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New Board Members 2024

Expect Miracles Foundation is proud to announce the New Board Members for 2024. The Foundation is incredibly excited to continue to expand and welcome new leadership—all in support of the cancer community.

We are incredibly eager to have Michael, Marie, Domenic, Bobbie Jo, Kevin, Chris, Kelli, A.J., and Trip join the Board. Their dedication to our mission, to create hope for those who need it most, will certainly make 2024 an impactful year. We look forward to their contributions and to a future of progress and care for the cancer community.

Frank Strauss

Founder and Chairman of the Board, Expect Miracles Foundation

Welcome New Board Members 2024

Briana Fisher, Managing Director, Head of National Accounts, First Eagle Investments
Michael A. Foutes, Head of Client Management – US Asset Managers, SVP Global Sales & Client Management, State Street
Justin Hansen, Managing Director, Global Strategic Accounts, MFS
Domenic Ionadi, Head of Sales, Global Account Management, Confluence
Kevin Johnson, Head of Platform Distribution, Allspring Global Investments
Chris Kowilcik, Managing Director and Global Head of Client Service and Solutions, JP Morgan Chase & Co.
A.J. Leimenstoll, Managing Director, Co-Head of North America Intermediary Sales, Eaton Vance
Trip Lilly, Executive Vice President, Strategic Accounts, U.S. Global Wealth Management, PIMCO
Marie McCarthy, Managing Director, Senior Relationship Manager, Enterprise Integrated Wealth, BlackRock
Kelli O’Brien, Director, Head of North America Fund Services Product, Citi
Bobbie Jo Pippin-Arndt, EVP, Senior Relationship Manager, Strategic Accounts, BNY Mellon Investment Management
Wendy Strutt, SVP, Senior Vice President, Head of U.S. Accounts, PGIM

About Expect Miracles Foundation

Dedicated to progress and committed to care, Expect Miracles Foundation rallies the financial services industry and beyond to invest in life-saving cancer research while advancing the economic and emotional health of people impacted by cancer. The Foundation’s donor and support base include the top financial firms and industry leaders. Current Directors and New Board Members of 2024 will all play a critical role in advancing EMF’s mission.

The new Directors for 2024 share a deep passion for our cause and bring proven leadership to their roles, which will be key to advancing the Foundation’s impact. Their commitment to creating both a better today and a brighter tomorrow for those impacted by cancer will be crucial to EMF’s mission.

Frank Heavey

Executive Director, Expect Miracles Foundation

After a successful 2023, The Foundation is delighted to continue making important strides in funding both innovative cancer research and critical support for young adult survivors. This ambitious and passionate group of new Directors will be integral to the Foundation’s growth. If you are interested in learning about how to support our mission, contact Frank Heavey Executive Director of Expect Miracles Foundation.

Make Miracles

Join us in the fight against cancer and be part of the community that is making miracles happen today. Your donation is an investment in our Innovation and Discovery Funds, which invests in life-saving cancer research, and EMF's SAMFund, which provides financial assistance for young adult cancer survivors.

Invest in Hope

Corporate sponsors lead our life-saving mission and gain access to influential business networking opportunities at EMF events, which range from galas to golf tournaments and more. As a sponsor you can cultivate relationships in the financial services industry while having a life-changing impact on the cancer community.