INTERIM PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, AMERICAN AUTOIMMUNE RELATED DISEASES ASSOCIATION
Lilly has served as an advocate for over a decade, transitioning into patient advocacy after she was diagnosed with multiple autoimmune diseases. Lilly currently serves as the Interim CEO for the American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association and is the Vice Chair of the Board of the Directors for the organization. Lilly is the Founder and Principal at Patient Authentic, where she helps healthcare organizations build programs that educate and empower patients. Prior to founding Patient Authentic, Lilly served as the Head of Client Relations at Savvy Cooperative and led Patient Advocacy at Clara Health where she conceived and executed patient engagement strategy and ensured the patient voice remained firmly at the center of the company. She has served in communications and advocacy roles across the healthcare industry from the Institute for Healthcare Improvement to MassBio. She regularly shares her experience and expertise via speaking engagements from conferences to Capitol Hill and is a Lead Patient Advisor to several major pharmaceutical and health tech companies.