Creating a paradigm shift requires trailblazers. The Quell Foundation is made up of a robust and active leadership that supports advocacy, education, and awareness.

Down Arrow

Our Founder and Staff

Kevin Lynch founded The Quell Foundation in 2015. As the organization grew, Renee and Sarah joined Kevin to help oversee the day-to-day operations for a growing network of partners.

Kevin Lynch
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Renee Wilk
Executive Director
Sarah Marshall
Director of Marketing & Communications

Meet the Board

The Quell Foundation is fortunate to have a dedicated and accomplished board membership with a wide range of expertise. Together, they’re helping change lives by shattering the stigma surrounding mental illness.

Board Members

Michael Brown, Esq.


Reba Dominski

EVP, Chief Social Responsibility Officer and President, U.S. Bank Foundation

Carrah Kalat

Vice President, Sales Enablement, Aetna Healthcare

Rob Rebak

CEO, Forefront Telecare Inc.

John Stanley

CEO, MOD Worldwide

Lauren Szewczyk

Senior Vice President of Talent Acquisition & Customer Care, Mindoula Health

Executive Advisory Board

Vito DiNisio

Retired, NYPD

Gus Giraldo

President, Commercial Markets, Magellan Healthcare

Bryan Johannes

Lieutenant at Hudson Fire Dept.

Farah Kauffman, MPH

Operations Manager, National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention

Townley Peters, Ph.D

Oceanic Psychological Services

Chris Van Ness

Retired, Yarmouth Police Dept.

Join the

Anyone can volunteer!  From anywhere and at any time. Find out how you can help spread The Quell Foundation’s mission all over the world!