Sherry Lansing

Founder at Sherry Lansing Foundation

Sherry Lansing

Sherry Lansing

Founder at Sherry Lansing Foundation

Overview
Career Highlights

Stand Up To Cancer
EnCorps
Sherry Lansing Foundation

RelSci Relationships

6625

Number of Boards

28

Birthday

07/31/1944 - Chicago, IL, United States

Age

75

Number of Awards

21

Relationships
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Founder at Friends of Cancer Research

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Former Ambassador to Uruguay at United States Department of State

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Co-Founder at The Carter Center, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Qualcomm, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at American Cancer Society

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Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences at Johns Hopkins University - School of Medicine

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President & Chief Executive Officer at California Community Foundation

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Co-Founder at Stand Up To Cancer

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Former Governor of Arizona

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President Emeritus at University of California

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Director at American Cinematheque

American Cinematheque operates as a non-profit organization that provides presentations of classic films and independent cinema on the big screen. It operates the Egyptian Theatre and the Aero Theatre. The company was founded on August 28, 1981 and is headquartered in Hollywood, CA.

Education
Bachelor of Science in Speech with a Minor in English & Mathematics, cum laude
Class of 1966

Northwestern University is a private institution founded in 1851 to serve the Northwest Territory, an area that now includes the states of Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and parts of Minnesota. In 1853 the founders purchased a 379-acre tract of land on the shore of Lake Michigan 12 miles north of Chicago. They established a campus and developed the land near it, naming the surrounding town Evanston in honor of one of the University's founders, John Evans. After completing its first building, its first building in 1855, Northwestern began classes that fall with two faculty members and 10 students. Northwestern has three campuses and a total of 12 Schools and Colleges (one of which is located in South Florida. Two campuses are located on Lake Michigan, a 240-acre campus in Evanston, the first suburb north of Chicago, and a 25-acre campus in Chicago. One campus is located in Doha, Qatar. Northwestern University combines innovative teaching and pioneering research in a highly collaborative environment that transcends traditional academic boundaries. It provides students and faculty exceptional opportunities for intellectual, personal and professional growth in a setting enhanced by the richness of Chicago.

Memberships
Member
2014 - Current

Founded in 1780, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences is an independent policy research center that conducts multidisciplinary studies of complex and emerging problems. The Academy’s elected members are leaders in the academic disciplines, the arts, business, and public affairs. With a current membership of 4,000 American Fellows and 600 Foreign Honorary Members, the Academy has four major goals: Promoting service and study through analysis of critical social and intellectual issues and the development of practical policy alternatives; Fostering public engagement and the exchange of ideas with meetings, conferences, and symposia bringing diverse perspectives to the examination of issues of common concern; Mentoring a new generation of scholars and thinkers through the Visiting Scholars Program and Hellman Fellowship Program; Honoring excellence by electing to membership men and women in a broad range of disciplines and professions. Click here to learn about our new members. The Academy's headquarters are in Cambridge, Massachusetts. With its geographically diverse membership, it conducts activities in this country and abroad

Member

SIGMA DELTA TAU EMPOWERS EACH MEMBER TO REACH HER FULLEST POTENTIAL BY ENRICHING THE EXPERIENCE OF WOMEN WITH SIMILAR IDEALS, BUILDING LASTING RELATIONSHIPS, PROMOTOING CIVIC RESPONSIBILITY, AND FOSTERING PERSONAL GROWTH.

Career History
Co-Founder
2008 - Current

Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C) is a charitable program of the Entertainment Industry Foundation under the leadership of the Council of Founders and Advisors (CFA). SU2C is founded on the belief that there is a strong understanding of the basic science of cancer, and with the technologies available, now is the time to take that understanding to the next level by translating this knowledge to the clinic, to real advances in patient care and cancer prevention. It was founded in May 2008.

Founder
2007 - Current
Founder
2005 - Current

The Sherry Lansing Foundation provides funding and raising awareness for cancer research, health, public education, and encore career opportunities. The company was founded by Sherry L. Lansing in 2005 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Boards & Committees
Chairman
1992 - 2005

Motion Picture Group, Inc. is a development stage company which engages in the production and financing of films. The company was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Tallevast, FL.

Member, Board of Directors
Current

TO DRIVE COLLABORATION AMONG PARTNERS FROM EVERY HEALTHCARE SECTOR TO POWER ADVANCES IN SCIENCE, POLICY AND REGULATION THAT SPEED LIFE-SAVING TREATMENTS TO PATIENTS.

Life Trustee
Current

Los Angeles Opera Co. promotes and supports culture, education and sciences. Its educational programs include discounts on matinees, lessons for families, senior citizens, students, and teachers. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

Member, Advisory Committee
Prior

DonorsChoose.org provides public education by engaging citizens in an online marketplace where teachers describe and individuals can fund specific student projects. The firm offers the clients with access to an online collection of information, materials and services related to DC and its work, including text, pictures, photographs, audio and video, graphics, logos, marks and images, as well as software used in accessing the sites, displaying the content, and utilizing the functionality offered through the sites. The company was founded by Charles Best in 2000 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$25K - $35K
2014

Los Angeles Opera Co. promotes and supports culture, education and sciences. Its educational programs include discounts on matinees, lessons for families, senior citizens, students, and teachers. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

$25K +
2013

Los Angeles Opera Co. promotes and supports culture, education and sciences. Its educational programs include discounts on matinees, lessons for families, senior citizens, students, and teachers. The company was founded in 1986 and is headquartered in Los Angeles, CA.

$5M
2011

Founded by the renowned educator John Dewey in 1896 and located in Hyde Park, the University of Chicago Laboratory Schools are among the nation’s best. Being part of the University of Chicago means that the importance of intellectual life—of thought and exploration—infuses everything we do across all aspects of our curriculum. Families who choose Lab care deeply about curiosity, inquiry, and creativity. All are attracted to a diverse community and an environment that creates and nurtures the habits of expansive thinking and complex problem-solving.

Political Donations
$5,000
2013

Former Governor of California

$2,500
2012

Senator from California

$2,500
2012

Representative at Office of the Representative from California's 3rd District, John Garamendi

Awards & Honors
2012
NACD Directorship 100 Hall of Fame
2007
The Pennsylvania State University
2007
Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award
Events
Speaker
Los Angeles, CA, United States
2012 Milken Institute Global Conference

Through a unique international agenda and some of the smartest speakers on the planet, the Milken Institute Global Conference tackles the world’s most difficult challenges in an array of fields - from finance and philanthropy, to the environment and education, to government and health.

Speaker
Los Angeles, CA, United States
2011 Milken Institute Global Conference

The 2011 Milken Institute Global Conference brings together some of the most extraordinary people in the world - from entrepreneurs and executives to philanthropists, scientists and Nobel laureates. Together they explore solutions to today's most pressing social, political and economic challenges.

Speaker
Santa Monica, CA, United States
2009 Milken Institute Global Conference

The Milken Institute Global Conference 2009 was held from April 27-29, 2009 as part of the Milken Institute Global Conference Series.

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