Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)
Chief Executive Officer
Executive Office


Executive Office

  • Ruth E. Fortson, Director, Administration
  • Frédéric Biemar, PhD, Associate Director, International Affairs
  • Nicole L. Doughty, Coordinator
  • Nancy R. duPont, Administrative Manager 
  • Lois A. Marcolongo, Senior Program Coordinator, Scientific Working Groups
  • Mary Anne Mennite, Executive Editor and Senior Liaison to the CEO
  • Heather J. Nicholson, Program Coordinator, International Affairs
  • Nicole M. Peters, Program Coordinator, AACR Project GENIE
  • Michael J. Powell, PhD, Senior Program Administrator
  • Bianca E. Scherrei, Staff Assistant
  • Rajarshi Sengupta, Phd, Senior Project Manager, AACR Cancer Progress Report
  • Shawn M. Sweeney, PhD, Associate Director, Translational Research
  • Robert K. Thuener, Staff Assistant II
  • Jocelyn V. Voorhees, Program Coordinator
  • Helen Wang, Senior Executive Assistant
  • Sandra E. Williams, Senior Administrator

Communications and Public Relations Department

  • Richard G. Buck, Senior Director, Communications and Public Relations
  • Michael Beveridge, Director, Electronic Communications
  • Nancy Powell Connelly, Senior Manager, Website Communications 
  • Joshua F. Goldstein, Director, Brand Strategy Communications
  • Monika P. Goldstein, Manager, Social Media Communications
  • Ronald M. Grunsby Jr., Assistant Director, Marketing and Circulation, Cancer Today
  • Julia P. Gunther, Assistant Director, Media and Public Relations
  • Marci A. Landsmann, Senior Editor, Cancer Today
  • Eileen Glanton Loftus, Senior Writer and Editor
  • Kevin P. McLaughlin, Executive Editor, Cancer Today
  • Richard L. Lobb, Director, Communications, SU2C
  • Jeffrey L. Molter, Director, Media and Public Relations
  • Srivani Ravoori, PhD, Associate Director, Science Communications
  • Lauren M. Riley, Senior Coordinator, Media and Public Relations
  • Rachel D. Salis-Silverman, Associate Director, Public Affairs
  • Karen L. Walker, Staff Associate
  • Kate L. Yandell, Associate Editor, Cancer Today

Marketing and Creative Services Department

  • Paul J. Driscoll, Senior Director, Marketing and Creative Services
  • Brenna L. Adams, Special Publications Designer
  • Jenna M. Bachen, Assistant Art Director
  • Nicole D. Bellanco, Marketing Coordinator
  • Colleen M. Brand, Graphic Web Designer
  • Ashley H. Kennedy, Senior Marketing Coordinator
  • John B. McCullough, Senior Graphic Designer
  • Susan L. Moore, Senior Production Manager
  • Valerie R. Morris, Associate Director, Marketing
  • Leslie A. Perry, Staff Associate

Office of Science Policy and Government Affairs

  • Jon G. Retzlaff, Managing Director, Science Policy and Government Affairs
  • Nicholas M. Bashour, Manager, Science Policy Communications
  • Nicole Boschi, PhD, Senior Regulatory Science and Policy Analyst
  • Dashiell Delan, Senior Coordinator, Legislative Affairs
  • Serita F. Henderson, Senior Administrative Coordinator
  • James A. Ingram II, Assistant Director, Government Relations and Advocacy
  • Karen Russell Mills, Administrative Manager, Survivor and Patient Advocacy
  • Anna B. Sadusky, PhD, Director, Regulatory Science and Policy
  • Mary Lee Watts, MPH, RD, Director, Government Relations and Advocacy


    AACR Foundation

    • Mitchell R. Stoller, Executive Director of the AACR Foundation
    • Krista M. Romanowski, Senior Administrative Manager

    Leadership Philanthropy and Planned Giving

    • Anizia Karmazyn, Senior Director, Leadership Philanthropy and Planned Giving
    • Simone S. Jeffers, Associate Director, Annual Giving and Donor Relations
    • Ashley L. Myers, Development Coordinator

    Foundation Relations and Development Operations

    • Lauren E. Herrold, Development Coordinator
    • Sam McGrath, Associate Director
    • Barbara E. Roberson, Coordinator, Development Operations

    Corporate Alliances

    • Peter D. VanPelt, RPh, Director, Corporate Alliances
    • Leslie R. Dias, Manager, Proposal Research and Development
    • Iain A. Mitchell, Assistant Director, Corporate Alliances
    • Casey C. Snyder, Assistant Director, Corporate Alliances
    • Deborah A. Westergon, Administrative Coordinator

    Philanthropic Communications

    • Joanna M. Guttridge, Director, Philanthropic Communications
    • Michael S. Gilbert, Assistant Director, Philanthropic Digital Media and Analytics

    Community Relations and Events

    • Danielle Triplett, Director, Community Relations and Events
    • Christine E. Katt, Special Events Coordinator
    • Chrissy N. Kissinger, Senior Coordinator, National Volunteer Programs
    • Uchechi N. Tarver, Manager of Special Events

      Finance and Business Administration Division

      • Michael K. Stewart, Chief Financial Officer

      Finance Department

      • Joseph S. Pontoski, Senior Director, Finance
      • Samuel Johnston, Dues Processing Associate 
      • Brian C. Kelly, Senior Manager, Accounting
      • Teresa M. Moore, Accounts Payable Coordinator
      • Daniel A. Sontag, Staff Accountant
      • Monica Storione, Associate Director, Accounting
      • Jeriesha L. Williams, Senior Accounts Receivable Coordinator

      Human Resources Department

      • Vernetta J. Mitchell, Director, Human Resources 
      • Christopher A. Brod, Associate Director
      • Amy Domard, Human Resources Coordinator
      • Lillian D. Fennell, Staff Associate
      • Denise T. Guinup, Receptionist
      • Adam M. Young, Senior Manager, Human Resources and Benefits Administration

      Information Technology Department

      • Reginald R. Swanigan, Senior Director, Information Technology and Services
      • Lydia I. Rodriguez, Assistant Director
      • Ralph R. Croce, Web Programmer Analyst
      • Derek A. Grier, Senior Developer
      • Dawn M. Hunt, Systems Administrator
      • Sumod Jacob, Senior Manager, Infrastructure and Engineering
      • Kevin T. Lee, Associate Director, IT Services
      • Armah R. Mason, Systems Administrator
      • Thomas T. Pham, IT Business Analyst
      • Arthur Sereda, IT Project Manager
      • Donald R. Storm, Systems Engineer
      • Michael R. Taylor, Database Administrator

      Office Operations Department

      • Paul R. Malachi, Office Clerk
      • Benjamin J. McCargo, Office Operations Coordinator


      Publishing Division

      • Christine B. Rullo, Publisher and Head
      • Lisa B. Jewett, Senior Administrative Coordinator
      • Daniel S. Evanko, PhD, Director of Journal Operations and Systems

      Electronic Publishing Department

      • Robert S. Spanier, Director, Digital Publishing
      • George V. Hart, Digital Publishing Associate
      • John C. Ho, Senior Manager, Publishing Technology
      • Diane M. Marinelli, Digital Production Manager
      • Chris D. Wozniak, Digital Product Development Manager

      Sales and Marketing Department

      • Nicola L. Hill, Director, Journal Marketing and Sales
      • Joanna C. Arnold, Senior Publications Marketing Manager
      • John R. Banionis, Publications Account Manager
      • Shanshan Lin, Customer Service Assistant
      • Karola Rac, Assistant Director, Institutional Sales and Outreach

      Production Department

      • Charlene A. Squibb, Associate Director, Production
      • Julie Ehlers, Senior Production Project Editor
      • Jennifer L. Harper, Senior Production Editor
      • David Livewell, Senior Production Manager
      • Stacey L. Reid, Senior Production Editor
      • Brenda Roberson, Production Manager
      • Sue Russell, Senior Production Editor 

      Editorial Department 

      Cancer Discovery

      • Mark W. Landis, PhD, Executive Editor
      • Judy N. Quong, PhD, Executive Editor
      • Krista L. Bledsoe, PhD, Science Writer
      • Michele M. Hartsough, PhD, Associate Editor
      • Elizabeth S. McKenna, PhD, Senior Editor
      • Suzanne L. Rose, Senior Editor, Science and Medical News
      • I-Mei Siu, PhD, Associate Editor
      • Jennifer A. Zimmerman, Journal Manager

      Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention

      • Ashley R. Pfeiffer, Editorial Assistant
      • Stephanie V. Seymour, Editorial Assistant

      Cancer Immunology Research

      • Linda J. Miller, PhD, Executive Editor
      • Jeremy F. Rosenberg, Assistant Managing Editor

      Cancer Prevention Research

      • Gregory J. Pavlovcak, Associate Managing Editor
      • Stephanie V. Seymour, Editorial Assistant

      Cancer Research

      • Jeremy F. Rosenberg, Assistant Managing Editor
      • Jennifer E. Jones, Editorial Assistant
      • Amir Khalili, Editorial Assistant
      • Julie E. Kostelnik, Editorial Assistant

      Clinical Cancer Research

      • Marlowe S. Tessmer, PhD, Executive Editor
      •  Maggie S. Heffernan, Editorial Assistant
      • Joseph A. Piccirillo, Managing Editor
      • William J. Siegmann, Senior Editorial Associate
      • Cara E. Vandy, Editorial Assistant
      • Christopher M. Vesci, Features Editor

      Molecular Cancer Research

      • Gregory J. Pavlovcak, Managing Editor
      • Clay E.S. Comstock, PhD, Associate Editor/Administrator
      • Karen Quann, Editorial Associate

      Molecular Cancer Therapeutics

      • Crystal Cheepudom, Associate Journal Manager
      • Jiping (Jennifer) Zhang, MD, PhD, Associate Editor
      • Sadie Buckallew, Editorial Assistant
      • Meredith A. Kahn, Editorial Assistant


        Science Education and Clinical Programs Division

        Meetings and Exhibits Department

        • M. Pamela Ballinger, Senior Director, Meetings and Exhibits
        • Joshua A. Britton, Meetings Associate
        • Leslie A. Buckingham, Meetings Associate
        • Amy C. Cassidy, Assistant Director of Meetings
        • Jaclyn M. Cocco, Conference Center Coordinator
        • Kristin E. Howard, Senior Meetings Manager
        • Samantha Lloyd, Meetings Associate
        • LaShanna T. Mackey, Senior Meetings and Exhibits Coordinator
        • Lisa A. McGlashen, Assistant Director of Exhibits
        • Coleen S. McMahon, Manager
        • Jeiry Nin Gomera, Meetings Associate
        • Lauren M. Santarone, Senior Meetings Manager
        • Victoria L. Sichelstiel, Manager

        Membership Department

        • Robin E. Felder, Director
        • Mabel Asamoah, Data Analyst, Database Operations
        • Josephine Wagner Costalas, Coordinator, Membership Development
        • Tamika N. Coleman, Manager, Constituency Programs
        • Lee-Ann M. Doncevic, Senior Coordinator, Membership Development
        • Theresa A. Griffith, Senior Quality Control Specialist
        • Reginald M. Hawkins, Membership Services Liaison
        • Whitney P. López, Coordinator, Constituency Programs
        • Sharon R. Mayberry, Senior Manager, Database Operations
        • Melissa E. Metelits, Membership Associate
        • Peter J. Michener, Coordinator, Database Management
        • Nirvana J. Rivera, Coordinator, Constituency Programs
        • Helen M. White, Manager, Membership Services

        Office of Continuing Medical Education

        • Ronald E. Arthur, Senior Manager
        • Scott R. Gorman, Senior Coordinator

        Scientific Review and Grants Administration Department

        • Elexis Andruzzi, Program Assistant
        • Leigha Bannon, Program Assistant
        • Linda M. Brooks-Stokes, Program Associate, Scientific Achievement Awards
        • Deborah L. Crabtree, Assistant Director 
        • Jacquelyn Crutchley, Program Assistant
        • Elizabeth M. Dempsey, Senior Program Coordinator
        • Monique P. Eversley, Senior Program Coordinator, Scientific Achievement Awards
        • Shannon M. Gallagher-Colombo, PhD, Senior Program Administrator 
        • Ashley S. Jones, Program Coordinator
        • Kerry A. Kauffman,  Senior Program Coordinator, Associate Member Council
        • Leslie D. Medley, Manager, Stand Up To Cancer
        • Jenine K. Sanzari, PhD, Senior Program Administrator
        • Allyson M. Vaughan, Program Assistant

        Program Development Department

        • Amy A. Baran, PhD, Senior Program Administrator
        • Lyngine H. Calizo, PhD, Assistant Director
        • Catherine R. Campana, Senior Administrative Manager
        • Anne E. Harney, Staff Associate
        • Lisa N. Haubein, PhD, Associate Director
        • Kelley D. Isaac, Senior Program Coordinator, Annual Meeting
        • Meredith A. Kleiber, Coordinator
        • Natalie A. Konrad, Program Coordinator
        • Margaret A. Pickels, Senior Program Administrator, Annual Meeting
        • Christine M. Poole, Senior Manager
        • Dean A. Post, Associate Director
        • Phyllis D. Sanborn, Staff Associate
        • Ena S. Wiggins, Staff Assistant




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