Leadership Team

Our Leadership Team, which is mission focused and responsible for strategy, finances and management, includes executives from our headquarters and region heads based in the US and in regional offices around the world.

  • Pat Garcia-Gonzalez

    Chief Executive Officer

  • Patricia M. Pearce, CPA, CGMA

    Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Administration

  • Bryan Murphy-Eustis

    Vice President, Programs

  • Wilma Comenat

    Vice President, Development

  • Inés García González

    Region Head for Latin America

  • Mei Ching Ong

    Region Head for Asia Pacific, Eastern Europe and Central Asia

  • Viji Venkatesh

    Region Head for South Asia

  • Catherina Scheepers

    Region Head for Africa and the Middle East

  • J. Michael Wrigglesworth

    Senior Director of Program Strategy and Data Solutions

Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors is comprised of professionals dedicated to serving our mission. The Board provides governance and fiduciary oversight, along with guiding policy and assessing organizational performance goals.

Global Team

Our 60+ team members span across 19 countries—each with diverse backgrounds and cultures who share a determination to improve patients’ wellbeing.

Argentina

  • Mercedes Arteaga

    Senior Program Officer

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  • Maria Victoria Duhalde

    Program Coordinator

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  • Melisa Gisele Fazio

    Program Coordinator

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  • Ines Garcia Gonzalez

    Region Head for Latin America

Chile

  • Lyat Granati

    Program Officer

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Dominican Republic

  • Martha Rosario Molina

    Program Coordinator

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Ethiopia

  • Tenaye A. Ashebir

    Program Coordinator

Georgia

  • Mariam Izoria

    Program Coordinator

Guatemala

  • Jacqueline Montufar

    Program Coordinator

India

  • Anshika Tandon

    Program Officer

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  • Ashika Naik

    Program Coordinator

  • Angel Kaushish

    Data Solutions Developer

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  • Anona Walter

    Administrative Executive & Assistant Program Coordinator

  • Ashok Boricha

    Office Admin Assistant

  • Azim Mohd

    Driver

  • Beena Narayanan

    Program Officer

  • Dipanwita Maiti

    Regional Head of Programs for South Asia

  • Julie Soundarva

    Housekeeping

  • Jyotiy Parameshwaran

    Program Coordinator

  • Komal Surve

    Program Coordinator

  • Phillip Fernandes

    Administrative Assistant

  • Prasad Kothekar

    Program Coordinator

  • Priyanka Kandalgaokar

    Program Officer

  • Shalini Subramanian

    Program Coordinator

  • Sudha Samineni

    Program Officer

  • Santosh Kadam

    Accounts/Office and Personnel Manager

  • Urvashi Negi

    Program Coordinator

  • Viji Venkatesh

    Region Head for South Asia

Kenya

  • Lucy Mwangi

    Program Coordinator

Malaysia

  • Mei Ching Ong

    Region Head for Asia Pacific, Eastern Europe, and Central Asia

  • Min Jia Lim

    Program Officer, Patient Support

  • Nor Aina Binti Abd Rahim

    Administrative Executive

  • Nur Izzati Binti Mohd Rodzi

    Program Officer

  • Shirleen Low

    Senior Program Officer

Mexico

  • Cynthia Figueroa Guerra

    Program Officer

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  • Mariana Rubi Gonzalez

    Program Coordinator

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Nepal

  • Sweta Agrawal

    Program Coordinator

Philippines

  • Nelia Medina

    Program Officer

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Senegal

  • Mame Fall

    Program Coordinator

South Africa

  • Catherina Scheepers

    Region Head for Africa and the Middle East

  • Emma Kgopa-Chabangu

    Logistics Coordinator

  • Geraldine Botha

    Program Coordinator

  • Mario Borain

    Program Officer

Thailand

  • Wirat Sae-Kuai

    Program Officer and Head of Thailand Liaison Office

USA

  • Ana Maria Stutesman

    Supply Chain and Logistics Manager

  • Bryan Murphy-Eustis

    Vice President, Programs

  • Craig Anderson

    Director of Information Technology

  • Diane Cryder

    Senior Accountant

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  • Jennifer Rynning

    Administrative Coordinator

  • Josué Blanco

    Senior Brand Manager

  • Julie Koo

    Senior Development Manager, Institutional Giving

  • Kim Arent

    Senior Development Manager, Individual Giving

  • Megan Mager

    Senior Program Manager

  • Michael Wrigglesworth

    Senior Director of Program Strategy and Data Solutions

  • Neal Parry

    Senior Supply Chain and Logistics Manager

  • Pat Garcia-Gonzalez

    Chief Executive Office

  • Patrick Flanagan

    HR Business Partner

  • Patti Pearce

    Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Administration

  • Stephanie Tam

    Development Coordinator

  • Tomara Henderson

    Executive Assistant

  • Wilma Comenat

    Vice President of Development

Uzbekistan

  • Sukhrob Saliev

    Program Coordinator

Venezuela

  • María Julia Sánchez

    Program Coordinator

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Vietnam

  • Tang Thi Thanh Thao

    Program Officer

Medical Advisory Boards

Our Medical Advisory Board includes specialists who are key opinion leaders in the field of oncology. Based all around the world, these expert physicians are formative in leading research and managing patient care at their centers of excellence.

 

Hematology Advisors

  • Michele Baccarani, MD

    Former Head of the Institute of Hematology and Medical Oncology “L. and A. Seràgnoli”, S. Orsola at the University Hospital, Bologna, Italy (Retired)

  • Jorge E. Cortes, MD

    Professor of Medicine, Chief/CML Section, Deputy Chair, Department of Leukemia, MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, USA

  • Brian J. Druker, MD

    Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, JELD-WEN Chair of Leukemia Research, USA

  • Andreas Hochhaus, MD

    Klinikum Mannheim der University Heidelberg in Mannheim, Germany

  • Timothy Hughes, MD

    Hanson Institute, SA Pathology Adelaide, South Australia

  • Michael J. Mauro, MD

    Leader, Myeloproliferative Diseases Program Member, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Professor of Medicine, Cornell University Medical College, New York, USA

  • Beverly Mitchell, MD

    Senior Advisor; Former Director of the Stanford Cancer Institute and George E. Becker Professor of Medicine at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California, USA

  • Javier Pinilla-Ibarz, MD, PhD

    Associate Member and Director of Immunotherapy. Malignant Hematology Division. H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, USA

  • Jerald Radich, MD

    Clinical Research Division, Member with Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and Professor of Medicine at University of Washington, USA

  • Delphine Rea, MD, PhD

    Doctor of Medicine and Sciences, Service d’Hématologie adulte, Hôpital Saint-Louis, France

  • Gianantonio Rosti, MD

    Institute of Haematology and Medical Oncology Lorenzo ed Ariosto Seràgnoli, Bologna University School of Medicine, S.Orsola-Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy

  • Neil P. Shah, MD, PhD

    Edward S. Ageno Distinguished Professor in Hematology/Oncology Leader, Hematopoietic Malignancies Program Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center University of California, San Francisco, USA

  • Moshe Talpaz, MD

    Assoc. Director for Translational Research, The University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA

Oncology Advisors

  • Matías Chacón, MD

    Medical Oncologist at the Instituto Médico Alexander Fleming in Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • George D. Demetri, MD

    Director of the Center for Sarcoma and Bone Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, USA

  • Peter Reichardt, MD

    Head of the Department of Interdisciplinary Oncology Director of the Sarcoma Center Berlin-Brandenburg Director of the Cancer Center Berlin-Buch at HELIOS Klinikum Berlin-Buch in Berlin, Germany

  • Jonathan Trent, MD

    Co-Director, Musculosketal Center Director, Sarcoma Medical Research Program Professor of Medicine at Sylvester Cancer Center in Miami, Florida, USA

Strategic Innovation Advisory Board

Hailing from both the public and private sectors, our Strategic Innovation Advisory Board includes incredible leaders in the fields of global health, fundraising, business and communications who lend their advice, skills and expertise towards achieving our mission.

  • Carolyn Blasdel, FNP-BC

    Tacoma, USA

  • R. Banks Bourne, MBA

    Chief Executive Officer, Bourne Partners, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

  • Rhonda Curry

    Chief of Communications and Government Relations at UCLA Health Sciences, UCLA Health and Medical School in Los Angeles, CA; USA

  • Gilberto de Lima Lopes, Jr., MD, MBA, FAMS

    Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Medical Director for International Programs and Associate Director of Global Oncology at Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center at the University of Miami, Miami, USA

  • Michele Galen, J.D.

    Communications Consulting and Transition Coach, Boston, USA

  • Teresa Guillien, MPA

    Managing Program Director Resource Media and Faculty in the Nonprofit Management Certificate Program at the University of Washington, USA

  • William E. Heisel, Journalism BA

    Director of Global Services, The Institute of Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington, USA.

  • Michael Mandola, PhD

    Global Medical Director, HQ Medical Lung, Immuno-Oncology, Bristol-Myers Squibb

  • Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo, MD

    Executive Vice-President, Director of International Outreach Program; Chair, International Pediatric Research, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital; Memphis, TN, USA.

  • Graciela Mabel Woloj Rothstein

    Mountainside, NJ

  • Lawrence N. Shulman, MD

    Deputy Director for Clinical Services, Director Center for Global Cancer Medicine, Abramson Cancer Center at University of Pennsylvania, USA

  • Andy Stergachis, PhD, BPharm

    Professor of Pharmacy and Global Health, Associate Dean of School of Pharmacy, and Director of the Global Medicines Program, University of Washington (UW)

  • Kristofer Rogers

    Principal at The Web Shop consulting, North Rivers, Australia.