Board of Directors

The Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS) Foundation Board of Directors is responsible for setting organizational goals and priorities, monitoring fiscal status and planning for the Foundation’s future.

2014-15 Board of Directors 

Jacquelyn (Jacci) Bainbridge, PharmD, Chair
Englewood, Colorado
Michael Brownstein, MD, PhD
Rockville, Maryland

Lewis Phelps, Vice Chair 
Pasadena, California


Linda Secretan, Secretary
Eagle, ID

Michael J. Zigmond, MD
Pittsburgh, PA

Robert (Bob) H. Waterman, Jr., Chair Emeritus
Hillsborough, California

  Matthew A. Picchietti
Carbondale, Illinois

James Schaeffer, PhD
San Diego, California

  John McDevitt 
Houston, Texas

Interested in joining the board of directors? Please contact us at and we will pass your name along to the board nominating committee.