Ceciel Rooker was appointed as Executive Director of the Rome Foundation as of August 1, 2016. Ms. Rooker oversees the business and administrative operations of the Foundation and represents the Foundation worldwide in its many activities. Working with the President and the Board of Directors, she also serves as the liaison with industry contacts as well as potential sponsors. Ms. Rooker joined the Rome Foundation in early 2008 to assist with marketing and public relations. During that time, she assisted with the coordination of all major projects undertaken by the foundation; including international conferences, clinical symposia and lectureships such as at DDW and UEGW. She also served as the Managing Editor of Rome IV.