Steven Taylor, Chief Executive Officer

Steven Taylor is the Chief Executive Officer of the Sjögren’s Syndrome Foundation (SSF).  Since joining the Foundation in 2003, Steve has focused on making Sjögren’s syndrome a household name by increasing awareness among the general public and healthcare professionals. Click here to read more

Kathy IvoryDirector of Field Services

Kathy Ivory is the Director of Field Services for the Sjögren's Syndrome Foundation (SSF). Kathy’s entire career has been in non-profit management and patient education programming. Prior to joining the SSF in November 2003, Kathy was employed by the American Heart Association (AHA) for 28 years. Click here to read more

Katherine Morland HammittVice President of Medical & Scientific Affairs

Kathy Hammitt is the Vice President of Medical & Scientific Affairs, oversees the SSF’s key research and medical initiatives to increase our knowledge about Sjögren’s, improve the exchange of ideas to accelerate research, and set the stage for better treatment and management of Sjögren’s. Click here to read more

Sheriese DeFruscio, Vice President of Marketing & Corporate Relations

Sheriese DeFruscio is the Vice President of Development, Marketing & Corporate Relations for the Sjögren's Syndrome Foundation. Since joining the Foundation in 2005, Sheriese has concentrated on developing the Foundation’s development and fundraising initiatives. Click here to read more

Ben Basloe, Vice President of Philanthropy