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 Marketing 
Rob Steeger
Vice President of Events and Cause Marketing
Steve Scott
Senior Director of Corporate and Market Development 
Autumne Bennett
Director of Special Events
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
Mark Steudel
Director of Philanthropic Planning

Grants Administration
Carole Wegner, PhD, HCLD
Director of Grants

Jefferson Parker
Vice President of Operations
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