SFA Staff

Chief Executive Officer
Brandi Felser

Director of Finance and Administration
Mary McCarthy

Director of Development and Communications
Christopher Vance

Director of Scientific Affairs
Dean Frohlich, PhD

Senior Manager of Website and Database Administration
Cindy Saunders

Manager of Community Engagement
Kristal Bryant

Accounting Assistant
Ryan Watkins


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Board of Directors

President: Mark Thornton, MD, PhD, Damascus, MD
Vice President of Scientific and Government Affairs: John Brooks, MD, Swarthmore, PA
Assistant Treasurer:  Patricia Thornton, Damascus, MD
Secretary:  Jennifer Goodwin, Arlington, MA

Chris Connery, Chicago, IL
Justin Green, New York, NY
Michael Lewis, New York, NY
Tom Peroulas, Chicago, IL
Amira Yunis, New York, NY

Medical Advisory Board

Co-Chair: George Demetri, MD, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Co-Chair: Raphael Pollock, MD, PhD, The Ohio State University
Mark Agulnik, MD, FRCPC, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center
Charles Forscher, MD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
John M. Goldberg, MD, H3 Biomedicine
Richard Gorlick, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Lee Helman, MD, University of Southern California/Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
Eugenie S. Kleinerman, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Andrew S. Kraft, MD, University of Arizona Cancer Center
Marc Ladanyi, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
David M. Loeb, MD, PhD, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Crystal Mackall, MD, Stanford Cancer Institute
Robert Maki, MD, PhD, Abramson Cancer Center, Penn Medicine
Paul A. Meyers, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Alberto Pappo, MD, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Shreyaskumar Patel, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
Peter Pisters, MD, MD Anderson Cancer Center
R. Lor Randall, MD, FACS, University of California, Davis Health
Richard F. Riedel, MD, Duke University Medical Center
Scott Schuetze, MD, University of Michigan
Samuel Singer, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Poul HB Sorensen, MD, PhD, University of British Columbia
William D. Tap, MD, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Jonathan Trent, MD, PhD, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center
Matt van de Rijn, MD, Stanford School of Medicine 

Honorary Board Members

Sir Murray F. Brennan, GNZM, MD, FACS
Ed Fry
Peri Gilpin
Jonathan Lewis, MD, PhD
Marisa Petroro
The Honorable Mark Pryor
Carole Radziwill
Marisa Tomei