Meet the Winners

Meet our 2013 Man & Woman of the Year Winners

We are honored to introduce this year's winners. All of our candidates did an outstanding job of raising funds to help advance LLS's mission to find cures for blood cancers.

Tommy Cleaver, CBRE, with Honored Patient, Sophia Becraft

Daniel Edelen, Survivor
with Honored Patient, Bella Mazuca

Mary Pillsbury Wainwright, Mary Pillsbury Fine Jewelry Co., with Honored Patient, Evan Pina-White

Barbara Bernick
with Honored Patient, Mitchel Ramirez


LLS commends all of the 2013 Man & Woman of the Year local recipients who have made a difference in the lives of people battling blood cancers.

Alabama

Birmingham

 

David Reich
Reich Companies

Amy Jordan
Burr & Forman LLP

Mobile

Cartledge W. Blackwell III
Mobile Historic Development Commission

Frances Morrissette
LLB&B Real Estate

Arizona

Todd Gatzulis
Henkel Consumer Goods, Inc.

Judy Bernas
University of Arizona

California

Fresno

John Atwood
Lennar Central Valley

Brittany Wilbur
Sweet Nectar Society

Los Angeles

Scott Dinsmore
Dinsmore & Sandelmann LLP

Lorraine Shea
Unite to Fight Blood Cancers

Monterey Bay

Topher Mueller
Stevenson School

Jennifer T. Willoughby
In memory of Drew Ducatelli

North Bay

Fran Templin

Orange County Inland Empire

Steven Cantrell
W.W. Grainger, Inc.

Patty Sharpe
The Woodshed

Sacramento

Pat Henry
Hanson McClain

Gloria Torres
www.CupwithLove.org

San Francisco

Steve Chen
5A5 Steak Lounge

Christina Resasco
Mobilize for the Cure

San Diego

David Gong
SynFast Oil Change

Sarah Kellerhals
UCSD/VA Medical Center

San Jose

Manny Camara
MyoTechnology

Karen Routt
Magnolia Prime

Colorado

Colorado Springs

Todd Matthews
Intellitec Medical Institute

Lisa Simms

Denver

Michael Guglielmi
Highlands Ranch High School

Peach Pagano

Connecticut

David Kweskin
Israel Research Cancer Fund

Paula Dagen
Morgan Stanley

Delaware

Jack Murdoch
Beneficial Bank

Maris Kandestin
Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

District of Columbia

Leo Tucker
Northwestern Mutual

Jeana Foster
MorganFranklin Consulting

Florida

Boca Raton

Jesse Stoll
AEG Live

Kristina Olsen
Merrill Lynch

Fort Lauderdale

Steven Ziff
Florida Panthers Hockey Club

Ellen Bettridge
Silversea Cruises Ltd.

Miami

Alejandro Mendieta
LPL Financial & New York Community Bank

Alexandra "Alix" Arguelles
Amadeus North America, Inc.

Orlando

Dean Bosco
BB&T

Vicky Chambers
Oncology Nursing Society

Tampa

Tyler Iller
PNC Bank

Stacie Lenners
NorthStar Bank

West Palm Beach

Eric Inge
JDI Group

Stacey Mikel
Gold Rush America

Georgia

Atlanta

Scott Thomas
Cartoon Network

Nancy Chambers
Lacoste/Devanlay

Augusta

Mike Montarbo
Evans Fitness Club

Jennifer Herbert, MD
University Hospital

Savannah

Tal Johnson
Dabbs, Hickman, Hill & Cannon

Emily Dickinson
Wet Willie's Management Corp.

Illinois

Ryan Van Pelt
GA Communication Group

Barbara Bernick

Indiana

Fort Wayne

Todd Smith
TMS Ventures, Inc.

Beth Schrader
Imaging Office Systems, Inc.

Indianapolis

Matt Cohoat
Becknell Industrial

Julia Luros Failey

Iowa

Des Moines

Spencer Cox
Vending Services, Inc.

Angie Sly
Silpada Designs

Eastern Iowa

James Mezhir, MD
University of Iowa Health Care

Jennifer Bohr
Farm Financial Strategies

Kansas

Hawker Beechcraft

Laura Olson-Oxley
E.L. Bailer Indoor Advertising

Kentucky

Kris Shera
Legislative Research Commission

Linda Hillenbrand
AVC Security

Louisiana

Brian Campbell
University of Louisiana

Ashley Berthelot
Professional Arts Pharmacy

MARYLAND

Baltimore

Tom Leonard
Pickles Pub

Eastern Shore

Barry Waterman
Coldwell Banker Waterman Realty

Samantha Grimes
Chesapeake Real Estate Associates

Massachusetts

Thomas Fitzpatrick
Saint-Gobain Corporation

Alyssa Morteo
Norwood Hospital

Michigan

Ryan LaFontaine
LaFontaine Automotive Group

Brenda Jenkins
Inspirational Speaker & Author

Minnesota

Matt Clark
U.S. Bank

Jenny Frost
Gray Plant Mooty

Missouri

St. Louis

Scott Savacool
Sansone Group

Mary Frontczak
Peabody Energy Corporation

Kansas City

Carey Morrison
Country Club Trust/Tower Wealth Managers

Anna Dudenhoeffer Simpson
Husch Blackwell, LLP

Springfield

Jay Scherder
KY3

Laura Winstead
Cancer Research for the Ozarks

Nebraska

Tony Sorrentino
SilverStone Group

Courtney McCashland
Kenexa

Nevada

Chris Campbell
Cragin & Pike

Channelle Beller
National Title Company

New Jersey

Andy Pritikin
Liberty Lake Day Camp

Erica Melone
Skin and Bones Day Spa

New Mexico

Billy Gupton
Merril Lynch

Shiela Clinton
PNM Resources

New York

Albany

AJ Bodden
TownSquare Media

Lydia Kulbida
10ABC & Fox23

Long Island

Patrick Spates
Seaqua Delicatessen

Laura Grau
Winthrop Hospital

New York City

Robert Miller
Team Full Sail JAE Credit Management LP

Sarah Ray
The RALLY Campaign Viacom Media Networks

Rochester

Connor Dixon-Schwabl
Dixon Schwabl Advertising

Samantha Powley
Hilton Central Schools

Westchester

Joseph Solimine
Meridian Risk Management

Ursula McIntyre
Empire City Casino

North Carolina

Charlotte

Darrell Price
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department

Kimberly Kranys Cobb
MasterCard Worldwide

Triangle

Travis R. Jones
Biologics, Inc.

Sesha Gaston
The Carolina Club

Ohio

Cincinnati

Glenn Scott
Procter & Gamble

Lori Cordano
Tony's of Cincinnati

Cleveland

Jay Moroscak
Wells Fargo Insurance

Marla Mattson
Genentech BioOncology

Columbus

Brad Barnett
Nationwide Insurance

Angel Aslo
The Zangmeister Center

Dayton

Joe Parisi
I Supply Company

Janelle West
West End Naturals

Toledo

Thomas Parseghian
Power Brushes, Inc.

Mandy Sinclair Nitschke
Promedica Health System

Oregon

Randy Everett
Millennium, The Takeda Oncology Co.

Stacy Simpson
Cambia Health Solutions

Pennsylvania

Harrisburg

David Pepka
Entertainer and Cancer Fighter, Harrisburg YMCA

René Krebs
Posh Salon and Spa

Lancaster/York

Jim Switzenberg
John Wright Restaurant

Elaine Fazekas
Mom of A Survivor

Lehigh Valley

Andy Lee
Braveheart Highland Pub

Janine Reppert
Aaron Resouces

Philadelphia

Brent Evans
Thomas Jefferson University Hospitals

Rachel Yoka
Timothy Haahs & Associates, Inc.

Pittsburgh

John Mackie
Hefren-Tillotson, Inc.

Amy Allison
Giant Eagle, Inc.

Puerto Rico

Sandy Gonzalez, MD

James Mendez
Sandy Gonzalez Plastic Surgery

Valerie González-Requena

Rhode Island

Brian Trahan
The Center for Phenominological Leadership

Lora Lopiccolo
Yoga with Lora

South Carolina

Tom Joseph
Southern Rods & Parts

April Breton
Compass Real Estate Solutions

Tennessee

Knoxville

Jim LaPinska
Northwestern Mutual

Christie Knapper
LBMC

Nashville

Chip Hoback
Windstream/Hoback Entertainment

Terri Staroska
Research Management Corporation

Texas

Austin

William 'Hutch' Hutchings
Texans for Lawsuit Reform

Ashley Cop
NFP

Houston

Jason Ryan
Centerpoint Energy

Carolyn Dodson

San Antonio

Daniel Edelen
Daniel's Be Hopeful Team

Tina Kahlig
Tina Kahlig & Associates Real Estate

Utah

Brian Zettler
Utah Jazz

Lisa Adams

Virginia

Mark La Fratta
McGuireWoods LLP

Jill Snead Shimp
Children's Hospital at VCU Medical Center

Wisconsin

Mark Lindquist
Culver Franchising System, Inc.

Karen Gremminger, MD
Fox Valley Hematology & Oncology


 

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