Attorney Katheryne Zelenock Appointed to the Board of Directors for Eversight
TROY, Mich., Jan. 16, 2019
TROY, Mich., Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Katheryne Zelenock has been appointed to the Board of Directors for Eversight, an international non-profit based in Southeast Michigan that works to restore sight and prevent blindness through the healing power of donation, transplantation and research.
"It's a very exciting time to serve on the Board of Directors for Eversight," says Kathy. "Eversight is a wonderful organization that is impacting the health and well-being of individuals who suffer from vision loss. While Eversight's mission originated with the establishment of the fourth eye bank in the United States, Eversight now encompasses a much wider and expanding array of services, including recovery and evaluation of eye tissue for transplantation, support of research into causes and cures of blinding conditions, and providing humanitarian aid in the form of sight-restoring therapies, both domestically and in other areas of the world, and that mission continues to evolve. I am pleased to bring my professional creativity and life experience to this organization as it embraces these changes."
Ms. Zelenock is a Member and Chair of the firm's Real Estate Finance practice. In her practice, she leads a team that closes commercial and multifamily mortgage loans across the country on behalf of leading national lenders as well as smaller regional and local banks, including multifamily and manufactured housing community loans originated for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. She is also experienced in matters related to troubled properties and owners, and the modification, restructuring and workout of financing arrangements, including related litigation and due diligence.
Ms. Zelenock is a member of the American Bar Association, the Mortgage Bankers' Association of America, Commercial Real Estate Finance Council, International Council of Shopping Centers, and the Oakland County Bar Association. She is a Fellow and elected member of the Board of Regents of the American College of Mortgage Attorneys, and is recognized as a leader in her field by Best Lawyers in America, Chambers USA: Leading Lawyers for Business, Michigan Super Lawyers, and Dbusiness magazine. Ms. Zelenock received her B.A. from the University of Michigan and her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School.
About Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is a general practice business law firm with more than 475 attorneys among more than 40 practice areas and 16 industry groups. Headquartered in Detroit and founded in 1878, the firm has 19 offices, including six in Michigan (Detroit, Troy, Ann Arbor, Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Saginaw) and 12 other domestic offices in Austin and El Paso, Texas; Columbus, Ohio; Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; Lexington, Ky.; Nashville and Music Row, Tenn.; Las Vegas and Reno, Nev.; Phoenix, Ariz.; Silicon Valley, Calif.; and Washington, D.C. The firm's Canadian office is located in Toronto.
Dickinson Wright offers our clients a distinctive combination of superb client service, exceptional quality, value for fees, industry expertise and business acumen. As one of the few law firms with ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, Dickinson Wright has built state-of-the-art, independently-verified risk management controls and security processes for our commercial transactions. Dickinson Wright lawyers are known for delivering commercially-oriented advice on sophisticated transactions and have a remarkable record of wins in high-stakes litigation. Dickinson Wright lawyers are regularly cited for their expertise and experience by Chambers, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and other leading independent law firm evaluating organizations.
Eversight is an international non-profit organization based in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Originating from an Illinois-based eyebank, Eversight's work now encompasses work in tissue donation, harvest and transplantation, as well as research into various therapies intended to restore or improve eyesight, and international efforts to address vision challenges throughout the world. To learn more about Eversight, please visit http://www.eversightvision.org.
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