Hilary Shapiro got involved in the Brain Research Foundation after her family was personally affected by Alzheimer’s. She is inspired by the neuroscience research that Brain Research Foundation funds and is thrilled to help further the organization’s mission as a member of the Brain Research Foundation Young Leadership Board.
Hilary most recently served as a Development Manager at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF). In this role, she managed the Fund A Cure program for JDRF’s annual One Dream Gala and worked closely with JDRF donors and volunteers.
Hilary graduated from Brandeis University with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. She is originally from Concord, MA, and currently lives in Chicago with her husband Joe and their dog Murphy.