Women’s Committee

THE TINA’S WISH WOMEN’S COMMITTEE is dedicated to raising awareness and educating women about the signs, symptoms and risks of ovarian cancer. 

COMMITTEE MEMBERS INCLUDE:

  • The Honorable Cecelia Morris, Chief Judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, Women’s Committee Chair & Board Member
  • Brenda Adrian, KCC Strategic Communications
  • Elizabeth Austin, Esq., Pullman & Comley, LLC
  • Melanie Cyganowski, Esq., Otterbourg P.C.
  • Marcia Goldstein, Esq., Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP
  • Nicole Greenblatt, Esq., Kirkland & Ellis, LLP
  • Amy Kyle, Esq., Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Tina’s Wish Board Chair
  • Deirdre McGuinness, Esq., Epiq Systems, Inc.
  • Linda Ray, The Northstar Group
  • Laureen Ryan, Alvarez & Marsal
  • Jacqueline Togut, JPT Design Associates, LLC

UPCOMING EVENTS

The 2016 Spring Reception will be held on Wednesday, May 25th, 6pm, at The Paley Center, NYC, featuring actress, playwright and ovarian cancer survivor Jenny Allen performing an excerpt from her monologue, “I Got Sick and Then I Got Better” and Dr. Leslie Boyd, MD, gynecologic oncologist from NYU Langone Cancer Center.  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION & TO REGISTER

RECENT EVENTS

2015 Spring Reception, Monday, May 18th, The Time Warner Center, NYC

The Tina’s Wish Women’s Committee hosted their 2015 spring reception this May at the Time Warner Center. Guests heard from Kara Long Roche, MD, Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Johns Hopkins Medicine and her mother Nancy Long an ovarian cancer survivor. 

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Women’s Committee Spring Cocktail Reception, Monday, May 19th, The Time Warner Center, NYC

The inaugural Tina’s Wish Women’s Committee event held on May 19th, 2014 was attended by 160 guests and raised over $45,000 to continue to support research for the early detection and prevention of ovarian cancer research.  Doug Levine, MD, Tina’s Wish grant recipient and Tina’s Wish board member along with Valerie Smaldone, NY radio personality and ovarian cancer survivor were the evening’s key note speakers.  

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