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Junior Board of Directors

The Swifty Foundation is primarily youth led. Serving on the Foundation’s junior board of directors provides opportunities to both learn about and practice leadership in meaningful and authentic ways.  Each board member has a special relationship with Michael, and brings energy, passion and creativity to the work of the Swifty Foundation.

Patti and Al Gustafson

Patti and Al Gustafson

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Ian Gustafson

Ian Gustafson

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Bridget Gustafson

Bridget Gustafson

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Meghan Roetter

Meghan Roetter

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Mica Beckmann

Mica Beckmann

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Colin Hassett

Colin Hassett

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Kira Couch

Kira Couch

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Justin Azzaro

Justin Azzaro

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David McHugh

David McHugh

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Shannon Carroll

Shannon Carroll

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Kevin Braner

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Matthew Braner

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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors for the Swifty Foundation is dedicated to fulfilling our vision of making a positive targeted impact on the landscape of pediatric brain cancer research and supporting the youth leadership of the organization.

Board Members

Peter Clark, Ph.D
Philadelphia, PA 19131
Director of the Institute of Bioethics at Saint Joseph’s University

Allen Gustafson
Woodridge, Il 60517
Michael’s dad and board chair

Ian Gustafson
Woodridge, Il
Michael’s brother

Patti Gustafson
Woodridge, Il
Michael’s mom and chief operating officer

Roger Hughes
Orland Park, Il 60462
Former Chief Executive Officer of Dontech, a division of R.R. Donnelly

Martine Nelson MD
Lisle, Il. 60532
Pediatrician specializing in Adolescent Medicine

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