Eugene Bell team rides cart in rural North Korea, where most treatment centers for MDR TB are located

Team Members


United States

Stephen W. Linton , Founder/President

Stephen Linton was born in Philadelphia in 1950 and grew up in Korea, where his father was a third generation Southern Presbyterian missionary. He is a visiting associate of the Korea Institute at Harvard University. Linton is currently chairman of The Eugene Bell Foundation (EugeneBell), a not-for-profit... Read More ►

Dr. KJ Seung , Medical Director

Dr. Kwonjune (KJ) Seung attended the Stanford School of Medicine and joined Partners In Health (PIH) in Peru in 2001, where he worked on scaling up MDR-TB diagnosis and treatment throughout the country. Since then, he has worked closely with ministries of health in numerous countries to improve access to... Read More ►

US Board of Directors

Dr. Benjamin S. Lee, M.D. , Board Member

Graduated Loma Linda University

Graduated Yonsei University College of Medicine

Practicing internal medicine physician in Maryland

Hong Sup Kim , Board Member

CEO of Lounge Confecçoes LTDA

Secretary of The National Unification Advisory Council in Brazil

Executive Director of the Korean School in Brazil

Former Vice President of The Korean Association in Brazil (2002-2003)

Dr. David Hershey Hopper, M.D. , Board Member & Treasurer

Moses Cone Hospital (2008 – present)

Urgent Medical and Family Care, Greensboro, NC (2008 – present)

American Board of Family Medicine

Abraham Kim , Board Member

Graduated from the State University of New York

Business Owner in New York

Ed Bachrach , Board Member

Former Chairman and CEO of Bachrach Clothing Inc

Founder of Build Cambodia

Graduated with a BSBA from Northwestern University

Graduated with MPA from Harvard Kennedy School

Edward Matthew Dougherty , Board Member

Priest of the Maryknoll Mission Society

Served as a seminarian and priest in Tanzania and Kenya

Former General Superior, Maryknoll Mission Society

Currently Maryknoll’s Liaison to the Vatican

Yoon Hyuk Kim , Board Member

Graduated from Nyack College

Clothing Wholesaler in Los Angeles