Chief Development Officer

Gary D. Jaworski, is the Chief Development Officer for the Lymphoma Research Foundation.  He joined the organization in July 2019.

Gary brings to LRF a twenty-year career in fundraising and nonprofit leadership over which he has raised more than $285 million. In his most recent role as the President of Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation, he successfully drove a full organizational turnaround in branding, revenue diversity and growth, board structure, and recruitment, and expanded organizational presence and programs domestically and globally. In Gary’s previous position as the Senior Vice President of Development at Autism Speaks, he oversaw the planning and execution of all activities of the development function, including setting and achieving fundraising goals to advance the organization’s mission. In addition, he created and led the national major gifts team, securing more revenue than ever before.

Gary took MA and Ph.D. degrees in sociology from the New School for Social Research in New York City, where he also resides.