Honorary Survivors Chairs

Eligible individuals must be a breast cancer survivor of at least two years, have participated in the Quad Cities Race for the Cure®, be enthusiastic about the cause, and have an optimistic attitude and passion for helping others in the community. The position will require time and effort to participate in interviews during the day and evening hours and willingness to share personal experiences.  Nominations for the Honorary Survivor Chair are accepted every fall. Candidates are interviewed and chosen by a Selection Committee to represent Komen Quad Cities for the following calendar year.

Read below inspiring stories of our recent Honorary Survivor Chairs and how they’ve won the battle against breast cancer:

2014 – Nancy Blow
2013 – Barb Goettig
2012 – Roma Taylor
2011 – Tammie Kooi
2010 – Deanne Zurcher
2009 – Peggy Newkirk
2008 – Peg Bryant
2007 – Julie Plummer
2006 – Deb Kretschmer
2005 – Cyndi Ashmun
2004 – Whitney Corrigan
2003 – Vera Stokes
2002 – Anne Rapp
2001 – Shirley Cook
2000 – Debra Padazopoulos
1999 – Mary Jo Dopson
1998 – Kris Bieber
1997 – Charlyne Monroe
1996 – Cindy Ehrecke
1995 – Cindy Ehrecke