The foundation has a dedicated team of professionals who are committed to fulfilling the mission of the organization.  

Kerry B. Funkhouser, EdD

Executive Director

Kerry works closely with the board to set the overall strategy of the foundation and oversees all aspects of the day-to-day management, including partnership development, education, and communications of the foundation. Kerry has extensive experience in the non-profit sector, including serving as the director of a coordinated school health program developed for a national non-profit focused on the prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease. Kerry may be reached at

Rachel Moehl, MA

Manager, Digital Communications and Social Media

Rachel has responsibility for the social channels and digital content at FWGBD, including LinkedIn, Facebook and the website. Specializing in the strategy and management of integrated brand marketing and communications plans for websites, social media and other channels, Rachel has worked in a variety of industries and served as a consultant for several non-profit organizations. Rachel may be reached at

Virginia Schulze

Operations Manager

Ginny has responsibility for the operational management of the foundation, including budget management, accounts payable, policies, and audit.  Ginny has worked for several non-profit organizations and brings her extensive accounting expertise and process management to the foundation.  Ginny may be reached at

Elizabeth Kearns

Program Coordinator

Elizabeth has responsibility for the event management aspects of the foundation’s programs, coordination of board and medical advisory meetings, as well as managing the logistics of internal and external meetings.  Elizabeth spent 16 years in magazine publishing, as a business manager, and brings her exceptional organizational and budgeting skills to the foundation. Elizabeth may be reached at