Our Mission is to provide hope and support to individuals with FOXG1 and their families via any means possible, to facilitate discussion and fund research within the medical community, and to bring awareness and education to the public


FOXG1 is a key to understanding many brain-related disorders. We are pioneering innovative research to find a cure while supporting and inspiring families.

I.F.F Board members

Ileana Giordani, President
Tamra Evans, Treasurer
Stephanie Helms, Secretary
Melanie Heinrich, Medical Outreach Coordinator
Nicole Johnson, Director of Communications
Jennifer Leonard, Administrative and Research Assistant Coordinator
Nasha Fitter, Director of Strategy

Executive Board

Heather Norwood, Executive Director

Parent Advisory Committee for Grants, Funding and Conference Planning

Adam Haar
Kasey Card
Renee Sherrell
Angie VanWindergen