Who we are

Societi is run by volunteers.  We have no paid Trustees.


Rachael McCormack, who has had direct experience of Kawasaki Disease, is the Founder and Chair of Societi Foundation.  Rachael is a management and leadership professional and drives forward the day-to-day business of our organisation, as a volunteer.

Scientific Advisory Board

Kawasaki Disease has many effects on a child and as such a multi-disciplinary approach to research/care is needed for this disease. Societi is supported by the phenomenal clinical expertise of:

Prof Robert Tulloh; Consultant in Paediatric Cardiology and Pulmonary Hypertension, Clinical Lead, Paediatric Cardiac Services, Bristol Royal Hospital for Children
Prof Paul Brogan; ​Professor of Vasculitis and Honorary Consultant Paediatric Rheumatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital
Prof Michael Levin; Professor of Paediatrics & International Child Health, Imperial College London
Dr Tom Johnson; Consultant Cardiologist, Bristol Heart Institute
Associate Professor Despina Eleftheriou; Paediatric Rheumatologist, Great Ormond Street Hospital and Institute of Child Health
Dr Damian Roland; Consultant and Honorary Associate Professor in Paediatric Emergency Medicine, University Hospitals, Leicester
Dr Owen Miller; Consultant in Paediatric and Fetal Cardiology, Clinical Director, Congenital Heart Network, Evelina London Children’s Hospital

Our Board of Trustees

Our Board Members bring together a strong combination of skills and expertise:

Rachael McCormack, FCMI, FILM, Founder, Societi Chair & Company Director
Roger Greenwood, FLI Company Director
Prof Robert Tulloh, MA DM FRCPCH Consultant in Paediatric Cardiology & Pulmonary Hypertension
Gerry Higgins, CIC Managing Director & Company Director
​Sue Davidson/Nicky ClementsKSSG UK (advisory members)