Jim EbertFounder
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Rich ForsenDirector
Rich came to Cancer Can Rock first as a consumer of great music at a benefit concert, then as a corporate sponsor through his company, Network Depot. His sister, Rachel, succumbed to a long and courageous bout with cancer at age 38, and he had been looking for a way to combat cancer in a meaningful fashion. Cancer Can Rock provides that avenue for application of business experience, devotion and love of music.
Donna SpeckhardSecretary
Brought up in a military family and raised overseas, Donna comes to Cancer Can Rock with a love of music and artists. Her daughter is a singer songwriter who lost a 13 year old friend to cancer. A safety and security crisis management professional she is an active advocate and volunteer for many cancer related non-profits. She also lost her mother to breast cancer 61 Years young.
Jeff BrasfieldTreasurer
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Honorary Board Members

Mary-Louise ParkerHonorary Board Member
Mary-Louise Parker is an American actress. Best known for her lead role on Showtime’s television series Weeds portraying Nancy Botwin, she received the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in 2006. Parker has appeared in films and series such as RED, RED 2, Fried Green Tomatoes, Boys on the Side, The West Wing, and Angels in America, for which she received a Golden Globe and an Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Parker is also the recipient of the 2001 Tony Award for Best Actress for her performance in the Broadway play Proof.
Butch WalkerHonorary Board Member
Butch Walker is an American songwriter, performer and producer in Los Angeles, California. Along with having a successful solo career he has written and produced songs for artist such as Katy Perry, Pink, Avril Levine, Keith Urban, Taylor Swift, Weezer, Panic! At The Disco and Gavin DeGraw as well as many other notable artists. Before going out on his own, Butch was the lead vocalist and guitarist for the band Marvelous 3 and penned the hit single “Freak Of The Week.”