Cancer Discovery 

Office of Science Policy
and Government  Affairs

615 Chestnut Street
17th floor
Philadelphia, PA 19106-4404
Fax: 215-440-9313

 18 Tremont Street
Suite 703
Boston, MA 02108
Fax: 617-227-0144

 1425 K Street, NW
Suite 250
Washington, DC 20005
Fax: 202-898-0966

AACR International: Shanghai Office
Level 4 Puxi Management Center
No. 801 Jumen Road
Shanghai 200023, China
+86-21-2312 3519
Fax: +86-21-2312 3699
 Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (h.c.)
Chief Executive Officer
Executive Office



Executive Office

  • Ruth E. Fortson: Director, Administration
  • Frédéric Biemar, PhD: Associate Director, International Affairs
  • Kathleen Case: Archivist
  • Nicole L. Doughty: Staff Associate
  • Nancy R. duPont: Administrative Manager 
  • June N. Eberharter: Archives Production Editor
  • Lois A. Marcolongo: Senior Program Coordinator, Scientific Working Groups
  • Heather J. Nicholson: Program Coordinator, International Affairs
  • Michael J. Powell, PhD: Senior Program Administrator
  • Shawn M. Sweeney, PhD: Associate Director, Translational Research
  • Robert K. Thuener: Staff Assistant
  • Jocelyn V. Voorhees: Staff Assistant
  • Yi (Helen) Wang: 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
  • Stefanie K. Greene: Internet Content Coordinator
  • Ronald M. Grunsby Jr.: Senior Manager, Marketing and Circulation, Cancer Today
  • Julia P. Gunther: Senior Manager, Communications
  • Leigh A. Labrie: Associate Editor, Cancer Today
  • Marci A. Landsmann: Editor, Cancer Today
  • Kevin P. McLaughlin: Executive Editor, Cancer Today
  • Richard L. Lobb: Director, Communications
  • Karen Russell Mills: Administrative Manager, Survivor and Patient Advocacy
  • Jeffrey L. Molter: Director, Media and Public Relations
  • Jeremy N. Moore: Assistant Director, Science Communications
  • Srivani Ravoori, PhD: Senior Science Writer
  • Lauren M. Riley: Coordinator
  • Karen L. Walker: Staff Associate

Marketing and Creative Services Department

  • Paul J. Driscoll: Senior Director, Marketing and Creative Services
  • Jenna M. Bachen: Assistant Art Director
  • Nicole D. Bellanco: Marketing Associate
  • Colleen M. Brand: Graphic Web Designer
  • Ashley H. Kennedy: Marketing Coordinator
  • John B. McCullough: Senior Graphic Designer
  • Angie S. Maher:  Senior Marketing Manager
  • 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
  • Dashiell Delan: Staff Associate
  • Jessica H. Geahlen, PhD: Regulatory Science and Policy Analyst
  • Serita F. Henderson: Senior Administrative Coordinator
  • James A. Ingram: Senior Manager, Legislative Affairs
  • Rasika Kalamegham, PhD: Director, Regulatory Science and Policy
  • Mary Lee Watts: Director, Government Relations
  • Shimere Williams Sherwood, PhD: Associate Director, Science Policy
  • Carl P. Wonders, PhD: Senior Manager Science Policy Communications


AACR Foundation

  • Mitchell R. Stoller: Executive Director of the AACR Foundation
  • Jessica A. Cestone: Director, Development
  • Michael S. Gilbert: Senior Manager, Development Operations and Analytics
  • Lauren E. Herrold: Staff Assistant
  • Simone S. Jeffers:  Associate Director, Individual Giving
  • Anizia Karmazyn: Senior Director, Philanthropy and Corporate Partnerships
  • Deirdre E. Lennon: Senior Coordinator, National Volunteer Programs
  • Iain A. Mitchell: Assistant Director, Corporate Relations
  • Roy B. Pierson:  Manager, Foundation Relations
  • Barbara E. Roberson: Staff Associate
  • Krista M. Romanowski: Senior Administrative Coordinator
  • Melissa A. Hayes: Special Events Coordinator
  • Danielle Triplett: Director, Community Relations and 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
  • Daniel C. Matala: Staff Accountant
  • Teresa M. Moore: Accounts Payable Associate
  • Monica Storione: Associate Director, Accounting
  • Jeriesha L. Williams: Senior Accounts Receivable Coordinator

Human Resources Department

  • Vernetta J. Mitchell: Director, Human Resources 
  • Amy Domard: Staff Associate
  • Lillian D. Fennell: Staff Associate
  • Keith J. Fleming: Human Resource Recruiter
  • Denise T. Guinup: Receptionist
  • Gina Verdi: Associate Director, Human Resources
  • Adam M. Young: Manager, Human Resources and Benefits Administration

Information Technology Department

  • Lydia I. Rodriguez: Assistant Director, Information Technology and Services
  • Qi (Michael) Chen: Manager, Data Services
  • Ralph R. Croce: Web Programmer Analyst
  • Anthony V. Dominello: Database Administrator
  • David C. Edmunds: Enterprise Architect
  • Horace L. Gibson: Senior Application Developer
  • Derek A. Grier:  Senior Developer
  • Dawn M. Hunt: Systems Administrator
  • Sumod Jacob: Senior Manager, Infrastructure and Engineering
  • Kevin T. Lee: Project Manager
  • Armah R. Mason: Systems Administrator
  • Donald R. Storm: Systems Engineer

Office Operations Department

  • Gary D. Marshall: Manager, Office Operations 
  • 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

Electronic Publishing Department

  • Robert S. Spanier: Director, Electronic Publishing
  • Mary Beth Cunney: Senior Graphics Web Designer
  • John C. Ho: Senior Publishing Technology Specialist
  • Diane M. Marinelli: Senior Production Editor
  • Chris D. Wozniak: Electronic Publishing Analyst

Sales and Marketing Department

  • Nicola L. Hill: Associate Director, Sales and Marketing
  • Joanna C. Arnold: Senior Publications Marketing Manager
  • Latoya L. Johnson: Customer Service Assistant
  • Joanne M. Policare: Account Manager
  • 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
  • Brenda Roberson: Production Manager
  • Sue Russell: Senior Production Editor 
  • Kristin Murray: Senior Production Editor
  • Christopher M. Vesci: Senior Production Editor

Editorial Department 

Cancer Discovery

  • Mark W. Landis, PhD: Executive Editor
  • Judy N. Quong, PhD: Executive Editor
  • Michele M. Hartsough, PhD: Science Writer
  • Elizabeth S. McKenna, PhD: Assistant Editor
  • Suzanne L. Rose: Editor, Science and Medical News
  • Jennifer A. Zimmerman: Editorial Associate

Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention

  • Erin E. McMullan: Managing Editor
  • Sebastian Jamie Buonato: Editorial Assistant
  • Stephanie V. Seymour: Editorial Assistant

Cancer Immunology Research

  • Kelly A. Hadsell: Director, Editorial Operations and Managing Editor
  • Connie E. Gee, PhD: Senior Associate Editor 
  • Jeremy F. Rosenberg: Assistant Managing Editor
  • Timothy J. Rinehart: Editorial Associate

Cancer Prevention Research

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

Cancer Research

  • Kelly A. Hadsell: Director, Editorial Operations and Managing Editor
  • Brigette M. Brown: Editorial Assistant
  • Arthur M. Buchberg, PhD: Associate Director, Scientific Content Development
  • Jeremy F. Rosenberg: Assistant Managing Editor
  • Amir Khalili: Editorial Assistant
  • Naima D. Stone: Editorial Assistant
  • Timothy J. Rinehart: Editorial Associate

Clinical Cancer Research

  • Joseph A. Piccirillo: Managing Editor
  • Lucia V. Allen: Editorial Associate
  • Corinne M. Mooney: Senior Features Editor
  • William J. Siegmann: Senior Editorial Associate
  • Cara E. Vandy: Editorial Assistant

Molecular Cancer Research

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

Molecular Cancer Therapeutics

  • Erin E. McMullan: Managing Editor
  • 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
  • Ashton A. Astorga:  Meetings Coordinator
  • Leslie A. Buckingham: Administrative Coordinator
  • Jaclyn M. Cocco: Meetings Associate
  • Amy C. Flynn: Senior Manager
  • Crystal L. Giedt: Conference Center Coordinator
  • Theresa A. Griffith: Senior Coordinator, Registration Services
  • Kristin E. Howard: Senior Meetings Manager
  • Katherine E. Isbel: Meetings Associate
  • LaShanna T. Mackey: Exhibits Associate
  • Lisa A. McGlashen: Senior Manager, Exhibits
  • Coleen S. McMahon: Manager
  • Lauren M. Santarone: Manager
  • Victoria L. Sichelstiel: Manager

Membership Department

  • Robin E. Felder: Director, Membership
  • Mabel Adanusa: Coordinator, Database Management, Membership Development 
  • Theresa J. Alog: Staff Associate, Membership Development
  • Bryon Blount: Database Management Associate
  • Amy C. Bowers: Senior Coordinator, Constituency Programs
  • Najja A. Brown: Staff Associate, Membership Development 
  • Tamika N. Coleman: Senior Coordinator, Constituency Programs
  • Lydiana Gonzalez: Coordinator, Constituency Programs
  • Natalie Hursky: Database Operations Coordinator
  • Sharon R. Mayberry: Database Operations Manager
  • Nirvana J. Rivera: Coordinator, Constituency Programs
  • Helen M. White: Coordinator, Membership Services
  • Jacqueline C. Wiggins: Staff Associate
  • Tamekia A. Williams: Membership Services Liaison

Office of Continuing Medical Education

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

Scientific Review and Grants Administration Department

  • Patrice J. Morin, PhD: Senior Director, Scientific Review and Grants Administration
  • Renee M. Balliet, PhD: Program Administrator
  • Linda M. Brooks-Stokes: Staff Associate, Scientific Achievement Awards
  • Deborah L. Crabtree: Assistant Director 
  • Elizabeth M. Dempsey: Program Coordinator
  • Monique P. Eversley: Senior Program Coordinator, Scientific Achievement Awards
  • Shaun B. Fitzpatrick: Staff Assistant
  • Shannon M. Gallagher-Colombo, PhD: Program Administrator 
  • Ashley S. Jones: Staff Assistant
  • Kerry A. Kauffman:  Program Coordinator, Associate Member Council
  • Leslie D. Medley: Senior Program Coordinator, Stand Up To Cancer
  • Emer M. Smyth, PhD: Senior Program Administrator

Program Development Department

  • Jeffrey M. Ruben: Senior Director, Program Development
  • Virginie S. Adam, PhD: Senior Program Administrator
  • Amy A. Baran, PhD: Senior Program Administrator
  • Lyngine H. Calizo, PhD: Assistant Director
  • Catherine R. Campana: Administrative Manager
  • Lyn K. Chesna: Staff Editor 
  • Anne E. Harney: Staff Associate
  • Lisa N. Haubein, PhD: Associate Director
  • Kelley D. Isaac: Senior Program Coordinator, Annual Meeting
  • Jennifer E. Jones: Staff Assistant
  • Meredith A. Kleiber: Staff Associate
  • 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 Assistant