Gala Leadership

The annual success of our event is due in large part to the support of our hard-working committees. We thank them for their service and dedication to cancer research and care.

EVENT CHAIR

Elizabeth Shepard
Merrill Lynch

HONORARY CHAIR

DeMaurice Smith
NFL Players Association


Corporate Sponsorship Committee

CO-CHAIRS

Mark Decker Sr.

Steven Smith
Atlantic Trust

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Cliff Alexander
K&L Gates, LLP

Blake Cogbill
AIG Annuities

Matt Gugino
Danaher

Michael Lopes
Bernstein Private Wealth Management 

Paul Schweitzer
Colliers International

Pam Walsh
UBS

Gary Bledsoe 
Christie’s International Real Estate

Anthony Connor
UBS

Brian Katz
American Real Estate Partners

Glen Lyle
TeraThink 

Cindy Stark
Corstone

Enily Wheeler
The Watergate Hotel

Mark Cobb
NFL Players Association

Stan Corey
United Capital

Jill Kirkpatrick

Timothy Lynch
Offit Kurman

Dan Maguire
TeraThink

Michael Votta
The Dilweg Companies


Benefit Committee

Carolyn Kolben, Chair

Donna Bogart

Kathleen Buhle

Alice Haase

Dan Herlihy

Isabelle Johnson

Maria Kirby

Bonnie Roberts

Randi Schweitzer

Maria Strada

Emily Waldman

Harriet Weiner

George York


Interested in getting involved with our Sponsorship or Benefit committees? We would love to have you! For more information, please contact Jaime Garvey at jf1458@georgetown.edu or 202.687.4491