Anne leads Sanofi’s pharmaceuticals business in North America. She oversees all operations within the region including the Diabetes, Oncology, Cardiovascular and other Patient Centered Units, U.S. Market Access, U.S. Medical Affairs, Business Strategy, Planning & Operations, Chattem (Consumer Healthcare), and Canada Pharmaceuticals. Anne serves as a member of the Global Management Committee, the Global Operations Committee and the U.S. Regional Strategic Management Committee.
Alice Watkins has been the Executive Director of Alzheimer’s North Carolina for over 20 years. Prior to her work in the Alzheimer’s community, she was Executive Director of the Downtown Business Association of Raleigh (now downtown Raleigh Alliance) where she led successful efforts to revitalize of the city.
Janice Wade-Whitehead has been the Executive Director of Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc. since 1991. In 1995, she was awarded the “Public Citizen of the Year Award” by both the Knox Area Chapter and the Tennessee State Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers.
Trish Vradenburg is the Co-founder and Vice President of USAgainstAlzheimer’s. Trish is a playwright/author/comedy writer/advocate. She has written for television including “Designing Women,” “Family Ties,” and “Kate and Allie.” She is a successful author as well, chosen as Literary Guild and Doubleday Book Club selections for her novel, Liberated Lady.
Jeannine Vradenburg is the Director of Adolescent Partial Hospitalization Program and Intensive Outpatient Program at Compass Health Center. Jeannine’s husband lost his grandmother to Alzheimer’s.
Alissa Vradenburg practiced entertainment law at Troop, Meisenger in Los Angeles before segueing into talent management. She currently represents actors at the LA-based company Untitled Entertainment. She lost her maternal grandmother to Alzheimer’s.
Jamie Tyrone is an RN, Marketing Executive, and advocate who currently knows that her genotype puts her at a 91% lifetime risk of suffering from AD. She and her family were highlighted in the CNN award winning documentary "Filling the Blank" in which current advances in research were discussed.