Carolyn R. “Bo” Aldigé

Carolyn R. (“Bo”) Aldigé is the Founder and CEO of the Prevent Cancer Foundation, a national non-profit organization she started in 1985 in memory of her father. Today, the Foundation is recognized as a leader in the fight against cancer through prevention and early detection and receives the highest ratings from all charity “watchdogs”. Aldigé serves on the External Advisory Board of MD Anderson Cancer Center, the boards of directors of Friends of Cancer Research and the Intercultural Cancer Council, and the advisory boards of Project ECHO and Stand Up to Cancer. She is chairman of Global Action for Cancer Patients and vice-chairman of the Global Lung Cancer Coalition. Aldigé has been honored for her public service by the National Cancer Institute and numerous NGOs, including AACR and ASCO.