Advisory Panel Member Profile
Colon Cancer Foundation
Areas of Expertise
Building High-Performing Virtual Teams, Managing Virtual Projects
CINDY R. BORASSI – INTERIM PRESIDENT, COLON CANCER FOUNDATION
Cindy Borassi is the Interim President of the Colon Cancer Foundation, a not for profit Dedicated To A World Without Colorectal Cancer™. Ms. Borassi has spent over 25 years developing and leading new programs and business initiatives in the not for profit space, both in the US and abroad.
Prior to joining the Foundation Cindy served as Development Director for International Executive Service Corps (IESC). As Development Director, Cindy was responsible for IESC's Corporate, Private, and Governmental development efforts. Her primary focus was on building Private-Public Partnerships to leverage existing and new programs around the globe.
As Interim President of the Colon Cancer Foundation (CCF) Cindy leads the Foundation’s national communications and outreach efforts focused on building awareness of colorectal cancer and the importance of early screening and detection of the nation’s second-leading cancer killer of women and men. She has been actively involved in the organization and growth of the Foundation’s annual Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer Summit (EAOCRC) since its inception in 2015.
Cindy serves on the Steering Committee of The (NYC) Citywide Colorectal Cancer Control Coalition (C5), the Westchester Cancer Coalition, the New York State Cancer Consortium, and the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable (NCCRT) Family Health History Early Age Onset Colorectal Cancer (EAO-CRC) Task Group and is a founding member of the Hudson Valley Cancer Consortium. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband, children Isabella and Christopher, two dogs, and cat. She also enjoys exploring the region’s botanical gardens, hiking, and working in her own garden.