Bruce Campbell, Co-Founder & President, is the Chief Operations Officer and a partner at Vionic Group LLC, one of America’s fastest growing footwear companies. In addition to his involvement with PNOC, Bruce and his wife Allyn were founding supporters of UCSF’s Pediatric Brain Trauma Centre (PBTC) and are active supporters and fundraisers for the National Brain Tumor Society. Bruce and his family are passionate about finding a cure for pediatric brain tumors and improving the quality of life for patients, survivors and their families. Originally born in Sydney, Australia Bruce has lived and worked abroad for nearly 20 years and now resides with his wife Allyn and son George in Marin County.
Allyn Campbell, Co-Founder & Secretary, has been an advocate in the fight against pediatric brain tumors since her son George was diagnosed with an ependymoma in 2010. She and her husband Bruce have helped procure a pediatric neurocognitive psychologist at UCSF for patients suffering from brain tumors or injury, offering a comprehensive diagnosis and protocol to ease the return to school and lifestyle. Allyn brings to her role at the foundation an education background in Biochemistry/Cell Biology and twelve years of marketing experience in the personal care industry. Born and raised in the SF area, she lived abroad in several countries before returning with her family.
Amy Cunha, Trustee, is an expert PR strategist for consumer lifestyle brands. Amy founded big Picture PR in 2004, serving national brands to start-ups n the consumer lifestyle space. Specializing in global and national public relations campaigns, Amy’s expertise comes from building and launching hundreds of brands in the consumer lifestyle sector: fashion, accessories, design, footwear, health/wellness, beauty and consumer tech.
Linda Hartig, Treasurer. Linda is retired from 30+ years as a software executive providing global leadership for service delivery and sales at both Oracle and Avaya. She holds a PhD in Sociology from SUNY Stony Brook. Linda has been personally touched with family and friend’s diagnosis and treatments of brain tumors. She has a passion to support research and treatments to improve individual outcomes and extend lives. Linda resides in Northern California and is a wife and mother of two sons.
Cora Neumann, Director. Cora has collaborated with international leaders in over 40 countries on strategies to improve the lives of women and families for nearly 20 years. Prior to joining PNOC, Cora founded the Global First Ladies Alliance, and served as a senior advisor under Secretary Clinton at the U.S. Department of State. She has worked for RAND Corporation, the Bush Institute, Care.com, the Clinton Global Initiative, the World Health Organization, and United Nations. She holds a PhD in Public Health and International Development from Oxford University and a Masters in Public Health from Columbia University.
Darren Tucker, Trustee. As a young boy at the age of 6, Darren spent over a year of his life in Philadelphia Children’s Hospital with Legg Perthes Disease. Although he was fortunate to make a full recovery, many of his fellow patients were not and he knows all too well what it’s like to spend that much time in the hospital away from family, friends and the normal day to day of a healthy childhood. Today as a father of two, Darren is deeply passionate about supporting pediatric causes. He has been a strong supporter of PNOC Foundation since its inception. Darren is a successful footwear entrepreneur and business owner. He resides in Santa Monica, CA with his family.