Montgomery MS Center

Our Directors

Our Directors

Karen L. Modell,  Esquire

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  • Founder and President, Montgomery Multiple Sclerosis Center, Inc.
  • Member, Consortium of MS Centers
  • Attorney


Katherine S. Clark
  • Treasurer
  • First Vice President, Merrill Lynch
  • Treasurer, Potomac United Methodist


Timothy Schwartz, Esquire
  • Attorney and Partner, Bregman, Berbert, Schwartz & Gilday, LLC
  • Member, Prince George’s County, Montgomery County, Maryland, Virginia, American Bar Associations and The District of Columbia Bar
  • Member, International Council of Shopping Centers


The Honorable Michael L. Subin
  • Chair, Education Committee of Montgomery County Council, Maryland
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, Washington College of Law


Advisory Board


Frederick W. Foley, Ph.D.
  • Associate Professor of Psychology. Ph.D., Fordham University
  • Past President, Consortium of MS Centers
  • Reviewer, International Federation of MS Societies, Sexuality Database
  • Reviewer, Multiple Sclerosis
  • Member, Lillian Goldman Affective Disorders Study Group in Multiple Sclerosis
  • Member, International Neuropsychology Work Group in Multiple Sclerosis
  • Scientific Advisory Committee, North American Research Committee on MS
  • Director of Neuropsychology and Psychosocial Research, Gimbel MS Center


June Halper, MSN, ANP, FAAN
  • Executive Director, Gimbel MS Center
  • Executive Director, Consortium of MS Centers
  • Executive Director, IOMSN


Ben Thrower, M.D.
  • Neurologist, Medical Director of the MS Center at Shepherd, Atlanta, GA
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology, Emory College of Medicine
  • Board of Directors, Consortium of MS Centers
  • Board of Directors, Georgia Chapter of the NMSS
  • Medical Advisory Board for the NMSS and MS Foundation
  • Cofounder of HAMS, Hogs Against MS


Honorary Board Members


Jimmie Heuga (1943 – 2010)
  • 1964 Olympic Bronze Medalist
  • Founder of the Heuga Center for MS