Jeffrey Borenstein, M.D.
Jeffrey Borenstein, M.D.
  • President and CEO

Louis Innamorato, CPA
  • Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer

Lauren Duran
  • Vice President
    Communications, Marketing & Public Relations
Faith Rothblatt
  • Vice President

John Bayat
  • Senior Accountant

Alison Brooks
Alison Brooks
  • Senior Events Manager

Sho Tin Chen
  • Director, Research Grants

Megan D'Agostino
Megan D'Agostino
  • Administrative Assistant

Daniel P. Elwell, Sr.
Daniel P. Elwell, Sr.
  • Senior Philanthropy Advisor

Angela Hurtado
Kenneth Hyacinthe
  • Associate Manager, Digital Marketing & Social Media

Michael Kirsic
  • Senior Accountant

Grace Nagaur
  • Manager, Research Grants

Josh Okun
  • Director, Digital Strategy

Nieves A. Ortiz
  • Manager, Donor Base Management

Carolyn Plumer
  • Executive Assistant to the President

Jenny Reed
  • Graphic Designer

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We Are

The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is a global nonprofit organization focused on improving the understanding, prevention and treatment of psychiatric and mental illnesses.

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Beginning in 1987, the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation was providing seed money to neuroscientists to invest in “out of the box” research that the government and other sources were unwilling to fund. Today, Brain & Behavior Research Foundation is still the leading, private philanthropy in the world in this space.

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Meet the people who make up the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation. Our staff of experts, passionate Board of Directors, and Scientific Council which includes Nobel prize winners and chairs of psychiatric departments around the world.

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Annual Report
& Financials

We take our responsibility to our donors seriously and believe that our financial operations must be transparent. We're proud to say that 100% of your contribution for research is invested directly in research grants.

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Frequently Asked Questions about the Brain & Behavior Research Foundation.

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The latest news on brain and behavior research and issues that matter most to you.

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