On Leadership with Atlanta Business Chronicle

Karen Knudsen On Leadership

July 12, 2022 Crystal Edmonson Season 1 Episode 23
On Leadership with Atlanta Business Chronicle
Karen Knudsen On Leadership
Show Notes

Karen Knudsen, President and CEO of the American Cancer Society

Dr. Karen Knudsen is the first female CEO of the American Cancer Society. As an oncologist, she is also the organization’s first chief executive with a background in science. While 1 in 3 people will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime, more are living beyond the diagnosis. According to the ACS, there are nearly 17 million cancer survivors alive today.