Our Staff

The Prevent Cancer leadership team and supporting staff are the people who work each day to carry out the Foundation’s mission to save lives through cancer prevention and early detection across all populations. Together, we envision a future where cancer incidence and mortality will be significantly reduced through preventive measures.


Bo Carolyn R. Aldigé (bio)
President and Founder
2014-Jan-Head-Shot Jan Bresch (bio)
Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer


Janet Hudson
Managing Director, Development
Email: Janet.Hudson@preventcancer.org
Phone: (703) 519-2117
  Christina Falck
Director of Major Gifts and Planned Giving
Email: Christina.falck@preventcancer.org
Phone: (703) 837-3684
Jacob Petersen
Special Events Manager
Email: Jacob.Petersen@preventcancer.org
Phone: (703) 519-2119
  Henry Woodside
Database and Development Manager
Email: Henry.Woodside@preventcancer.org
Phone: (703) 837-3698

Kimberly Jappell
Grants Manager
Email: Kimberly.Jappell@preventcancer.org

Finance and Accounting

Amy Sokal
Managing Director, Finance and Administration
Christine Walters
Senior Manager, Office and Human Resources
Deborah Martin

External Affairs

Kennesha Baldwin
Director, Educational Campaigns
Lisa Berry
Director of Communications
  Marisa Vertrees
Director,  Advocacy and Policy
  Andrew Johnson
Creative & Brand Senior Manager
  Maggie Klee
Communications & Advocacy Manager
  Gabrelle Taylor
Coordinator, Educational Campaigns


Karen Peterson
Vice President, Programs
Erica Erica Childs Warner
Senior Director, Evaluation & Outreach
  Lisa Han
Senior Manager of Community Education & Conference Planning
Pamela Pamela Shields
Senior Manager, Outreach and Research Administration
  Lorelei Mitrani
Event Planning Manager
  Ann Malari
Coordinator, Programs Administration

Congressional Families Program

Lisa Lisa McGovern
Executive Director, Congressional Families Program
Cassie Cassie Smith
Manager, Congressional Families