HUNTSMAN CANCER
INSTITUTE LEADERSHIP

Mary Beckerle, PhD
Executive Director

Ralph E. and Willia T. Main
Presidential Endowed Chair in Cancer Research

Distinguished Professor of Biology
University of Utah

Wallace Akerley III, MD
Senior Director of Clinical Research

Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine

Randall Burt, MD
Senior Director of Prevention and Outreach

D. Keith Barnes, MD, and Ida May
“Dotty” Barnes, RN, Presidential
Endowed Chair in Medicine

Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine

Barbara Graves, PhD
Senior Director of Laboratory Research

Professor and Chair
Department of Oncological Sciences
University of Utah School of Medicine

David Jones, PhD
Senior Director of Early Translational Research

Professor of Oncological Sciences
University of Utah School of Medicine

Scott Lloyd, MBA, CPA
Senior Director of Finance
and Administration

Ray Lynch, MBA
Executive Director
Huntsman Cancer Hospital

Sean Mulvihill, MD
Senior Director of Clinical Affairs
Ross R. Anderson, MD, Presidential
Endowed Chair in Surgery

Professor and Chair
Department of Surgery
University of Utah School of Medicine

Joseph Simone, MD
Clinical Director Emeritus

HUNTSMAN CANCER FOUNDATION
BOARD OF DIRECTORS AND OFFICERS

Jon M. Huntsman
Founder and Chairman

Michael K. Young
President, University of Utah

A. Scott Anderson
President and CEO, Zions Bank

Janet Bingham, PhD
President and CEO

Robert P. Haight
Executive Vice President

Thomas Muir
Vice President and Treasurer

Ronald G. Moffitt
Secretary

EXTERNAL ADVISORY BOARD

Edward Benz, MD
President
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Richard and Susan Smith
Professor of Medicine,
Professor of Pediatrics,
and Professor of Pathology
Harvard Medical School

Elizabeth Blackburn, PhD
Morris Herzstein Professor
of Biology and Physiology

Professor, Biochemistry and
Biophysics Department
University of California, San Francisco

Michael Caligiuri, MD
Director
Comprehensive Cancer Center

CEO, James Cancer Hospital and
Solove Research Institute

JL Marakas Nationwide
Insurance Enterprise Foundation
Professor of Cancer Research
Ohio State University

Ernest Hawk, MD, MPH
Vice President, Cancer Prevention
and Population Sciences
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Rae Ann Paden
Associate Director
Research Administration
University of New Mexico
Cancer Center

Richard Schilsky, MD
Professor of Medicine
Chairman
Cancer and Leukemia Group B
Biological Sciences Division
University of Chicago

Max Wicha, MD
Distinguished Professor of Oncology
Professor of Internal Medicine
Director, University of Michigan
Comprehensive Cancer Center

Robert Young, MD
Chancellor, Fox Chase Cancer Center

EXTERNAL ADVISORY BOARD
PAST MEMBERS

Alfred Gilman, MD, PhD
Nobel Laureate
Raymond and Ellen Willie
Distinguished Chair in
Molecular Neuropharmacology
in honor of Harold B. Crasilneck, PhD
Regental Professor

Executive Vice President of
Academic Affairs and Provost Dean
Professor and Chairman,
Department of Pharmacology
University of Texas Southwestern
Medical School at Dallas

Bernadine Healy, MD
Member, President’s Council of
Advisors on Science and Technology

Former Director National
Institutes of Health

Former President and CEO
American Red Cross

Stanley Korsmeyer, MD (deceased)
Sidney Farber Professor of Pathology
and Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School

Investigator, Howard Hughes
Medical Institute

Director, Program in Molecular
Oncology, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Bernard Levin, MD
Professor, Gastrointestinal Medicine
and Nutrition

Vice President, Cancer Prevention
and Population Sciences
University of Texas
MD Anderson Cancer Center

Arnold Levine, PhD
Former President, Rockefeller University

Professor, Simons Center for
Systems Biology, Institute for
Advanced Study

Professor, Pediatrics and Biochemistry
Cancer Institute of New Jersey

Saul Rosenberg, MD
Maureen Lyles D’Ambrogio
Professor of Medicine and
Radiation Oncology, Emeritus

Stanford University
School of Medicine

Phillip Sharp, PhD
Nobel Laureate
Salvadore E. Luria
Professor of Biology

Director, McGovern Institute
for Brain Research
Massachusetts Institute
of Technology

Ajit Varki, MD
Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Director, Glycobiology Research
and Training Center

Former Director
University of California, San Diego Cancer Center