DownSyndrome Achieves Welcomes Cara Ryan to the Board

DownSyndrome Achieves is pleased to welcome Cara Ryan to the Board.Cara is Abbott Nutrition Brands’ captain for Pelatonia, a philanthropic cycling event held in Columbus, Ohio. A Columbus native, Cara has a degree in marketing from the University of Kentucky, years of experience successfully promoting multimillion-dollar companies, and an impressive...

Dave Bastulli, of Delta Medical Systems, Joins DownSyndrome Achieves Board

Dave Bastulli, of Delta Medical Systems, Joins DownSyndrome Achieves Board DownSyndrome Achieves is happy to announce the addition of Dave Bastulli to the board. Since graduating from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State in 2010, Dave has worked in the medical-device and related healthcare industries. He is currently...

DownSyndrome Achieves Appoints Jillian Froment, Board Member of Harford Mutual Insurance Group, to its Board of Directors

DownSyndrome Achieves is pleased to announce Jillian Froment has joined its Board of Directors effective immediately.Froment currently serves as a strategic advisor regarding insurance regulatory issues, and Independent Director at Harford Mutual Insurance Group.  She was previously appointed by two Ohio governors to lead the Ohio Department of Insurance, a...

Long-time Community Engagement Executive, Steven Fields, Joins DownSyndrome Achieves Board of Directors

DownSyndrome Achieves is pleased to announce the appointment of Steven Fields to its board of directors effective immediately. Fields currently serves as Senior Consultant with Cramer & Associates, a philanthropic consulting firm based in Dublin, OH. He previously served as vice president/director of community engagement for Huntington Bancshares from 2002-2020....

DownSyndrome Achieves Welcomes Jason Widmer as New Board Chair

DownSyndrome Achieves is pleased to announce that Jason Widmer has been appointed as Chair of the DownSyndrome Achieves Board, effective immediately. He has served on the DownSyndrome Achieves Board as a director since 2016. Jason currently serves as Chief Engineer for Honda R&D Americas where he oversees vehicle research and...

Biobank Poised to Transform Down syndrome Research

Biospecimens are stored in special freezers at minus 80 degrees Celsius to ensure their preservation and usefulness for many years. (Cincinnati Children's) A first-of-its-kind effort is underway to collect biological samples from people with Down syndrome in a bid to improve care and outcomes for those with chromosomal disorder. Cincinnati...