Board and Staff

Board

Francis Schneck, MD

Board Chair

Pittsburgh, PA

Joseph A. Smith, Jr, MD

Vice Chair

Nashville, TN

Kurt McCammon, MD

Secretary

Norfolk, VA

Susan Jones Kalota, MD

Treasurer

Tucson, AZ

Frank N. Burks, MD

Member

Royal Oak, MI

Christina Ching, MD

Member

Columbus, OH

Joseph Costa, DO

Member

Jacksonville, FL

Benjamin Davies, MD

Member

Pittsburgh, PA

Scott Eggener, MD

Member

Chicago, IL

Maahum Haider, MD

Member

Seattle, WA

Thomas McGuire

Member

St. Louis, MO

Ian Metzler, MD

Member

San Francisco, CA

Eric Richter, MD

Member

Pueblo, CO

Heidi Stephany, MD

Member

Irvine, CA

Staff

Danielle Sweeney, MD, FAAP

Interim Executive Director

Danielle joined IVU in August 2020 as interim Executive Director. As Interim Executive Director, she oversees IVU’s programs and operations, including strategic planning and implementation, fundraising and development, staffing and operations, and global partner relations. Danielle is a board certified pediatric urologist, who has been involved with IVU programs since 2008. She has participated in IVUmed workshops in Ghana, Uganda, and Rwanda. Prior to joining IVU, Danielle was in clinical practice in Austin, Texas. She currently holds an adjunct faculty position with the University of Texas-Austin, Dell Medical School in the Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care. She did her undergraduate and medical school training at Tulane University in New Orleans, her Urologic Surgery Residency at the University of Pittsburgh, and her Pediatric Urology Fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. Danielle is honored to join the IVU team and be a part of the life-changing work of providing quality urological care worldwide.

Katie Crawford

Program Director
Tenure with IVU: 2018 – present

Katie began her work with IVU in 2018 as its Program Coordinator. As Program Director, she oversees IVU’s programs and operations. Katie has bachelor’s degrees in political science and international studies from the University of Utah. Prior to joining IVU, Katie coordinated program management and outreach at the Hinckley Institute of Politics.