EVF: The Team

To oversee the Epilepsy Ventures Fund (EVF), the Foundation has assembled a wide array of private and philanthropic partners who have come together to improve outcomes for people living with the epilepsies.

EVF is led by our expert board of directors and advisors, and leverages the Epilepsy Foundation’s internal expertise, broad volunteer advisory councils, and credibility within the epilepsy community.

Greg Mayes

Greg Mayes
CEO, Antios Therapeutics
Board Chairman, EVF

 

John Dawson

John Dawson
CEO, Oxford Biomedica

 

Frank Fischer

Frank Fischer
Board Chairman, Neuropace

 

Laura Thrall
 

Laura Thrall
CEO, Epilepsy Foundation

 

Bob Smith

Robert Smith
Private Investor, Retired Fund Manager

 

Andy Smith

Andy Smith
Vice President, Oak HC/FT

 

Joe Morris

Joe Morris
Managing Director, Canal Pointe Capital

 

Schaner & Lubitz
Ken Schaner and David Lubitz are leaders in venture philanthropy, representing some of the largest ventures in the healthcare nonprofit field.

Resources

Epilepsy Centers

Epilepsy centers provide you with a team of specialists to help you diagnose your epilepsy and explore treatment options.

Epilepsy Medication

Find in-depth information on anti-seizure medications so you know what to ask your doctor.

Epilepsy and Seizures 24/7 Helpline

Call our Epilepsy and Seizures 24/7 Helpline and talk with an epilepsy information specialist or submit a question online.

Tools & Forms

Download our seizure tracking app, print out seizure action plans, or explore other educational materials.