Hope for HIE – Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy Hope for HIE – Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy


Our positive power is in our people, bringing together families, clinicians, researchers and the global community.

Hope for HIE is a US-based 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a worldwide support network and presence, dedicated to promoting awareness, education and support for Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy (HIE). The organization was incorporated legally within the State of Michigan in 2013, confirmed as a non-profit in 2014 by the IRS.


Betsy Pilon
Executive Director
Haley Thomas, LMSW
Social Worker
Simran Bansal
Program Assistant (volunteer)
Deanna Bryan
Program Manager
Annie Gunning, CCLS, CIMI
Child Life Specialist
Lauren Bonenfant
Virtual Assistant


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