Meet a few of our Mentors

We have 163 certified mentors who speak 10 languages and are ready to support living organ donors, transplant recipients, and their family and caregivers through the transplant journey. Click on the names of our amazing mentors to learn more. 

Laura Altobelli

Laura is a living kidney donor from San Antonio, Texas. She has been involved with ATF since her donation in 2011 and mentors living kidney donors.

Michele Patarino

Michele is a living kidney donor from Lakewood, Colorado. She has been involved with ATF since 2012 and mentors living kidney donors.

Erin Rollman

Erin is a living kidney donor from Denver, Colorado, who has been involved with ATF since 2014 and mentors living kidney donors.

Joel Prince

Joel is a living kidney donor from Chicago, Illinois, who has been involved with ATF since 2014 and mentors living kidney donors.

Jen Clark

Jen is a living kidney donor in Colorado who has been involved with ATF since 2011 and mentors living kidney donors.

Russ Cupps

Russ is a living kidney donor who has been involved with ATF since 2010. He is a member of the Transplant Leadership Council and is on the Advisory Board. Russ mentors living donors.

Jessica Smith

Jessica has been involved with ATF for 2 ½ years as a volunteer and as a founding member of the Transplant Leadership Council. She mentors living liver donors and their families.

Audrey Moller

Audrey is a living kidney donor who has been working with ATF for many years and mentors living donors.

Alyna Waters

Alyna is a living kidney donor who has been involved with ATF since August of 2013 after donating her kidney to her boyfriend. She mentors both living donors and potential transplant recipients.