Barbara Gallagher joined ACGT as the national director of philanthropy in 2016. Throughout her career, Ms. Gallagher has been dedicated to helping non-profits direct funding initiatives.
Prior to coming to ACGT, Ms. Gallagher spent eight years with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, holding several positions. She served as senior campaign director for the New York City Chapter and Westchester/Hudson Valley Chapter, and regional campaign director in the national office. She also has worked in advertising and public relations with Schott Corporation and NW Ayer. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University.
Ms. Gallagher is now working with ACGT at its national headquarters in Stamford, Connecticut. ACGT leads the field of cancer cell and gene therapy progress through the funding of innovative medical research grants.