AACR Foundation Team


Margaret Foti, PhD, MD (hc)
Chief Executive Officer


Mitch Stoller, MA - Philanthropy and Development
Executive Director of the AACR Foundation


Anizia Karmazyn
Senior Director, Leadership Philanthropy and Planned Giving


Joanna Guttridge
Director, Philanthropic Communications



Danielle Triplett, CMP
Director, Community Relations and Events




Peter Van Pelt
Director, Corporate Alliances


Simone Jeffers
Associate Director, Annual Giving and Donor Relations


Sam McGrath
Associate Director, Foundation Relations


​Michael Gilbert  
Assistant Director, Philanthropic Media and Analytics


Iain Mitchell
Assistant Director, Corporate Relations 


Casey Snyder
Assistant Director, Corporate Alliances


Krista Romanowski
Senior Administrative Manager


Leslie Dias
Manager, Proposal Research and Development



Erin O'Connell
Manager, Philanthropic Communications




Uchechi Tarver
Manager, Special Events


Chrissy Kissinger
Senior Coordinator, National Volunteer Programs



Lauren Herrold
Development Coordinator


Christine Katt
Special Events Coordinator


Ashley Myers
Development Coordinator, Leadership Philanthropy



Barbara Roberson
Coordinator, Development Operations


Deborah Westergon
Administrative Coordinator

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is a 501c3 registered nonprofit organization with offices at 615 Chestnut Street, 17th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106 | 215.440.9300