CEO, American Cancer Society
John Seffrin has been CEO of the American Cancer Society since 1992 and leads its partner advocacy organization, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network. He was previously a professor of health education and chairman of the Department of Applied Health Science at Indiana University. Seffrin serves on the White House Advisory Group on Prevention, Health Promotion, and Integrative and Public Health; is past president of the Union for International Cancer Control; is past chairman of the Independent Sector Board; and has served on several national boards. He is a globally recognized speaker and author.