Our Advisory Council
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.
Ron Berger, Former CEO & COO, Euro RSCG Worldwide
Lori J. Bertman, President & CEO, Pennington Family Foundation
Jodi S. Cohen, Esq., Partner, Keesal, Young & Logan
Jill DeSimone, Head, US Oncology Commercial Unit, Merck
Joshua Dines, MD, Hospital for Special Surgery
Lars Gronning, Managing Director, Goldman Sachs & Co.
Jeffrey M. Krauss, Managing Member, Psilos
Michelle (Mick) Lee, Founder and CEO, WINiT Leadership
Craig Maurer, Director of US Equity Research, Payment Processing & Specialty Finance, Caylon Securities (USA) Inc.
Alvin Sarter, Managing Member, Treuhold Capital Group, LLC
Joan Steinberg, President, Morgan Stanley Foundation
Louise Parsley, Author
Vincent Ahonkhai, MD, Senior Regulatory Officer, Global Health Delivery, Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
Marc Anthony, Singer / Songwriter
Doug Bauer, Executive Director, The Clark Foundation
Honorable Christopher J. Dodd, Chairman and CEO, Motion Picture Association of America
Ann Druyan, CEO, Cosmos Studios
Fred Francis, Communications Consultant, Former NBC News Correspondent
H. Jack Geiger, MD, Arthur C. Logan, Professor of Emeritus Community Medicine, CUNY Medical School
Cecilia Gonzalo, Managing Director, EssexWoodlands
Victor Imbimbo, CEO, Caring Today
Gloria Janata, President & Senior Partner, ToGoRun
Michael S. Kappy, MD, Children’s Hospital Colorado Endocrinology
Dan Klores, Founder and Chairman, DKC
Jeff Kramer, OK Management
Jeff Krauss, Manager Member, Psilos
Joel H. Lamstein, President, John Snow, Inc.
Honorable George J. Mitchell
Chazz & Gianna Palminteri
Robin B. Shahani, Managing Director, TD Ameritrade
William Shore, Shore Consulting Group, LLC
Dale C. Van Demark, Partner, McDermott, Will & Emery
Joseph W. Werthammer, MD, Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Pediatrics, Marshall Univ. School of Medicine
General Colin L. Powell, U.S.A. (Ret.)
Carl Sagan (1934-1996)