“Providing the priceless gift of cleft lip and palate surgery is one of the most challenging and rewarding experiences I have undertaken in my medical career.” 

Howard Kotler, MD, FACS

Director of Surgical Services

“The repair of a cleft lip or palate is a priceless gift that transforms lives and stands as one of the most poignant acts of human kindness I know.” 

Timothy J. Marten, MD, FACS

Founder and Chairman


Peter Mayerhofler, MD

Director of Anesthesia Services



Mary Heylin, RN

Director of OR Services

Craig Nielsen, MD

Director of Patient Services

Guy Englemann, MD

Director of Corporate Operations



“Real love is helping someone who 

can not return the favor.”

Val Smith Orr, RN

Director of Nursing Services

Mel Chamberlain, RN

Director of Anesthesia Nursing Services


Heather Becker

Director of Operations

Jaylene Harvey

Director of Financial Services

Actress Heather Tom and her mother Marie with the Emmy she received for her portrayal of Victoria on "The Young and the Restless"

Craig Harvey

Director of Administration


Heather Tom

Celebrity Spokesperson/Special Appointee


Marie Tom

Director of Speech Services/ Financial Development


Jack Chow, DDS

Director of Dental Services

Jim Miller

Director of Sponsor Relations