Officers & Directors


Philipp R. Aldana, MD, FAANS, FAAP 
NOF President, Founder
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics,
University of Florida-Jacksonville
Chief of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Lucy Gooding Pediatric Neurosurgery Center,
Wolfson Children’s Hospital, Jacksonville, Florida


Carmina Montesa Aldana, BA
NOF Executive Director, Founder
The University of Toronto, Canada B.A. in Sociology (Work & Organizations)
The University of Toronto, Canada Cert. of Personnel & Industrial Relations (Honors)




     Lindy Minosa, BS, MBA
     NOF Treasurer
    De La Salle University, B.Sc. Accounting
Jacksonville University, M.B.A.


Maria Reyna T. Quilon
NOF Secretary
Miriam College, B. Sc. Communication of Arts


William Barton
Board of Director



Melanie Boree
Board of Director
University of Florida, B.Sc. Psychology
University of Florida, MA Social Work


H. Gordon Deen, MD
Board of Director
Consultant, Department of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic
Professor of Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Jacksonville, Florida



Ricardo A. Hanel, MD, PhD
Board of Director
Director Cerebrovascular and Stroke Program, Baptist Health System,
Jacksonville, Florida



Gary K. Schumacher
Board of Director
Managing Partner, Steeplejack IP, LLC,  Jacksonville, Florida


Jody Leonardo, MD
Director of Adult Hydrocephalus, Assistant Director of Endoscopic Neurosurgery
Department of Neurosurgery and Neuroendoscopy, Allegheny Health Network Neuroscience Institute, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburg, PA

Karen Lidsky, MD
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Critical Care
College of Medicine, Jacksonville, University of Florida

Francis Chan, CPA
Sta. Barbara, California

Jack Walker, MD
Pediatric Neurosurgeon, Primary Children’s Hospital, University of Utah, UT

Andrew H. Jea, MD
Professor and Chief, Section Pediatric Neurosurgery, Goodman Campbell Brain and Spine
Indiana University School of Medicine, Department of Neurological Surgery

R. Erik Bilik
McGuireWoods LLP, Jacksonville, Florida


Kelsey Hayward
NOF Research & Digital Consultant
Clinical Quality Data,  Wolfson Children’s Hospital, Jacksonville, Florida

Carissa Aldana and Katrina Aldana
Social Media Specialists
Highschool Students, The Bolles School, Jacksonville, Florida

Annie Rini, MSN, ARNP
Anna’s Bandanas



Financial Presentation 2018