A.R. – A physician and former Chief of Hematology/Oncology at
St. Joseph’s Hospital, Paterson, New Jersey. He was the
Registry’s Medical Director and a Board Member.
He is also Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the
Bergen Community Regional Blood Center.
Clare Boothe Luce – (deceased) American playwright, journalist,
congresswoman, diplomat, social activist.
C.T. – The former Director of Human Resources for the
Bergen Community Regional Blood Center,
and the sister-in-law of D.T., the CEO.
D.D. – Originally the HLA Registry Foundation’s bookkeeper,
later became it’s COO when replacing I.S., and then
given the title of Director after it’s merger with the Blood Center.
D.P. – A Coordinator at the Registry, and one of the more senior employees.
D.T. – The CEO of Bergen Community Regional Blood Center, he was
previously employed by St. Joseph’s Hospital, Paterson, New Jersey.
Elie Katz – (deceased) Founder and CEO of the HLA Registry Foundation, married to M.K.
Elmo R. Zumwalt – (deceased) Admiral, U.S. Navy.
I.S. – Former CEO of the HLA Registry Foundation, hired to replace
Elie Katz. Was recommended for the position by J.F.B.
J.F.B. – A Catholic Nun, former CEO of St. Joseph’s Hospital, Paterson, New Jersey,
currently on the Board of Trustees at Bergen Community Regional Blood Center.
J.K. – Elie Katz’s son, and the reason why Elie started the Registry.
K.A. – A Coordinator at the Registry.
K.L. - That’s me. Originally a volunteer computer programmer,
I was the Registry’s Manager of Information Systems
and was it’s most senior employee when the Registry merged
with the Bergen Community Regional Blood Center in 2002.
L.P. – An attorney with Peterpaul, Clark & Corcoran, PC,
a law firm in Springfield, New Jersey.
M.K. – Elie Katz’s wife.