Who We Are

Brian G. Kelly

Founder, Trustee

Brian G. Kelly has been a Director of Activision since July 1995. He has served as Chairman of the Company since October 2013 and as Co-Chairman since October 1998. He previously served as President of the Company from July 1997 to October 1998, and Chief Operating Officer of the Company from July 1995 to October 1998. He also served as Chief Financial Officer of the Company from February 1991 until July 1997, and Secretary of the Company from May 1991 until October 1997. Mr. Kelly holds a law degree from Fordham Law School and a B.A. degree in accounting from Rutgers University, and was a certified public accountant.

Mr. Kelly is the Co-Founder of The Call of Duty Endowment (“CODE”). CODE is a non-profit public benefit corporation which helps service members transition to civilian careers after their military service. 

Mr. Kelly is the Founder and Chairman of the Board of the Juvenile Diabetes Cure Alliance (“JDCA”). The JDCA is a novel and innovative non-profit that advocates a businesslike approach to type 1 diabetes cure research where donors are treated as shareholders. The JDCA acts like a Wall Street sell-side analyst studying, analyzing and commenting on non-profit diabetes research foundations/organizations, and provides advice to major cure research donors on how to make their contributions most effective.


Joseph Tuite

Senior Adviser to Board of Trustees

Joseph Tuite is the Chief Investment Officer of West Side Avenue Holdings and Eureka Investments. Joe holds a BA in finance from Villanova University.


Robert Chadwick, CPA

Senior Adviser to Board of Trustees

Bob Chadwick has over 30 years of experience as a CPA, heading his own practice for 25 years in central New Jersey. With a vast range of clients from local business owners to large corporations, Chadwick and Company serves the immediate metropolitan area of NY, NJ and PA, as well as various clients nationwide.


Philip J. Shaw

General Manager

Philip Shaw has led the JDCA since March of 2012. Prior to that, Mr. Shaw worked for both Kraft Foods and General Mills in a range of marketing and general management roles. Mr. Shaw spent the majority of his career in the United States, but also held expatriate market leadership roles in Asia.  Phil has an MBA from Georgetown University and a BA from Brandeis University. 


Brittany E. Greco

Communications

Brittany oversees all digital media and communications for the JDCA. Prior to her current position, she has written for a variety of online publications, as well as worked with several public relations firms. She graduated from the State University of New York College at Oneonta with a BS in Mass Communications and a minor in Journalism. Both her father and sister have T1D.


David M. Fischer

Research

David Fischer is a research associate for the JDCA, overseeing research, writing, and editing for publications. Prior to joining the JDCA, David has over 5 years experience writing and editing for both print and online publications, most of which focused on healthcare topics that involved working closely with industry professionals. David holds a BA from Wisconsin University.


Jack Meara

Associate Intern

Jack is currently in his junior year at Fordham University studying business and marketing.  He was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes when he was five-years-old. That lifetime experience makes him glad to be a part of a company that focuses on donors and those in the T1D community.


Cara M. Murphy

Alliance Adviser & Past Associate

Cara is a Management Consultant for Price Waterhouse Cooper in the US Shared Services and Outsourcing Advisory practice. She is based in New York City. Prior to that, Cara served as a Marketing and Communications Manager for the Juvenile Diabetes Cure Alliance. She has a MBA in Marketing from Fordham University and a BA in English and Psychology from Lafayette College. 


Nick Masercola

Alliance Adviser & Past Associate

Nick Masercola is a writer and marketer with experience in a variety of industries, including print journalism, non-profit advocacy, and New York Theatre. He currently works at Finn Partners as a publicist specializing in books and health media. Prior to Finn, Nick served as a Marketing and Communications Manager with the Juvenile Diabetes Cure Alliance. In his spare time, Nick has co-written and produced award winning off-Broadway theater. Nick holds a BA from Hofstra University.