About Us

Our Foundation

We are committed to increasing the number of lives saved through innovative transplant research, family support, public awareness and education about the life-saving benefits of organ and tissue donation and transplantation. By making a contribution, you empower our efforts, bringing us a step closer to providing the greatest gift of all... the gift of life. 

Thanks to your support, our Foundation has helped fund numerous projects and programs that ensure more lives are saved every day.

Meet the Team

Foundation Board of Trustees


Chris Bautista, Chair
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Resident of Spring Lake Heights

Jane Buckiewicz, Vice Chair
Resident of Brielle

Ron Oswick, Vice Chair
Seix Investment Advisors
Resident of Freehold Borough


Bhavna Tailor, Treasurer
Eastwick College
Resident of Clifton

Elizabeth Stamler, Secretary
County of Union,
Department of Weights and Measures
Resident of Scotch Plains


Philip S. Kolm, Immediate Past Chair
Resident of Fort Lee

Steve Alessi
Advance Local
Resident of Cream Ridge

Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Resident of Long Branch


Amina Bey, MPA
Newark Emergency Services for Families
Resident of Newark

Patrick Buddle, MD
Jersey Shore University Medical Center
Resident of Manasquan

Victor DiSanto
Sterling DiSanto & Associates, LLC
Resident of Hillsborough


Sandy Erwin
Resident of Newton

Ezequiel Garcia
Resident of Newark

Randi Geffner
Resident of Livingston


Hon. F. Michael Giles
Resident of West Orange

Paul Jova
Herr Foods Inc.
Resident of Brick

Debbie Morgan, MHA, MSW, LCSW
RWJBarnabas Health
Resident of South Orange


Stephen Orenchuk
Resident of Mahwah

Daniel Sarnowski
Resident of Sparta

Bernard Simon
Resident of Edison




Ex-Officio NJ Sharing Network Members:

Joseph S. Roth
President and CEO
NJ Sharing Network

Elisse E. Glennon
Executive Director
NJ Sharing Network Foundation

Contributor Privacy Policy: NJ Sharing Network’s Commitment to Our Contributors

We will not sell, share or trade our contributors’ names or personal information with any other entity, nor send mailings to our contributors on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all information received by our Foundation both online and offline, on any Platform (“Platform”, includes the NJ Sharing Network website and mobile applications), as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. To the extent any contributions are processed through a third-party service provider, our contributors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the contribution.

NJ Sharing Network adheres to the standards put forth in the Donor Bill of Rights.