Board of Directors

January 6, 2017

Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s board of directors is a committed group of individuals who contribute their time, effort and expertise to further our mission, oversee long-term planning strategies and provide fiscal oversight and fundraising support.

Laura A. Kowal, MPT, JD / Chair
Chief Legal Officer, Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Amy Lessack / Vice Chair
Director, ABC University, AmerisourceBergen

Philip M. Browne / Treasurer
Managing Director, Finance & Administration, FS Investments 

Barbara J. Yorke / Secretary, Immediate Past Chair
Retired Executive

Annemarie Armstrong
EVP, Director of Client Services, Dudnyk

Lauren Bolen*
Retired Pharmaceutical Industry Consultant

Lu Ann Cahn
Author, “I Dare Me”
Director of Career Services, School of Media & Communication, Temple University

Meredith Swartz Dante, Esq.
Partner, Ballard Spahr, LLP

Gerianne DiPiano
CEO, FemmePharma

Dana Donofree
CEO, Ana Ono

Rebecca Dougherty, MD
Assistant Professor, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Hospitalist, Northwell Health Department of Medicine

Ellen Evans
President, Evans Pharma Consulting      

Theresa L. Frangiosa
Principal and CEO, Frangiosa and Associates, Healthcare Strategy

Marisa Gefen, MD
Clinical & Practice Leader, City Life Neighborhood Clinics

Sandra Grimes
Retired Executive, Johnson & Johnson
Owner, barre3-Philadelphia

Beth L. Haas
Associate Dean, Graduate Studies and Online Education
Associate Professor of Law, Thomas R. Kline School of Law, Drexel University

Lou Iovino
Senior Vice President, DigitasHealth Life Brands

Ayanna Z. Kalasunas*

Ronald C. Kern, Jr., Esq., PhD
Associate, BakerHostetler, LLP

Teresa C. Kohl
Managing Director, SSG Capital Advisors, LLC

William C. Luff
Production Manager, Temple Performing Arts Center, Temple University

Pallav K. Mehta, MD
Director of Integrative Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper

John McDonald, Esq.
General Counsel, Toll Brothers

Sabitha Pillai-Friedman, PhD, LCSW, CST
Assistant Professor, Widener University

Liz Santarsiero, MSN, NP-BC
Manager Oncology Medical Science Liaison, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation

Margaret Zuccotti, MEd
Creator of Reading for Reassurance


* Passed away, 2017