President – Barbara Blaylock is a primary care physician whose involvement in FCAME grew out of an active interest in optimizing end-of-life care as well as patient- and family-centered health care.
Vice President, Director of Communications & Government Affairs – Brian Ditzler is a retired communications and public affairs executive who was director of communications for several different divisions in IBM for a number of years.
Treasurer – Pat Cascio had a career in IBM large systems sales and education. Now retired, she serves on the boards of four small local non-profit organizations, variously as treasurer, secretary, and newsletter editor. She is drawn to FCAME because of its mission, dedication, and good will.
Financial and Membership Assistant and Recording Secretary – Dimitrios Rizos keeps the books and maintains the membership list and writes the minutes for the meetings. Dimitrios is a graduate student at Georgetown University pursuing a Master of Arts in Applied Economics. His involvement with FCAME grew out of his family having paid an exorbitant amount for a funeral and burial
Membership Director – Vikki Zourzoukis is a local realtor, volunteer, an active member of the community, and a zealous advocate of FCAME’s mission and purpose. Having undergone the difficult task of making final arrangements for a loved one, Vikki joined FCAME understanding the challenges consumers face and the need to implement changes that protect consumers and safeguard funerals to properly commemorate one’s life. As a member of FCAME, Vikki assists in the Alliance’s growth by overseeing promotion, networking, and consumer awareness.
Community Liaison – Audrey Sellers is an independent living specialist who considered a career in mortuary science but decided to apply her passion for helping those in need to other venues.