Foundation Staff

Discover all the different people that come together to make the Conquer Cancer Foundation what it is. From top to bottom, our foundation’s staff help make strides in cancer research on a daily basis.

Executive Office

Grants & Awards



Nancy R. Daly, MS, MPH
Executive Director

Stacy De La O
Governance Specialist

Jamie Grandison
Executive Assistant

Eileen Melnick

Dean Frohlich
Scientific Review Officer

Candice Griffin
Senior Program Manager

Sonia S. McStay, MBA
Senior Program Manager

Cooper Pate
Program Administrator

Adrien Dickerson

Reese Teasley
Associate Director

Quiana Cadlett
Program Administrator, Raiser’s Edge

Gray Ladd
Program Administrator,
Grant Compliance

Marie Davis
Contract Administrator

Amy Smith
Corporate Grants Officer 

Michael Chisholm
Corporate Grants Officer

Melissa Gilbert
Program Coordinator,
Grant Compliance 

Dawn Robinson
Senior Administrative Associate

Matthew Lee
Associate Director, Development Services

Russell Williams
Associate Director, Direct Marketing
Kate Martin
Annual Giving Manager

Jarret Christensen
Donor Events Manager

Tim Hartpence
Online Fundraising Manager

Laurie Whitaker
Prospect Researcher

Susan Sandler
Major Gifts Officer, Foundations
Sarah Jacoby
Major Gifts Officer
Elizabeth Hagen
Donor Relations Officer

Virginia Moncada
Administrative Coordinator

2318 Mill Road, Suite 800
Alexandria, VA 22314