Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) July 22, 2009
Children's Cancer Research Fund announces the election of its Board of Directors officers and new members. The new officers are:
Chairperson: Russell Swansen - Chief Investment Officer, Thrivent Financial
Vice Chairperson: Cindy Chandler - Principal, Chandler Group Executive Search
Vice Chairperson-Elect: Brian Burke - Consultant
And new members are:
Thomas Gunderson - Investment Principal, Lowry Hill
Ranell Jacobson - Community Volunteer
Patricia Jones - Vice President of Human Resources, Lifetouch
Bonnie Juaire - Business Development Manager, Charter Solutions, Inc
Kathie Taranto - President, University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital
Carolyn Riley - Community Volunteer
Matthew Thompson - Partner, Faegre & Benson
These new board members were officially installed at the Children's Cancer Research Fund Board of Directors Meeting on June 2, 2009. Each will serve a three-year term.
For more information about Children's Cancer Research Fund visit http://www.ChildrensCancer.org.
About Children's Cancer Research Fund:
Children's Cancer Research Fund is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to eradicating childhood cancer by funding the pioneering efforts in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure of childhood cancers at the University of Minnesota, a leader in pediatric cancer research. Many of the discoveries we fund have revolutionized the way childhood cancer is treated worldwide. We also provide education and support quality-of-life programs for the patients and their families that come for this world-class treatment. Learn more at ChildrensCancer.org or 952-893-9355.