Leadership – Foundation for Women's Cancer
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FWC 2020-2021 Board of Directors

David G. Mutch, MD
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, St. Louis, MO

Chair Elect
Ginger J. Gardner, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

President, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
David E. Cohn, MD, MBA
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

President Elect I, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
S. Diane Yamada, MD
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

President Elect II, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
Stephanie V. Blank, MD,
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Secretary-Treasurer, Society of Gynecologic Oncology
Wendy R. Brewster, MD, PhD
University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC

Chair, Research and Awards Committee
Anil K. Sood, MD
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Chair, Communications Committee
Joshua P. Kesterson, MD
Penn State College of Medicine Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA

Jamie Bakkum-Gamez, MD, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Heidi J. Gray, MD, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Chad A. Hamilton, MD, Inova Schar Cancer Institute, Fairfax, VA
Monica B. Jones, MD, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Annapolis, MD

SGO/FWC Chief Executive Officer
Pierre M. Désy, MPH, CAE


Where indicated, some committees are jointly shared by the Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) and the Society of Gynecologic Oncology (SGO).

FWC Research & Awards Committee

Anil Sood, MD, Chairperson
Charles Landen, MD, Chair-elect
Christina Chu, MD
Kathleen Moore, MD
Rebecca Stone, MD
Premal Thaker, MD
Rebecca Christian Arend, MD, MPH
Dineo Khabele, MD
Brian Slomovitz, MD
Katherine Fuh, MD, PhD
Koji Matsuo, MD
Barbara Norquist, MD

Communications Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

Joshua Kesterson, MD, Chairperson
Kristin Zorn, MD, Vice Chair
Shannon Armbruster, MD, MPH
Sarah Bernstein, RN, MS, AOCN
Caitlin Carr, MD
Eloise Chapman-Davis, MD
Gizelka David-West, MD
Stephanie DeJong, MD
Sarah Dilley, MD, MPH
Annie Ellis, Patient Advocate
Kathleen Essel, MD
Noah Goldman, MD
Emily Hill, MD
Linda Hong, MD
Amelia Jernigan, MD
Jeff Lin, MD
Adrianne Mallen, MD
Erin Medlin, MD
Lindsey Minion, MD
Lynn Parker, MD
Kristine Zanotti, MD
Board Liaison, Amanda Nickles-Fader, MD
Staff Liaison, Robyn Kurth, MS

Finance Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

Wendy Brewster, MD, PhD, Chair
Linda Duska, MD
Michael Frumovitz, MD, MPH
Noah Goldman, MD
David Kushner, MD
Adnan Munkarah, MD
David O’Malley, MD
Benjamin Schwartz, MD
Sameer Sharma, MD
Board Liaison, Wendy Brewster, MD
Staff Liaison, Steve Burger

Governance Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

Warner Huh, MD, Chair
Ronald Alvarez, MD, MBA
Marcela Del Carmen, MD, MPH
Mitchell Edelson, MD
Paola Gehrig, MD
Susan Modesitt, MD
Christine Walsh, MD
Board Liaison, Warner Huh, MD
Staff Liaison, Pierre Désy
Staff Liaison, Jennifer Ocampo-Martinez

Nominating Committee

(FWC/SGO joint committee)

Warner Huh, MD, Chair
Carol Brown, MD
Sandra Brooks, MD, MBA
John Farley, MD, COL, FACOG, FACS
Gary Goldberg, MD
Neil Horowitz, MD
Anil Sood, MD
Renata Urban, MD
Board Liaison, Warner Huh, MD
Staff Liaison, Pierre Désy
Staff Liaison, Jennifer Ocampo-Martinez

Patient Education Committee

SGO Members
Shannon Armbruster, MD
Lynn Parker, MD
Kristine Zanotti, MD
Annie Ellis
Heather Einstein, MD
Angela Kueck, MD
Christina Chu, MD
Tiffany Epps, MSN, AANP, FNP
John Farley, MD, COL(ret)
Elise Kohn, MD
Ana Tergas, MD
Nita Lee, MD (chair)
Allison Staley, MD
Marina Stasenko, MD
Kristin Taylor, MD
Rebecca Arend, MD, MPH
Lisa Barroilhet, MD
Amanika Kumar, MD
Jamie Bakkum-Gamez MD

SGO Staff
Teri Jordan
Pam Lewis
Erin O’Connell
Robyn Kurth
Damen Erf
Terri Horton-O’Connell
Madi Facemyre