New advisory board members include professionals working in the infertility field as well as parents who have used egg donation. They include Eugene Belitsky, parent advisor; Stephanie Caballero, J.D., from The Surrogacy Law Center, legal advisor; Terri Davidson of Davidson Communications, marketing advisor; Amy Demma, JD, from the Law offices of Amy Demma, legal advisor; Steven Lazarus, J.D., from Steven W. Lazarus Family Formation Law, legal advisor; Jacqlyn Rough, marketing director at Huntington Reproductive Center, marketing advisor; Dr. Craig Sweet, founder and medical director of Embryo Donation International, physician advisor; Sue Taylor, founder of IVF Traveler, IVF Abroad Advisor; and Kelley Wendel, parent advisor. They join current advisory members who represent surrogacy and egg donation agencies, infertility clinics, and the mental health and financial professions
Says Ms. Gatlin: “I am extraordinarily excited about working with some of the infertility field’s heavy hitters and experts in their respective disciplines as well as egg donor parents who can impart their wisdom to others who are walking in their shoes. I see amazing things happening for PVED in 2013 and beyond as we try to serve our members in more effective and innovative ways. I couldn’t ask for a better board to help us achieve these goals.”
For more information about PVED, visit www.pved.org.
About Parents Via Egg Donation (PVED) : Established in 2008, Parents Via Egg Donation, or PVED, is a nonprofit organization created to provide an informational and supportive environment where parents and parents-to-be can learn and share information about all facets of the egg donation process. Its mission is to educate, support, and empower families and individuals at any stage of the process who choose to use egg donation to build a family. It shares information about agencies, legal and medical professionals, treatment centers, mental health therapists, pharmaceutical companies, and other resources.