GS Alumna to Lead Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation

GS Alumna to Lead Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation

GS Alumna to Lead Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation

October 28, 2009

Columbia GS alumna Nancy Lynn

GS alumna Nancy Lynn '96 was recently named the executive vice president of the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation.  Lynn formerly served as the American Museum of Natural History’s senior director for corporate relations and the director for global business development. 

Lynn is also a member of the National Board of Trustees for the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America and a former member of the Board of Trustees for the Martha Graham Dance Company. She has also served on leadership boards for the National for Science Education, the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts and the Jewish National Fund.

Lynn received her Bachelor of Arts from Columbia University School of General Studies in 1996 and was honored as the valedictorian.  She completed her master’s degree in the history of art and architecture at the New York University Institute of Fine Arts in 1998.