Board of Directors & Advisors

Clancy Kress

President & Founder

Clancy began CFTC when her best friend Ali’s cancer progressed from stage I to stage IV. Clancy has over 20 years of management experience with biotech and pharmaceutical start-ups. Clancy was the principle of a training and development consulting organization for over a decade when she began CFTC. She is a native Washingtonian and human to our Critter Ambassador – Scully.


Jayne Korolkoff


Over 20 years of experience in financial management positions.  Jane worked in public accounting for PriceWaterhouseCoopers for seven years before moving into the corporate ranks holding positions in all aspects of finance and accounting including Controller/Treasurer for a government contractor and Vice President, Finance for MedImmune, a publicly traded biotechnology company based in Gaithersburg, Maryland.

Libby Chapman

Libby Chapman is a retired native Marylander. She has a marketing background with Verizon and retail management and began a second career as a personal shopper for Nordstrom.  Libby is an ovarian cancer survivor and an advocate for women’s health.

Jacqueline Barlow

Jacque has years of experience marketing and promoting events while working for Mass Mutual Life Insurance and is currently Director of Marketing with Vision Design Build, LLC, where she designs living space for commercial and private homes.

Trixie Bradfield

Trixie Bradfield has more than 20 years in the event and meeting planning industry, bringing a wealth of knowledge to the non-profit arena.  She has recently embarked on a new business venture as a personal stylist for J. Hilburn menswear. Trixie is a cancer survivor and appeared in our 2012 CFTC calendar.

Monique Marwani

Monique Marwani has an extensive history & background in the fashion industry as a jewelry designer, model, makeup artist, and stylist. Monique is a member of the First Descents (organization providing adventure experiences for cancer patients), and is a stylist/makeup consultant for the Miss DC/Miss America organization. Monique is also cancer survivor.

Gedalia Vera                              Member-at-large

Gedalia has been the long standing social media Director covering online video & photo coverage for INSIDE LOOK TV Magazine. She has been the photographer for most of the high profile events that we get glimpses of through watching news clips, Facebook, etc.. Fortunately, CFTC has had Gedalia covering our social events for the past few years.

Board of Advisors

Dr. Carolyn Hendricks
Principal, The Center For Breast Health

Dr. Pamela Wright
Breast Surgery Director, Johns Hopkins @ Suburban

Dr. Susan F. Stinson                                                            Medical Co-Director, Rad. Oncol, Johns Hopkins @ Suburban

Dr. Glenn Sandler
Partner, Advanced Surgery, PC

Dr. Roger Friedman
Partner, The Plastic Surgery Institute of Washington 

Dr. Cliff Stark
Principal, Sports Medicine at Chelsea Pier

Elliott Alman, Esq.
Partner, Alman and Alman

John Canto, CPA
Partner, Canto, Raussch, Deck & Co.

Brian Haney
Mass Mutual Financial Services

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