Jeanie Loper, Secretary

Board of Directors

Jeanie Loper, Secretary

Paralegal, Gibbs & Bruns, LLP

Jeanie Loper serves as a paralegal at Gibbs & Bruns, LLP, a law firm that focuses on complex commercial litigation. Ms. Loper is enthusiastic about improving patient outcomes in Houston, especially in Denver Harbor and Aldine/Northside where she maintains close involvement and community connections.

Anita E. Kadala, JD, Director

Board of Directors

Anita E. Kadala, JD, Director

Consultant

Anita Kadala, JD, is a consultant specializing in patent law and intellectual property for the biotechnology and medical device sectors. Previously, she served as CEO and general counsel for Ingeneron, a biotechnology company specializing in regenerative cell therapy technologies for healthcare and life-science research.

Ms. Kadala’s legal expertise is a valuable asset to Vecino Health Centers, as is her experience facilitating public-private medical ventures and negotiating contracts with major medical device and pharmaceutical companies. She brings a passion for taking an entrepreneurial approach to fundraising and nonprofit project development to the board of directors.