumacher, MD
Capital District Renal Physicians

For more information about the work of the Foundation or to contact our staff, email