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Patellofemoral Foundation names Dahlinger as executive director

Patellofemoral Foundation names Dahlinger as executive director
July 7, 2015

The Patellofemoral Foundation recently announced Eric Dahlinger has accepted the foundation’s offer to become its executive director.

A founding board member from the time the organization was established in 2002, Dahlinger has held the role of secretary for the majority of his tenure. His duties, which began May 1, include completing and maintaining the foundation’s website, enhancing foundation fundraising efforts and community outreach projects.

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