Board Of Directors
Steven G. Achinger, MD - Dr. Achinger was named the Chairman of the Board for the Foundation and Managing Partner of Watson Clinic in 2018. He is a board-certified nephrologist at Watson Clinic Main in Lakeland. Dr. Achinger received his medical degree from the University of Miami in Miami, FL, and first joined Watson Clinic in 2009.
Galina Vugman, MD - Dr. Vugman became President of the Foundation in 2019. She specializes in Oncology-Hematology from the Watson Clinic Cancer & Research Center. She attended Rush University in Chicago, IL, and joined Watson Clinic LLP in 2009.
Stan Piotrowski, BS, MHA - Mr. Piotrowski was appointed Secretary & Treasurer of the Foundation in 1999. He attended Gannon University, George Washington University, Baylor University and Harvard University. Mr. Piotrowski joined Watson Clinic LLP in 1999 as the CAO.
M. Shane Glor – Mr. Glor is a Mortgage Banker and Business Leader in the Lakeland area since 1988. Involved with several community organizations and events, Mr. Glor has served on the Board since 2008 . He attended the University of Missouri in Columbia, MO.
Randy Heysek, MD – Dr. Heysek is a radiation oncologist specialist with the Center for Cancer Care and Research. He attended University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, FL.
Pranay Patel, MD - Dr. Patel has served on the Foundation Board since October 2001. He joined the Watson Clinic LLP in 1998 where he has an Otolaryngology practice. Dr. Patel attended the University of Texas, Oxford University and Baylor College of Medicine.