Guest 1: Susan G. Komen San Diego
Lizzie Wittig, Director of Mission and Public Policy for Susan G. Komen San Diego, talks about the organization’s mission and services to women and their families that include paying for breast screenings and diagnostic tests for those in need. Wittig is joined by Mike Watts, Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications for Hologic, the presenting sponsor of the 2018 Race for the Cure. Hologic is the manufacturer of the Genius 3D Mammography exam, which allows for more accurate detection of breast cancer than a conventional mammogram. Wittig discusses upcoming Susan G. Komen events.
Guest 2: Academy of Our Lady of Peace (OLP)
Dr. Lauren Lek, Head of School for the Academy of Our Lady of Peace, chats about the school’s recent $2 million donation from philanthropist Darlene Shiley to fund the renovation and reconstruction of the Shiley Center for Science and Innovation on the 137-year old school’s campus. Lek discusses OLP’s 6th Architects of Change event on January 30.