About Us


The Staff of The V Foundation for Cancer Research

Susan Braun
Chief Executive Officer

Sherrie Mazur
Vice President of Communications    
Jonelle Kimbrough
Digital Media and Design Specialist
Katie Sweet
Communications Coordinator

Events and Cause Related Marketing
Rob Steeger
Vice President of Events and Cause Marketing
Steve Scott
Senior Director of Corporate and Market Development
Carrie Tracy
Director of Event Marketing and Promotions
Stephanie Silverman
Manager of National Events and Promotions

Ashton Shafto
Corporate and Market Development Coordinator

John Leshney
Senior Vice President of Development
Becky Bumgardner
Senior Philanthropic Gift Officer
Phil Pilewski
Senior Philanthropic Gift Officer
Mark Steudel
Director of Philanthropic Planning
Rebecca Lockhart
Assistant Director of Annual Giving and Donor Relations

Grants Administration
Carole Wegner, PhD, HCLD
Vice President of Research and Grants Administration

Jefferson Parker
Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Devin Gilreath
Director of Finance
Michaela Johnson-Tena
Donor Gift Processor
Katie McDonald
Office Manager
Sheila Parker
Administrative Assistant
Sue Tracey
Administrative Assistant
Mary Umstead
Administrative Assistant
Carolyn Waldrup
Staff Accountant