Meet the MedShadow Team

Suzanne Robotti

Founder & Executive Director
Suzanne Robotti founded MedShadow Foundation in 2012 after two major health issues drove her to become engaged in patient advocacy. Robotti’s mother, like millions of other women in the 1950s and 1960s, took the prescription drug DES (diethylstilbestrol), which was thought to prevent future miscarriages. The drug was widely used More Info

Jonathan Block

Content Manager
As MedShadow’s content manager, Jonathan Block brings more than a decade of experience covering the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries, health insurers, the Affordable Care Act and mental health. Before joining MedShadow, he was the digital content editor for Psychiatry Advisor. Other editorial positions include reporter with Modern Healthcare, editor with More Info

Albulena Prelvukaj

Marketing & Development Manager
lbulena Prelvukaj oversees marketing and development for MedShadow Foundation. She brings extensive experience in working with nonprofits in the health and wellness sector. Previously, she served as Director, The Sandanah Foundation, where she implemented and managed a successful annual fundraising campaign that supported building sustainable access to health care and More Info

Angela Smith

Administration Manager
Angela has worked in the areas of accounting and education for small businesses and non-profit organizations and is highly experienced in staff management and business operations. Angela Smith oversees all administrative functions, directly manages financial matters and handles Human Resources management for MedShadow. Angela’s previous work experience includes her role More Info

Deirdre Wyeth

Digital Manager
Leading MedShadow’s online presence and user experience, Deirdre Wyeth has nearly two decades as a digital strategist. She directs and edits all of MedShadow’s video content, oversees search engine optimization and identifies partnership and alliance opportunities as a means of connecting to a larger audience. Deirdre started working on the More Info

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 Patil

Communications and Advocacy Associate
As a communications and advocacy associate, Denavi works to extend MedShadow’s community outreach and social media presence. As a recent graduate from the Georgia Institute of Technology, she has a background in graphic design, videography, and communications. Her past titles have included Graphic Designer, Video Marketer, and Technical Writer. With More Info

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