Cure 4 The Kids Foundation (C4K), Nevada’s only outpatient children’s cancer clinic has announced that 13-year C4K veteran Christine Tonn has been promoted to President. Tonn was formerly Chief Financial Officer. The promotion takes effect immediately.
“Christine Tonn has played an integral role in C4K’s success” said Annette Logan-Parker, CEO and Founder at C4K. “Through Christine’s guidance and financial acumen, C4K has been able to grow to become one of the leading children’s cancer centers in the country. I look forward to continue working side-by-side with Christine to continue on our path in the battle against childhood cancer and other catastrophic diseases.”
Tonn, a Certified Public Accountant, has played a key role in the growth of C4K. She successfully navigated the organization through difficult and turbulent times during the 2020-2021 pandemic. She received her MBA from University of Nevada-Las Vegas and has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Kent State University.
“I’m excited and grateful for the opportunity to help lead Cure 4 The Kids Foundation in the next chapter of its history” said Tonn. “I’m thrilled to continue the work to further our vision of providing comprehensive care to children in our community.”
Tonn will immediately step into the President’s role in the organization and will work with Logan-Parker to build on the success of C4K over the past 14 years. As part of the organizational change, Doyne Pickett has been elevated from Controller to Interim Chief Financial Officer of C4K.
About Cure 4 The Kids Foundation
Founded in Las Vegas in 2007, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation provides high-quality, research-focused medical treatment to children battling cancer and other life-threatening conditions. Cure 4 The Kids Foundation operates the only outpatient childhood cancer treatment center in Nevada and is proudly accredited by The Joint Commission. This stringent medical accreditation and the required unannounced inspections ensure patients are getting the best care possible. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, Cure 4 The Kids Foundation increases access to specialized treatments that improve patient outcomes. Its Charity Care Program provides high-quality treatment on a sliding-scale basis. No patient is ever turned away for financial reasons. For more information, visit www.cure4thekids.org.