Don Listwin

Don Listwin is founder and chairman of Canary Foundation, the nation’s only non-profit organization devoted exclusively to early detection of cancer, when it is most treatable and chances for full recovery are greatest. He was CEO of Sana Security, Openwave and had been the #2 executive at Cisco Systems. Listwin serves on the Board of Directors of GenoLogics Life Sciences, Public Library of Science, Calix Networks, Clustrix Systems, Stratos Biosciences and the Listwin Family Foundation. He is on the External Advisory Board for the Center for Cancer Nanotechnology Excellence (CCNE) at Stanford and a member of the Stanford Advisory Board for the Canary Center at Stanford. Don is a member of the Board of Trustees at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and also serves as a member of The Melanoma Cancer Center at The Moffitt Cancer Center. Last year he was appointed to the National Cancer Institute’s Board of Scientific Advisors. A native of Canada, Listwin holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and an honorary doctorate of law from the University of Saskatchewan.