About NSTA - National Spasmodic Torticollis Association

NSTA People

The NSTA Medical Advisory Board

  • Mark LeDoux, MD, PhD, Memphis, TN – Chairman of the Medical Advisory Board
  • Karen Frei, MD, Fountain Valley, CA – Medical Editor
  • Carlos Arce, MD – Jacksonville, FL
  • Cynthia Comella, MD – Chicago, IL
  • Mark S. Cooper, PhD – Seattle, WA
  • Dirk Dressler, MD – Hannover, Germany
  • Dennis Dykstra, MD – Minneapolis, MN
  • Janice Massey, MD – Durham, NC
  • Mayank Pathak, MD – Fountain Valley, CA
  • Jill Olstrem, MD – San Francisco, CA
  • Carlos Singer, MD – Miami, FL
  • Daniel Tarsy, MD – Boston MA
  • Joseph Tsui, MD – Vancouver Canada

The NSTA Board of Directors

  • Drake D. Duane, MS, MD, Scottsdale, AZ- Emeritus Medical Advisor, Director
  • Ken Price, Long Beach, CA – President, Treasurer
  • Diane Truong, Huntington Beach, CA – Vice President
  • Janelle Lazzo, Roeland Park, KS – Secretary
  • Nancy Legerski, Bismark, ND – Director
  • Sandra Levine, Santa Fe, NM – Director
  • Lloyd Ritter, Annapolis, MD – Director
  • Bob Farmer, Las Vegas, NV – Emeritus Director

The NSTA Staff and Volunteers

  • Justin G. Aquines, Huntington Beach, CA – Executive Director
  • Vi Tran, Huntington Beach, CA – Office Manager, ST Quarterly Editor
  • Sandra Levine, Santa Fe, NM – Support Group Liazon
  • Anne Nguyen, Fountain Valley, CA – Administrative Assistant
  • Francis Lubanga, Huntington Beach, CA – Administrative Assistant
  • Kathie Stehr, RN, Marietta, GA – NSTA Volunteer
  • Evonne Cashman, Cerritos, CA – NSTA Volunteer