Our Staff

Joan Slaughter (Executive Director) is the mother of Morgan Adams. With a background in accounting, Joan was a member of a special projects divestiture team for a Fortune 100 company prior to Morgan’s diagnosis. After the death of Morgan, her oldest daughter, Joan redirected her focus toward fundraising and community support for pediatric cancer research. She also serves on the Advisory Board of the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s Hospital Colorado and is a member of the Colorado Kids’ Cancer Association. Joan and husband Steven Adams have two other children, Andrew and Grace.