“The Children’s Organ Transplant Association (COTA) provided so much hope to us by simply being by our side during some very dark days. COTA assisted us with transplant-related expenses and every person at COTA was very patient with us since this was all new. COTA emailed and called us to check on Itzel and on Read More

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Bone Marrow Transplant Recipient

Posted on June 6th, 2019
Suzanne Seiders
Board of Directors

Suzanne is a registered nurse and has been working for a Population Health Management company for the past 5 yrs. She has been married to her husband, Jim, for 19yrs. They have 3 children. Ethan is 17 and heading to IU next year, Lauren (12) and Owen (12) who are in 7th grade.

Suzanne shared, "My love of COTA started in 2007, when Lauren had 2 liver transplants, one week apart. Unfortunately, the transplants were not successful, and Lauren received a multi-visceral (liver, pancreas, stomach, small bowel, and 2 kidneys) in 2009. We were amazed by the support and professionalism of COTA. I am honored to be a part of an organization that puts their hearts and souls into meeting the needs of transplant kids."

Title: Director, Clinical Development and Education

Company: Evolent Health

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