Our team

Heather Hearst

Project Lyme is a nonprofit organization, launched in May 2016 dedicated to creating awareness and education about the prevention and early detection of Lyme disease on a national and global…...

Marta Ferro

Marta Gazzera Ferro is the President of Starfish Impact, Inc., a philanthropic consulting company founded in 2005.  Starfish Impact makes a difference in the greater community by providing philanthropic advisory services…...

Julie Parrino

Julie Parrino is experienced in helping nonprofits achieve their fiscal, program and infrastructure goals. For the past 24 years, she has used her innovative and resourceful approach in nonprofit, corporate…...

Michelle Murphy

Michelle Murphy is a partner in She Says Strategy, a mother-daughter social media agency helping businesses and nonprofits connect through social. With 10-plus years of experience in editing, content creation,…...

Chris Philbrook

Chris brings a unique skill-set to the Project Lyme team. He blends his experience having worked at White House, United States Department of the Treasury, and United States Senate with…...

Truth Strategy

Truth Strategy is a brand consultancy that delivers marketing power for a digital world.  Founded by Marty Laiks and Mike Dennelly, Truth Strategy helps clients create brands that aspire to…...

Board of Directors

Our list is growing everyday, but it is missing one important thing - YOU! Join our 900 supporters who understand the impact they will make by joining forces with Project Lyme.