Board of Directors

The Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) Foundation Board of Directors is responsible for setting organizational goals and priorities, monitoring fiscal status and planning for the Foundation’s future.

2015-16 Board of Directors 

Lewis Phelps, Chair 
Pasadena, California


Linda Secretan, Secretary
Eagle, ID

Michael Brownstein, MD, PhD
Rockville, Maryland

Joseph B. Martin, MD, PhD
Boston, MA

John McDevitt, PhD 
New York City, NY

Starla Phelps

Alexandria, VA

Robert (Bob) H. Waterman, Jr., Chair Emeritus
Hillsborough, California
Michael J. Zigmond, PhD
Pittsburgh, PA

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