Kids and Cancer

Sam   - Lives in San Diego and was diagnosed on 1/19/05


Will   - Lives outside of Boston and was diagnosed on 3/21/05


What We Do

Our Mission

Saving the lives of all children with pediatric cancer including neuroblastoma and medulloblastoma cancers.

Our Goal

Opening new phase 1 clinical trials that offer less-toxic therapies that maintain or enhance anti-tumor efficacy.

Our Strategy

Funding the translation of existing research and FDA-approved drugs into clinical application.

Who We Are

Neil Hutchison (President)
Neil is a recruiter with BAE Systems in San Diego. He lives with his wife and three children in Pacific Beach, a community of San Diego.

Meryl Witmer (Treasurer)

Meryl is a general partner with Witmer Asset Management in New York City. She lives with her husband and twin boys in Manhattan.  

Patrick Lacey (Vice-President)
Patrick works in Business Development for Thomson Financial in Boston.  He lives with his wife Dina and two children in Braintree Massachusetts.

Paul Brunskow (Director)

Paul is an executive in the software industry and lives in Orange County, CA.  He and his wife Nina lost their 9-year old daughter Eden to neuroblastoma in February ‘08.

Colleen Monaco (Director)

Colleen has two boys, Joseph and Jacob, and works in the clinical resarch industry.  She lives in San Diego, CA