Before joining the team at BRCA Research & Cure Alliance, Priscilla served for almost 10 years as the Executive Director of The Thoracic Surgery Foundation, which is the charitable arm of The Society of Thoracic Surgeons. Prior to that, she was the Lynn Sage Cancer Research Foundation Administrator at Northwestern Memorial Hospital, and held various positions related to medical conference planning and logistics.
Priscilla’s span of knowledge is broad, specializing in not-forprofit administration, grant administration, scientific advisory councils and peer review, donor stewardship, event management, fundraising, and public relations. She is a native of Austin, Texas, and received her B.A. in Public Relations and English Literature from Baylor University. She currently resides in Chicago, is an avid runner, and enjoys traveling, nature, fitness, volunteering, reading, and outdoor activities.