Mr. Baron is an airline pilot with Virgin America Airlines based in San Francisco flying the Airbus A320 series aircraft in domestic, and international operations. He is a graduate of Purdue University with a B.S. in Aviation Technology. He currently resides in Chicago, IL with his wife, and dogs.
David Baron joined the IPPF Board of Directors in February 2015. Mr. Baron was diagnosed with Pemphigus Vulgaris in 2005, he suffered from a severe and refractory case, but was lucky to reach remission after three years of treatment with Rituximab and IVIG. He has volunteered with a number of charitable organizations and plans to use that experience as well as his patient perspective to help pemphigus and pemphigoid patients.