Vice President for Campaign Development, Community Initiatives, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Jana Bearden is a forward thinking development leader with a successful track record in creating and executing strategic plans to drive organizational growth and advance innovative ideas. As the Vice President for Campaign Development, Community Initiatives for the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS), Jana serves as the national leader for Light The Night and Big Climb. Her responsibilities include setting and driving the overall strategic vision and growth trajectory for both campaigns and collaborating with all departments of the organization to maximize each campaigns’ impact to the LLS mission. Light The Night is LLS’s largest community fundraising campaign that comes to life in over 115 communities, and it held the #3 spot in the 2021 P2P Forum Top 30. Big Climb is LLS’s emerging campaign now taking place in 9 markets across the nation.