International Advisory Board

The International Advisory Board (IAB) is a uniquely influential group of global business and policy leaders who provide perspectives to Montero Medical Mission’s president and board. Members have a demonstrated track record of support for Dr. Montero, Veterans affairs, and International Missions.


Fidel V. Ramos
President of the Philippines, 1992-1998

Advisory Board:


Ackerman, Dennis
Former Director, Old Dominion University Entrepreneurial Center

Alnaif, Bunan M.D.
OB-GYN Specialist

Alvir, Rene B., M.D.
Urologist (Ret.)

Amato, Jackie
Towne Bank

Alnaif, Bunan M.D.
OB-GYN Specialist

Ante, Nilda, M.D.

Arney, Tanya, PhD

Asimos, Lois CMPE
Healthcare Administrator

Aston, Bob
Founder and Executive Chairman of the Board of Towne Bank

Atwood, Ron MD
Family Medicine

Babi, Rene
Entrepreneur & Philanthropist

Bahagry, Samira, M.D.

Baillie, Jan
Baillie & Associates Wealth Management

Baird, Keith

Baloy, Gabino, MD
Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine

Baluta, Maria, PhD

Barnes, Michael
CEO of MRO Computers & Astronomy

Bateman, Fred, PhD
Former Superintendent of Chesapeake Public Schools

Baz, Julie
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian

Bernd, David
CEO Emeritus of Sentara Healthcare

Bernduwe, Sevin, M.D. GYN
Oncologist (Ret.)

Boyd, Jim Esq.
Civic leader, Humanitarian

Bundoc, Penny, M.D. 
Director of Physicians for Peace Philippines Walking Free (Prosthesis) Project

Byrd, Curtis
CRMC executive

Byrd, Katie
Dental Assistant

Cabanas, Victor, M.D.
Pathologist, Commissioner for College of American Pathologist Laboratory Accreditation, Worldwide

Campbell, Bryan, CPA

Campbell, Dawn, PhD
Faculty, ECPI University

Casibang, Isabelita “Vicky”, M.D. 
President of University of the East Alumni Assoc. in USA, Maryland

Castleberry, Carolyn
Television Personality, Speaker & Author

Carey, Simon
Rotarian, Humanitarian

Carwell, Glenn
Plastic Surgeon, Humanitarian

Cheng, James
Former Secretary of Trade & Commerce, Virginia

Clare, Brian, M.D.
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Cochran, Rick A.

Colorina, Rob

Copeland, W.Buddy
Towne Bank

Costa, Louis

Creef, Pam
ECPI University

Cuddyer, Michael
Major League Baseball All Star(Twins, Rockies, NY Mets)

Dajao, Rise Faith, M.D.
Family Medicine, Former President Portsmouth Academy of Medicine, Civic Leader

DaSilva, Miriam

Davis, Morgan
President and CEO TowneBank

Derhy, Marco
Founder and President at MasterHour Inc

Dey, Himangshu
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Diaz, Hilario ‘Larry”, M.D. 
Chairman, Dept of Orthopedic Surgery at Southern Philippines Medical Center

Dietrich-Hall, Vellie
Civic Leader, Entrepreneur

Donato, Marilyn
Nutritionist, Author, Civic Leader

Donato, Tony, M.D.
Thoracic, Cardiovascular Surgeon(Ret.)

Driskell, Candie
Executive Director, Access Partnership

Duenas, Erlinda, RN

Jessica Eturralde
TV Personality, Journalist, Entrepreneur

Falk, Joe
NASCAR Circle Sport Owner

Fitzpatrick, Rory
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian

Forrest, Elizabeth, MD
Family Medicine

Frumkin, Ken, M.D.

Fuller, William
NFL All Star (Oilers, Eagles, Chargers)

Fulton, Jack
Founder International Boxing Championships

George, Angelica
International Entrepreneur\

Goldberg, Don
Councilman, Suffolk, 
Former Dir. of Economic Development Chesapeake

Goldsticker, David, M.D.
Chairman of “MMM Food 4 Children”, Philanthropist, Humanitarian

Greene, Janson
PNC Bank

Hall, David
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Civic Leader

Herbosa, Teodoro, M.D.
F.A.C.S., Former Undersecretary of Health, Philippines

Hong, Rose
Entrepreneur, Journalist, Global Dragon TV Personality

Horton, Keith
Towne Bank

Houck, Amy
Co-Owner DIA Inc, Marketing, Advertising & PR Company

Hussey, John
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Hux, Ernie
Founder and President of Satellite Communication Systems

Hyder, Jeffrey
Sgt. Major USA (Ret) and General Dynamics consultant with U.S. gov’t

Hyder, Rosana
PNC bank mortgage officer

Hussey, Nancy
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Hussey, John
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Hux, Ernie

Im, Dennis, MD

Jones, Robert
Humanitarian, Philanthropist, ret. from Townebank. Richmond Resident

Jones, Randy & Cathy
Lions Club member

Kapur, Gayatri M.D.
OB-GYN Specialist

Kelly, Suzy
CEO, JoKell, Entrepreneur, Humanitarian

Kern, Howard
President & CEO of Sentara Health Systems

Koval, Andy
Foundation & Owner of MedPharm (generic meds), Washington D.C.

Kodikara, Aruna
Sri Lankan philanthropist/businessman based in Singapore

Korroch, David E.
Executive Director, Lions Medical Eye Bank of Virginia

Kouzmanova, Galia
MMM Founding Board Member

Kupar, Gayatri, M.D.

Loxley-Barnard, Jean
Chesapeake First Citizen, Founder/Publisher “The Shopper”

Lee, Jun
International Entrepreneur

Lidasan, Nasser, PhD
Armed Forces of the Philippines

Long, Steve
Owner – Long Jewelry

Martin III, Roy
Civic Leader, Entrepreneur

Matheson, Dawn
President of GoChesapeake

Marioneaux, Stephanie J. M.D.

McDonnell, Bob
Former Governor of VA

McGourn, Joseph
Pastor, Humanitarian

Medina, Danielle

Medina, Scott

Metz, Craig Esq.
Partner of Nelson Mullins Law Firm, Washington D.C. 

Montero, Dan, M.D.
Family & Sports Medicine Specialist

Montero, Paul ,MD, FACS
General Surgeon and Minimally Invasive Surgery Specialist

Moy, Petula, R.N.
President, Asian Business Association of Hampton Roads

Nahra, Ralph
Former NATO Headquarters manager

Narelle, Grant
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, Musical Artist

Narelle, Pearl
Humanitarian, Artist

Neatrour, G. Peyton, M.D.
Ophthalmologist, Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Neatrour, Kristin, M.D.

Newsom, Roger, M.D.
Ophthalmologist, State Amateur Golf Champion, Virginia

Old, Kim
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian

Olivieri, Vince, Esq.
MMM Legal Advisor, Humanitarian, Philanthropist 

Ona, Enrique, M.D.
Former Secretary of Health, Philippines

Packer, Dave, Dr.
Chiropractor, MMM Health Fair volunteer extraordinaire

Palmeri, Lesle 
Independent Marketing Consultant

Pascual, Kim, M.D. 
Operation Blessing Director of Medical Missions in Philippines and Asia

Patterson, Beth

Perry, Darren
Green Bay Packers Safeties Coach
Former Pittsburgh Steeler Safety

Phillips, G. Conoly
Former Councilman, Norfolk
Former Rector of Regent University

Pimentel, Johnny T.
Governor of Surigao del Sur, Philippines

Plauny, Josh
Marine (Ret.) Healthcare System Specialist

Pontier, Paul M.D., PhD

Powers, Ralph, DDS
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Probst, Ashley 
Student at ECPI

Pruden, Peter
Owner of Taste Unlimited

Reese, Stephanie
Humanitarian, International Songstress

Reyes, Shei
DIA Inc., Marketing Advertising & PR company

Reynolds-Cane, Dianne, M.D.
Former Director, Board of Health Professions, Virginia

Rhee, Jimmy
Special Secretary/Minority Affairs Maryland

Robertson, Jenny
Formerly of TBN (Trinity Broadcasting Network)

Roddy, Shane

Rodebaugh, Belinda
Rotarian Civic Leader

Romero, Cynthia, M.D.
Former State Health Commissioner Virginia 
Director, Brock Institute EVMS

Romulo, Rodrigo L. C., M.D.
Infectious Disease Specialist

Rustia, Johny
Founder Starmatch Fund

Rustia, Grace
TV Personality, Humanitarian

Rutkowski, Dick
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Instructor/Consultant

Ryan, Dan
Humanitarian, First Citizen Virginia Beach

Ryan, Nancy
Humanitarian, Philanthropist, Civic Leader

Sachs, Warren, DDS
Humanitarian Philanthropist

Sampath, Karunatilaka 
Sri Lankan Lions Club officer, civic leader/philanthropist

Samudre, Sandeep, PhD
Eastern Virginia Eye Institute

Sandag, Sainsanaa

Santa Ana, Coleen
President & CEO, Sentara Albemarle Hospital, N.C.

Saunders, Susan
Dixon Hughes Goodman

Singh, Amar, M.D.
Psychiatrist, Entrepreneur

Smith, Cyndi
Owner, American Orthotic & Prosthetic Center

Smith, Mike, CPO
Owner, American Orthotic & Prosthetic Center

Sotto, Mignonette M.D.
Faculty Trinity Medical School St. Vincent and the Grenadines

Sunga, Dario, M.D.
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Tan, Cheryl
Television Personality, Entrepreneur

Thornton, Katie
Head Coach Bowling at SCAD, Georgia

Troyer, Merv
Entrepreneur, Golf Courses
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Troyer, Nina
Entrepreneur, Golf Courses
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Truong, Linh
Entrepreneur, World Financial Group
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Van Horn, Leslie


Vercedea, Mariana
Humanitarian, Civic Leader

Virts, Earl, CRNA
Owner – Eagles Nest Assisted Living Facility

Virts, Paul, RN
Owner – Eagles Nest Assisted Living Facility

Wallace, Guy
Executive, Cornerstone

Wallace, Maria
Civic Leader

Wallace, Peter
President, Chesapeake Sister Cities
Chief IT Officer, Chesapeake

Wardian, Michael 
Super Marathoner for humanitarian causes worldwide, Potomac Maritime, LLC Officer, Washington D.C.

Warusavitharana, Akalanka
Logistics Executive- Geodis, USA

Wells, Mogie
Owner – Express Medical Transport

Wells, Bryan
Owner – Express Medical Transport

Wilson, Chance
Executive, Binchmark

Wood, Deb, N.D.
Founder Renova Wellness Center

Young, David, M.D. (ret.)
Orthopedic Surgeon, Humanitarian, Philanthropist

Zinn, Wayne & Dorothy
Former COO of Op Smile