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Sue Van

NMAH Board Member; President and CEO, Wallace H. Coulter Foundation

Sue Van is the President and CEO of the Wallace H. Coulter Foundation. The Wallace H. Coulter Foundation was founded in 2000, by the late Wallace H. Coulter, to fund improvements in health care through medical research and engineering.  Ms. Van is the former CFO and an Executive VP of the Coulter Corporation.  She worked with Mr. Coulter for 23 years and also managed his personal assets. Upon his death in 1998, Ms. Van became the sole Trustee of the Wallace H. Coulter Trust. The Foundation was then established in 2000.  Ms. Van resides in Miami, FL.