Our Advisory Board

Jane Pauley Host CBS News Sunday Morning. Sept, 22nd 2016.  Photo: Michele Crowe/CBS  © 2016 CBS Television Network. All Rights Reserved.

Jane Pauley


A familiar face on morning, daytime and primetime television, and one of broadcasting’s most respected journalists, Jane Pauley is a anchor for CBS News Sunday Morning. Pauley began her network career as co-host of TODAY for 13 years, anchored Dateline NBC for more than a decade and hosted her own daytime program, The Jane Pauley Show.

Pauley is the recipient of multiple Emmys, the Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Journalism, the Edward R. Murrow Award for outstanding achievement, the Gracie

AllenAward for outstanding achievement by an individual, the Wilbur Award and the CINE Golden Eagle Award. Pauley is a member of the Broadcast and Cable Hall of Fame.

Pauley has written two New York Times bestsellers. A memoir, Skywriting: A Life Out of the Blue (2004) and Your Life Calling: Reimagining the Rest of Your Life (2014).

A longtime advocate in children’s health and education, Pauley is one of Children’s Health Fund’s most important supporters, and has been a member of our Board of Directors for 25 years. She is also serves on the boards of The Mind Trust and Encore.org, and is a highly regarded spokesperson in mental health. She and her husband, Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau, are the parents of three grown children.


Andy Adler, Sports Reporter, Pix11

Vincent Ahonkhai, MD, Senior Regulatory Officer, Global Health Delivery, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Kelly Aimone, Esq., Aimone Law P.L.L.C.

Jackie Akiva, Partner, The Butter Group, Inc.

Marc Anthony, Singer / Songwriter

Doug Bauer, Executive Director, The Clark Foundation

Ron Berger, Former CEO & COO, Euro RSCG Worldwide

Lori J. Bertman, President & CEO, Pennington Family Foundation

Beth Cohen, Historian/Activist

Jodi S. Cohen, Esq., Partner, Keesal, Young & Logan

Joshua Dines, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery

Steve Fortunato, CEO & Founder, Fortch Unlimited, Inc. Sports and Entertainment

Fred Francis, Communications Consultant, Former NBC News Correspondent

Nancy D. Glassman, CFP, First Vice President, Morgan Stanley

Cecilia Gonzalo, Partner, Oberland Capital Management LLC

Anne Grissinger

Victor Imbimbo, CEO, Caring Today

Michael S. Kappy, M.D., Endocrinologist, Pediatrician, Children's Hospital Colorado

Dan Klores, Founder and Chairman, DKC

Alan Kosten, Chairman, The Kosten Foundation for Pancreatic Cancer Research

Jeff Kramer, Principal, OK Management

Carolyn Kurtz

Joel H. Lamstein, President, John Snow, Inc.

Michelle (Mick) Lee, Managing Director, Global Head of General and Shared Services at BNY Mellon

Pamela Lippe & Guy Morris, President & Principal, e4, Inc.

Melissa Mahler, CEO, Mahler Group

Wynton Marsalis

Tom Martin, Founder, Tom Martin Media, LLC

Nell Merlino, Founder & President, Strategy Communication Action Ltd

Julianne Moore

Anisa Nagaria, President, The GEO Advisory LLC

Louise Bayless Parsley, New York Times Best Selling Author

Dr. Rock CJay Positano, DPM

Robin B. Shahani, SVP, Chief Procurement Officer FIS

William Shore, Founder and CEO, Share Our Strength

Michael Sidley, Principal, Sidley Law Group

Wendy Sidley

John Spinnato, Chief Executive Officer, DKMS US

Garry Trudeau, Pulitzer Prize-winning Cartoonist

Dale C. Van Demark, Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery

Eve Xanthopoulos, Art Dealer/Influencer

Gerald Yarborough, Creative Director Global Licensing and Commerce, Rock the Bells

Richard Zahn, Independent Director, Cardiology, Lupin Pharmaceuticals Limited, India


Carl Sagan

H. Jack Geiger, MD

Charles Grodin

General Colin L. Powell, U.S.A. (Ret.)