Kevin B. Kunz, M.D., M.P.H.

Executive Vice President

Phone: 301-656-3880 x387


Kevin Kunz is Executive Vice President of the  The Addiction Medicine Foundation and The American Board of Addiction Medicine (ABAM).  He is an ABAM Diplomate with an active addiction medicine practice in Kona, Hawaii, and is on the faculty of the University of Hawaii’s School of Medicine.  He is also board certified in Preventive Medicine and Public Health.  Dr. Kunz has received local, state and national recognition for his community efforts in addiction prevention and treatment. He served as ABAM President from 2008-2011, and previously served as an ASAM Director and Chair of the ASAM Chapters Council. He was Co-chair of the ASAM Medical Specialty Action Group, which recommended that an independent medical board be established to improve the care of patients and to formally involve the medical community and all of health care in the prevention and  treatment of the disease of addiction.


Susan E. Foster, M.S.W.

Senior Advisor

Phone: 301-656-3880 x380


Susan E. Foster is Executive Director of The Addiction Medicine Foundation’s National Center for Physician Training in Addiction Medicine. She has been responsible for a wide range of national studies on risky substance use and addiction and for developing collaborations, tools and practice guides to translate research results into health care practice, public policy and public understanding of the disease. Susan has held policy and management positions in the non-profit sector and in federal, state and local government, and was founder and partner of a public policy consulting firm providing services to the nation’s governors. Serving as a spokesperson on addiction prevention and treatment, she has appeared in a wide range of media venues, presented to national, regional, state and international groups, testified before federal and state legislative bodies, and consulted with representatives of other countries about addiction policy.

Catherine Saunders

Chief Operating Officer

Phone: 301-656-3880 x379



Sandy Ogunfolu

Chief Communications and Support Services Officer

Phone: 301-656-3880 x375


Tim Brennan

Tim Brennan, M.D., M.P.H.

Vice President for Medical and Academic Affairs

Phone: 301-656-3880 x392