Our Staff

Executive Staff

Executive Staff

Executive Director
Carolyn Polakowski, 770-951-6113
carolyn@fragilekids.org

Program Coordinator
Claudette Enners, 770-951-6111
claudette@fragilekids.org

Director of Development
Jill Gossett, 770-951-6115
jill@fragilekids.org

Foundation Assistant
Dee Kennedy
dee@fragilekids.org

Honorary Board

Penny Castellano, M.D.
The Emory Clinic

Edward Goldstein, M.D.
Child Neurology Associates

LeRoy Graham, M.D.
Georgia Pediatric Pulmonology Associates

William Keyes, M.D.
Pedatrix

Dorsa McGuire
Past Executive Director

Anne Moroz, R.N.
Northside Hospital

Maggie Payne Orton, P.N.P., R.N.
Dahlonega Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine, Inc.

Volunteer Regional Ambassadors

Jennifer Nolder
Columbus and Newnan

Sheila Ashway
Savannah

Bill Denny
Macon and Albany

Amanda Bohannon
Rome

Dawn Daudelin
Augusta

Regional Advisors

Savannah
Sherry Mitchell, Manager,Pediatric Rehabilitation Services
Backus Children’s Hospital

Wanda Lowry, Physical Therapist
Jelly Beans Physical Therapy

Tom Sharp
Kiwanis of Skidaway

Macon
Dr. Wynn Kallay
Children’s Pediatric Practice

Dr. James Logan
Children’s Pulmonogy

Augusta
Hanh Vo-Booker, Physical Therapy
Children’s Medical Center Rehabilitation

Betsy Bateson, RN, BSN,
Public Health Nurse Specialist-CMS

Columbus
Dr. Kathryn Cheek,
Pediatrician

Board of Directors

Jack CarrigChairman
UPS

Phyllis Murdock-Vice Chairman
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney

Ashley Pollet, C.P.A.Treasurer
Mauldin and Jenkins

David Teszler  Secretary
DeNova Capital, LLC

Members:

D. Scott Foster
Kaiser Permanente

Jeff Haber
Forest Investment Associates

Michael Haber,
Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

Jared Kirschner
Southwest Airlines, Inc.

Nicole Kamen Littleton
Colliers International

Rene’ Miller
Jazz 91.9 WCLK &
WSB TV/Georgia Lottery Corporation

Derek Rackley
Morgan Stanley Smith Barney,
Big Ten Network Sports Commentator,NFL Alumni

Merri Rivers
Strategic Health Alliances

Daniel Salinas, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Thomas Thoman
All South Renovations

Susie Williams, R N.
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Rodney D. WindleyChairman Emeritus
RDW Ventures, Inc.

Advisory Committees-Atlanta

Michele Audet, MMSC, PT, ATP
Director of Seating and Mobility Clinic, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Kathie Beckham, RN, CPNP
Child Neurology Associates

Edward Goldstein, MD,
Muscular Dystrophy Association Clinic at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Michael S. Johnston, MD, FAAP
Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Kay Ellen Koch, OTR/L ATP
Mobility Designs

Mickey Rosner, CCC-SLP
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Linda Stephens, MS, OTR/L, FAOTA
Atlanta Children’s Therapy, Inc.

Margi Williams, MSN, CRRN, FNP-BC
Family Nurse Practioner