Our Board

Our Board

Our board of directors, honorary board, and medical advisors are made up of dedicated individuals from many disciplines and backgrounds. Eileen’s family, leading experts in cancer research, and radio and sports superstars. They all share one common goal: Winning the battle against cancer in honor of Eileen and a future without cancer.

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David Jurist

David is a mentor to children and their families battling cancer, as well as a business executive and entrepreneur. A successful businessman for over 40 years, David served as President and CEO of one of the largest printing companies in the northeast.

Alice Jurist

Alice has dedicated her life to supporting not for profit organizations devoted to helping children and their families who are living with cancer and other disabilities. For over 40 years Alice hosted the Tomorrow’s Children’s Fund annual picnic at her home for over 300 kids and their families.

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Deirdre Imus

Deirdre Imus

Deirdre Imus is President and Founder of The Deirdre Imus Environmental Health Center® at Hackensack University Medical Center. The Center’s mission is to identify, control & ultimately prevent toxic exposures in the environment that threaten our children's health.

Don Imus

Don Imus is an American former radio personality, television show host, recording artist, and author. He is known for his radio show Imus in the Morning which aired on various stations and digital platforms nationwide until 2018.

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Samuel Jurist

Samuel Jurist

Samuel Jurist is the Co-Founder & CEO of SHO Product, a technology company, manufacturing, developing products and services for the cannabis industry.

Mark Douglas Messier

Mark Messier is a Canadian former professional ice hockey center of the National Hockey League and former special assistant to the president and general manager of the New York Rangers. 

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Robert GARRETT

Robert C. Garrett

Robert C. Garrett is the CEO of Hackensack Meridian Health, a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the largest, most comprehensive and integrated health care network in New Jersey.  It’s comprised of 17 hospitals, more than 500 patient care locations, 35,000 team members and more than 7,000 physicians.

Suzy Jurist O’Shea

Suzy is the founder and President of SJI Associates, a full-service design and advertising studio. Under Suzy’s leadership, SJI employees actively work together for philanthropic causes, completing pro bono design projects for organizations like Tomorrows Children’s Fund and Journey for 9/11, and volunteering for other charity activities.

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Leslie SLENDER

Leslie Slender

Vice President of Brand Partnerships and Events at Cumulus Media, Leslie produces and runs all major events, concerts and programs for Cumulus New York. Leslie created key signature events for all stations, as well as the Imus Ranch for Kids with Cancer and was instrumental in campaigns that raised millions of dollars, together with Don and Deirdre Imus.

Nancy Radwin

Senior Director, Public Relations at Hackensack Meridian Health, Nancy joined The Eileen Fund to enhance our Public Relations and Outreach Program.

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Adam M. Green

Adam Green is a writer, recently retired as Managing Director at J.P. Morgan, where over two decades he served in leadership positions across Digital Wealth Management, Private Banking, and Equity Derivatives.

Michael A. Katz

Michael is an attorney who focuses on Real Property, Business Transactions, and Taxation.

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