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     Honorary

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


Ackerman, Dennis
Former Director, Old Dominion University Entrepreneurial Center

Afable, Rogelio ‘Ogie’
Humaitarian, Volunteer, Civic leader

Alnaif, Bunan M.D. 
OB-GYN Specialist

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

Amato, Jackie
Towne Bank

Ante, Nilda, M.D.

Arney, Tanya, PhD
Humanitarian, Volunteer, Civic Leader 

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

Baloy, Gabino, MD
Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine

Balmes, Marichu, MD
Family Medicine, VA Medical Center, Hampton, Virginia

Baluta, Maria, PhD
Associate Professor, Virginia Tech; Tidewater Agricultural Research and Experimental Center 

Barber, Reid
First Financial Group, LLC; Humanitarian, Volunteer

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

Brewer, Robert
Plastic Surgeon, Rotarian, Humanitarian, Volunteer

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

Burns, Guy
Motivational Speaker, Humanitarian

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

Cobb, Stephanie
Towne Bank Branch Manager, Former MMM Treasurer

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
Humanitarian, Volunteer 

Davis, Morgan
President and CEO TowneBank

Derhy, Marco
Founder / CEO Derhy Enterprises, Inc. a boutique international consulting firm.
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, Philanthropist, Author, Positive Influencer

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.)

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.
Internist, Humanitarian, Volunteer 

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

Fulton, Jack
Founder International Boxing Championships

Galanti, Paul
Vietnam Military Hero, Civic Leader, Humanitarian

Garcia, Jorge, MD
Cardiovascular Surgeon, Philanthropist

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

Hill, Brian
Insurance Executive, Civic Leader

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

Hussey, Nancy
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

Im, Dennis, MD
Founder, Gruzone Company

Jay, An
President, Tidewater Korean Association of America (TKAA) 

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.

Lawton, Janie
Writer, Entrepreneur, Humanitarian

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

Marxrieser, Dacia,RN
Entrepreneur, Civic Leader, Humanitarian

Matheson, Dawn
President of GoChesapeake

Marioneaux, Stephanie J. M.D.

McDonnell, Bob
Former Governor of VA

McGourn, Joseph
Pastor, Humanitarian

Medina, Danielle
Humanitarian, Volunteer 

Medina, Scott
Founder, Owner, Frequency VA
Humanitarian, Voluntee

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

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

Patterson, Beth, CPA
Humanitarian, Volunteer, Entrepreneur 

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
Entrepreneur, Humanitarian, IT Specialist 

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
Humanitarian, Volunteer

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

Saunders, Susan
Dixon Hughes Goodman

Schmidt, Paul
Founder and President, Strategies for Growth, Rotarian, Philanthropist

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

Stredler, Celeste
Humanitarian, Philanthropist

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
Civic Leader, Humanitarian 

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