Our Board

 
Janet Lawrence

Janet Lawrence

Janet Lawrence is a content creator based in New York City. She has a Masters in Journalism and has been producing video for the world's top media companies for the past decade. Janet's work has appeared in TIME,  Men's Health, NBC, and ABC, and she has collaborated with brands like Timex, Procter & Gamble, Sanofi, and multiple nonprofit organizations. Currently, she leads video programming for Health

Lincoln Restler
Max Tanner

Max Tanner

Max is an associate attorney at Cravath, Swaine and Moore LLP. Max's practice primarily comprises internal investigations, shareholder litigation and antitrust investigations and litigation. Prior to his career as an attorney, Max investigated police misconduct as an investigator with the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board.  

Max holds a BA from Bard College and a JD from Northwestern University.

Lincoln Restler

Lincoln Restler is a native Brooklynite. He currently works as Deputy Chief of Staff to Mayor de Blasio and has held multiple roles in local government and the nonprofit sector in New York City.

Lincoln is thrilled to be a part of the Cancer Guide team. 

 
Gwen Torsky

Gwen Torsky, Founder

Gwen is an experienced nonprofit development professional with expertise in fundraising events and donor engagement, most recently at American Ballet Theatre. Gwen left ABT in 2018 to launch the Cancer Guide, in order to direct her personal experience as a cancer patient and her professional expertise in service of others.

Gwen holds a BA from Bard College.

Jordyn Wells

Jordyn Wells

Jordyn is a nonprofit consultant and the Managing Director of WMI, an international education and leadership organization. Jordyn has spent 10+ years in the nonprofit sector, previously serving as the Chief Program Officer of Shining Hope for Communities and DoSomething.org. 

Jordyn holds a BA from Bard College and a MS in nonprofit management from Columbia University.