Board of Directors

The Accelerated Cure Project’s Board of Directors plays an integral role in providing operational and financial oversight for the organization and is a primary fundraising body. Our Board of Directors is comprised of a wide range of professionals with the singular desire to see MS cured.


Patrick Curley
Managing Partner
Curley Law Firm, LLP
Susan Y. Friedman
Independent Strategy Consultant
Linda Kanner, Chair
The Orchard Group
Iya Khalil, PhD
Chief Commercial Officer and Co-Founder
GNS Healthcare
Peter Riskind, MD, Ph.D.
Professor, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Director of the MS Clinic, University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care