John Hopper, President Emeritus

John Hopper is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross and Oxford University’s executive MBA program. He launched his career with Procter and Gamble in sales management and Unilever as division head. John served in CEO and Managing Partner positions with healthcare/marketing focused venture capital and communications conglomerates including Publicis, WPP Group, and Interpublic’s McCann Healthcare creating multi-million dollar profit centers focused on health/wellness professional and patient outreach. John also was a pioneer in partnering sports and entertainment celebrities/properties with health/wellness campaigns, such as the MLB, NFL, NBA, NHL, Larry King,  Magic Johnson, Joe Namath, Julie Andrews, and Jack Nicklaus.

John currently serves as the Co-chairman of the National Organization Rare Disorders (NORD) Rare Cancer Coalition, Co-chairman of the GI Cancers Alliance and is on the executive board of the National Pancreas Foundation. John is the father of three adult children.