Jody Hoyos 

Jody is Senior Vice President of the Prevent Cancer Foundation®, the only U.S.-based nonprofit organization solely dedicated to cancer prevention and early detection. Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Hoyos served as the Vice President of Membership and Operations at the Washington, D.C.-based Association of Women’s Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN).  AWHONN’s mission is to improve and promote the health of women and newborns, and strengthen the nursing profession for 350,000 registered nurses working in women's health, obstetric and neonatal nursing nationwide.   

With 25 years in the health care environment—including ten years in health care management consulting and 15 years in the nonprofit sector— Ms. Hoyos is a highly skilled executive leader.  She previously held management consulting positions with Arthur Andersen, LLP as well as KPMG/Bearing Point.  She has also worked as an associate at the Washington, D.C.-based Health Care Advisory Board. Throughout her career, Ms. Hoyos has developed the teams and infrastructure to create numerous programs and partnerships dedicated to improving health.   

Ms. Hoyos earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from The George Washington University and a Masters in Healthcare Administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.