A seasoned executive with distinguished careers in both the private and nonprofit sectors, Gary has been an active Society volunteer since 2000. He has previously served as chair of the Society’s Board of Directors and the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) Board. Gary's experience and deep commitment to our mission make him an outstanding leader in the cancer fight.
Our Executive Leadership
Our mission is to eliminate cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from the disease, through research, education, advocacy, and service. Meet the executives that are dedicated to helping us finish the fight against cancer.
Strong leadership and visionary thinking have built the American Cancer Society into the global leader in the fight against cancer. The Society's senior leadership team sets the strategic direction of the organization and supports our passion for reducing the suffering from cancer worldwide.
Having strong leaders at the local level is critical to our mission of saving more lives from cancer. Our Division Executive Vice Presidents drive the development and implementation of the Society’s mission and income strategies. They also engage corporate executives, community partners, high-level donors, and leadership volunteers in furthering the fight against cancer.