Meet the MedShadow Team

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Suzanne Robotti

Founder and President
I started MedShadow Foundation in  2013 because I was harmed by a medicine called DES (diethylstilbestrol) that was given to my mother when she was pregnant with me. When I was 13, I learned that I would not ever be able to get pregnant because of the side effects of More Info

Andrew Gutman

Managing Editor
Before working with MedShadow, Andrew was a senior associate editor at Muscle & Fitness, where he spent four and a half years. At M&F, his chief responsibilities included planning the monthly editorial calendar, managing a team of 30-plus freelancers, and conceptualizing features for the magazine and website. As the Managing More Info
Angela Smith

Angela Smith

Administration Manager
I was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) in 2015, and I know what it’s like to experience negative side effects from medication — it’s scary, confusing, and sometimes feels hopeless. I did everything I was supposed to; I took my medicine as indicated and went in for my monthly blood More Info
Kimberly Bliss

Kimberly Bliss

Development Associate
Kimberly Bliss has worked with nonprofits for the past decade, with an emphasis on community engagement and public awareness. Her roles have included Executive Director, Equitable Communities; Teaching Artist Fellow, Community Word Project; Consultant, Marquis Studios, and Network Faculty, National Center for Economic Education, a program of The Council for More Info
Denavi Patel

Denavi Patil

Marketing and Communications Manager
As the Marketing and Communications Manager, Denavi works to extend MedShadow’s mission through media and video, increase marketing outreach, and amplify social media presence. A graduate from the Georgia Institute of Technology, she has a background in marketing, videography, and communications. Her past titles have included Graphic Designer, Video Marketer, More Info

Emma Dorman

Social Media Intern
Emma is a rising senior at Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business. She is pursuing a Marketing degree with a dual concentration in Analytics and Global Business. Emma has a background in social media, market research, and event marketing. As an intern, she works to develop content for social media More Info

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