Our Leaders

Our leaders have spent many years as advocates for the public. They’ve experienced their own medical crises or supported friends and family in theirs. They understand the fight on a personal level and always keep in mind the needs of the entire family.


Our leaders serve as the guardians of our crusade and ensure that our work continues to be appropriate, accurate, and relevant to the community.


Our leaders exemplify our motto every single day.


Meet Our Leaders >>


Michelle Kissman,Chief Executive Office and President

Lori Ward, Chief Financial Officer

S. Nicole Ferry, General Counsel

Heather McCauley, Intellectual Property and Film Rights Counsel

Unnar Krystjansdottir, PhD, Executive Vice President, Program Design & Efficacy

Wendy Farber, Program Director

Thor Kissman, Primary Consultant and Number One Investor