Joan Slaughter, CEO/Executive Director
Start Date: 2003
Joan Slaughter, Co-Founder
Joan, mother of Morgan Adams, has a background in accounting and was a member of a special projects divestiture team for a Fortune 100 company prior to Morgan's diagnosis. After the death of her oldest daughter, Joan has redirected her focus toward fundraising and community support for pediatric cancer research. In addition to her role at MAF, she also serves as a patient advocate on the central review board for pediatric research at the National Institute of Health (NIH). She also serves as an active member on the research pillar for the Coalition Against Kids Cancer. Joan and her late husband Steven Adams have two other children, Andrew and Grace.
Advisory Board / Advisory Council