Rebecca Miltenberger, associate in Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck’s Las Vegas office, was recently appointed to JDRF Nevada Chapter Board of Directors. Miltenberger has witnessed her father’s struggle with type 1 diabetes and is committed to supporting groundbreaking research that prevents, treats and ultimately cures this disease. In her role on the Board, Miltenberger will assist in the formation of the Nevada JDRF Young Leadership Committee, as well as assist in fundraising and outreach efforts.
JDRF is the leading global organization focused on type 1 diabetes (T1D) research. Driven by passionate, grassroots volunteers connected to children, adolescents, and adults with this disease, JDRF is the largest charitable supporter of T1D research. The goal of JDRF is to improve the lives of every person affected by T1D by accelerating progress on the most promising opportunities for curing, better treating, and preventing T1D. JDRF collaborates with a wide spectrum of partners who share this goal. Since its founding in 1970, JDRF has awarded more than $1.5 billion to T1D research. For more information, visit www.jdrflv.org