Thank you to our distinguished volunteers who serve on the American Cancer Society 2020 Coaches vs Cancer Board of Ambassadors and Gala Committee. Their tireless efforts and unwavering dedication to finishing the fight against cancer are instrumental to the continued success of our event.
Interested in joining our committee? Become a committee member today by contacting Katie Knudsen at 515.727.0058 or
Honorary Chair: Steve Howard
Chair: Denny Presnall
Tucker Anderson, John Auer, Shane Bellefy, Brad Buchanan, Paul Doerrfeld, Nathan Godwin, Ryan Grant, Nick Griffin, Mick Grossman, Eric Haugen, Andy Hensen, Brian Heying, Matt Jacobson, Doug Parker, Todd Shillington
Event Co-Chairs: Kate Price and Jennifer Peppenger
Caryline Clark, Hannah Dannewitz, Cara Findlay, Kathy Hale, Diane Heckman, Laura Hennessey, Kevin Lehman, Lynsey Manternach, Eric Mason, Jackie Mason, Marie Morrison, Chom Naae, Connie Pruitt, Michelle Redman, Sherrill Ress, Lynn Robertson, Emily Roths, Bendi Selvage, Shelley Sessler, Tim Tesar, Diana Troester
For more than 100 years, The American Cancer Society has been leading the fight to end cancer. With your support, we have helped usher in an era where more people survive cancer than ever before. By translating our research findings into action, we’ve seen a 26% decline in US cancer death rates since its peak in 1991.
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