As an organization, we believe that together we can raise public awareness of the needs of wound patients and clinicians and improve the quality of wound care globally.
Meet our Board of Directors...
Dr. Gregory Bohn
Patricia F. Lekacz
Consultant with extensive experience with founding, developing and conducting charity race events. She served as Director and Chairman of various committees for multiple not-for-profit organizations.
Dr. William W. Li
Dr. William W. Li is President and Medical Director of the Angiogenesis Foundation, a global nonprofit organization focused on disease fighting through blood vessel growth control. Dr. Li's expertise in wound healing spans basic and translational research to regenerative medicine and health policy. He is a member of the Clinton Global Initiative, a TED speaker and founding director of the American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair.
Dr. Shannon Mitchel
Dr. Mitchel has been involved in the practice of wound care for 20 years. She graduated from Texas Woman’s University with a Master of Science Degree in Physical Therapy in 1993. Her physical therapy practice grew to become 100% wound care and she became board certified in wound care as a physical therapist in 1999. She went on to be active in wound consulting teaching nurses and therapists how to perform wound care in the home setting. She was adjunct faculty in the Department of Clinical Education of Texas Woman’s University. Due to a desire to be able to do more for her patients, she went to medical school to seek her MD degree. She graduated from the University Of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 2007. While in school, she received an NIH grant to perform research on soft tissue and bone sarcomas which led to several publications. Dr. Mitchel went on to a General Surgery Residency at the Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas. In 2012, she joined Accelecare (now Healogics) and became their first Wound Care Physician in Portland, Oregon. She became involved in Clinical education within the corporation serving as a mentor to new physicians joining the practice. In October of 2015, she received her CWSP and is now a Diplomat in the American Board of Wound Management. In September of 2016 she will be moving back to her home state of Texas to join WoundCentrics as the Medical Director for Cornerstone Hospital in Round Rock, Texas. She is a member of the American Medical Association, The Medical Society of Metropolitan Portland, The Association for the Advancement of Wound Care, The American College of Wound Healing and Tissue Repair and the Columbia Wound Care Consortium.
Dr. Arthur Stone
Dr. Robert Snyder
Dr. Michelle Wein