Dr. Doug Knutson named Komen Columbus Board President
Columbus –Susan G. Komen Columbus announced today that Dr. Doug Knutson was appointed as the new Board President.
Dr. Knutson is OhioHealth’s System Vice President, Talent Management, Academic Affairs and has been a member of the Komen Columbus board since 2013. He will serve an two-year term. Dr. Knutson is the second male to be the Komen Columbus board president.
Additionally, two new board members were appointed:
- Cara Forester, Communications Business Partner at Cardinal Health. Cara will serve as a At-Large member.
- Mary Johnson, Risk Governance Manager with JPMorgan Chase. Mary will serve as the board’s treasurer
“We are very happy and grateful to have Dr. Knutson as our newest leader and we welcome both Cara and Mary to the Komen family. As a whole, our entire board possesses a powerful diversity of professional resourcefulness and philanthropic experience,” said Katie Carter, executive director at Komen Columbus.
The board will continue to work toward the Susan G. Komen’s mission of saving lives and ending breast cancer forever. Komen Columbus has taken a comprehensive approach to breast cancer by addressing every aspect of breast cancer that touches women and men through community health outreach, research, and advocacy to ensure quality care for all.