The Spina Bifida Association (SBA) has appointed Lisa Wells, VP of marketing at Cure Medical, to its Board of Directors.

Wells has more than 20 years of experience in public relations, marketing communications, and web-based product management, serving at companies such as Cure Medial, 3M Healthcare Information Services, Ceridian, UroMed, and SIGVARIS.

Prior to her current role with Cure Medical, Wells was president of Get Social Consulting.

“We are thrilled to have Lisa on the board. She’s a long-time supporter of our work and mission, and we know that her extensive knowledge of the issues facing the Spina Bifida community will enrich and enhance our shared goals,” notes Sara Struwe, president and CEO of the SBA, in a media release.

“I am looking forward to serving SBA’s community to support and advocate on their behalf,” Wells says. “I am excited and honored to use my decade of experience of serving people with disabilities to further SBA’s mission.”

According to the release, Wells authors books for the disability and home care industry, manages a consulting business, serves as an international speaker and presenter at healthcare and disability conferences, creates social media communities, and provides subject matter expertise for various publications.

[Source: Spina Bifida Association]