In July 2015, Jennifer was featured in a Wall Street Journal Page One story entitled “The Double Mastectomy Rebellion. Jennifer is the President and Founder of the 5 Under 40 Foundation. Jennifer has spent her 18-year professional career in Healthcare Sales. She was diagnosed with Stage II Breast Cancer in 2005 at age 32. Jennifer was inspired to create the concept of peer-to-peer breast cancer support in real time. In September 2012, 5 Under 40 received official recognition as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization.
In 2009, the late-Laura Ziskin, the founder of Stand Up To Cancer, personally chose Jennifer’s story “Paying It Forward” to be featured on the website’s homepage. Jennifer was named a “Fun, Fearless, Female” with four charter members by Cosmopolitan magazine featured in their October 2013 issue. In October 2014, she served as Tamron Hall’s featured guest on MSNBC’s television show NewsNation.
Lisa Green is currently Google’s Head of Industry for the Fashion & Luxury Goods sector. Lisa brings a strategic blend of insights and digital solutions to the fashion industry to help them build brands and drive business online. Joining Google in 2005, Lisa has held a variety of positions, always with a focus on global brand building. She was a founding member of Google’s Agency Development Team, launched the Campaigns & Elections Team, and has been the recipient of numerous awards.
Prior to joining Google, Lisa spent 2 years at National Journal Group, working with large advertisers that targeted beltway insiders and Members of Congress. Lisa received her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and History from Middlebury College. She is fluent in Spanish and is a member of the New York Road Runners Club. Lisa currently lives in New York City with her husband and their two children.
JB is the CEO/owner of Chief Signs, LLC as well as Long Island Boat Rentals. Previously, JB held the position as CEO/President of Circle Line Cruises. He serves on the Board of NYC Parks & Recreation Department. He is also a proud graduate of University of Virginia where he earned the proud distinction of being elected All-American Lacrosse Player. JB resides in Port Washington, LI.
Meri Selver is the Co-Founder of Treluxe – Gifts and Glamour for the Home. She has been featured several times in (201) Magazine, showcasing her successful line of luxury home accents. Prior to Treluxe, Meri spent her career running the operations department for high-end specialty retailers, such as Intermix and Kenneth Cole. Not only does she contribute a depth of experience in business, but she also has a great amount of devotion to our cause. In addition to 5 Under 40 Foundation, Meri is also a supporter of the Center for Food Action, Triple Negative Breast Cancer Association and Englewood Hospital in NJ.
Honorary Board Member.