Dr. Jane Aronson

Founder & Executive director

Dr. Aronson is a board certified general pediatrician and infectious diseases specialist. She has been a practicing adoption medicine specialist for over 25 years. She is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Weill Medical College of Cornell University and Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of Columbia University, and also the Director of International Pediatric Health Services (IPH), which she opened in 2000. Since founding WWO in 1997, Dr. Aronson has visited orphanages in Asia, Africa, Eastern Europe, Russia, and Latin America. Dr. Aronson lives with her sons, Desalegn (adopted from Ethiopia) and Ben (adopted from Vietnam).

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Board of Trustees

Jane Aronson
CEO, President and Founder
Worldwide Orphans

Nicholas C. Brophy

Meg Bode D’Ariano 
Bode & Associates

Mandy Edmund 
Co-Founder / COO

D. Wilson Ervin
Vice Chairman, Group Executive Office
Credit Suisse

Gautam S. Gujral
Financial Manager

Fadi Haddad, M.D.
Child, Adolescent, and Adult Psychiatry
Clinical Assistant Professor

NYU School of Medicine

Mary Knobler 
Managing Director / Trading
Oaktree Capital Management

Alex E. Mimis, Chair
Executive Director, Operations
Morgan Stanley

Susan M. Neisloss
Founder and CEO
Big Bite, Inc.

Vivek Raman
Director, Trading Division

Misha Rubin 

John D. Toronto
Managing Director and
Head of Corporate Lending, Americas

Credit Suisse

Ali Wing
Chief Marketing Officer, EVP of Digital Commerce