Leadership Council

Lillie Shockney, RN, BS, MAS

Lillie D. Shockney has been the Administrative Director of The Johns Hopkins Breast Center in Baltimore, Maryland, since 1997. A 2-time, 25 year breast cancer survivor, Lillie has worked tirelessly to improve the care of patients with breast cancer around the world.

Linda Fleisher, PhD, MPH

Linda Fleisher, as a principal investigator (PI) at Fox Chase Cancer Center. She has considerable experience in behavioral research, health education, development and evaluation of ehealth and mhealth interventions, health disparities, and patient/community engagement.

Sharon Gentry, Sharon Gentry, RN, MSN, CBCN, CBEC, ONN-CG

Sharon Gentry is the key to an ongoing successful Breast Nurse Navigator program at the Novant Health Derrick L. Davis Cancer Center. She is part of a team that acts like a seamless thread in community-based care of breast cancer to connect 2 hospitals, a Breast Mammography Clinic, a Regional Cancer Center, 3 surgical offices, and a variety of community resources in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Pamela Goetz, BA, OPN-CG

Pamela Goetz is a survivorship navigator at Sibley Memorial Hospital, Johns Hopkins Medicine, where she navigates neuro-oncology patients and caregivers, supports survivorship efforts, manages various educational and integrative health programs, and assists with the management of the hospital’s Commission on Cancer accreditation.

Jennifer R. Klemp, PhD, MPH, MA

Jennifer Klemp has worked in the field of breast cancer prevention and survivorship since 1996 and has a clinical research interest in understanding breast cancer risk, cancer genetics, quality of life, and lifestyle modification.

Mandi Pratt-Chapman, MA

Mandi Pratt-Chapman is Associate Center Director, Patient-Centered Care and Health Equity at the GW Cancer Center. She is responsible for strategically planning and implementing patient-centered initiatives and addressing significant health equity challenges in Washington, DC.

Elaine Sein, RN, BSN, CBCN

Elaine Sein has been an oncology nurse for more than 40 years. She received her diploma from Thomas Jefferson University School of Nursing in Philadelphia, PA, and her bachelor’s degree in nursing from La Salle University in Philadelphia.

Lynne S. Padgett, Ph.D.

Dr. Padgett has served as the Strategic Director for Hospital Systems at the American Cancer Society (ACS). Her work includes working with the Commission on Cancer and ACS division staff to consult and implement initiatives aimed at integrating quality cancer care in community and academic cancer centers.

Linda Burhansstipanov, MSPH, DrPH (Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma)

Linda Burhansstipanov has worked in public health since 1971. She is the founder of Native American Cancer Research Corporation (non-profit) and President of Native American Cancer Initiatives, Incorporated (for-profit).

Michael Zincone

Michael Zincone is the Director/Team Leader of Advocacy & Professional Relations for Pfizer Oncology. In this role, he leads a team that focuses on Pfizer Oncology’s engagement and partnerships with patient advocacy and professional organizations around education- and disease awareness–based initiatives.

Ted James, MD

Dr. Ted James serves as Chief of Breast Surgical Oncology and Co-Director of the Breast Center at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. He is a faculty member of Harvard Medical School and serves as Vice Chair for Academic Affairs in the Department of Surgery.