Sarasota, FL – September 11, 2018… The Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation (FCSF) is pleased to welcome Timothy E. Ryan, C.F.S.P. to the FCSF Board of Directors, effective September 1, 2018.
Born and raised in the Jersey Shore, New Jersey, Ryan is the owner of Timothy E. Ryan Home For Funerals. He attended the American Academy/McAllister Institute of Mortuary Science in New York, NY, and earned certifications from the New Jersey College of Medicine & Dentistry in Newark, New Jersey. In 2017, his business received the New Jersey Family Business of the Year award from the Rothman Institute of Entrepreneurial Studies at Fairleigh Dickinson University located in Madison, New Jersey. Also, he is involved in local political affairs, the National Funeral Directors Association and the Eye Foundation of Delaware Valley/Wills Eye Hospital. In his spare time, Timothy enjoys golfing, collecting antique duck decoys and volunteering. He has a personal interest in helping cancer patients because Timothy, himself, is a patient of Florida Cancer Specialists’ physician,Dr. Janice Eakle and is undergoing treatment for leukemia.
FCSF Board Co-Chairs, FCS Physician Dr. Michael Diaz and Jeffrey Phipps Sr., AWMA, stated, “The Florida Cancer Specialists Foundation is excited to welcome Timothy as a Board Member. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience with other local nonprofits and we know he will make a significant impact on the board.”
Lynn Rasys, Executive Director of the FCS Foundation added, “The FCS Foundation will benefit from Timothy’s personal understanding of how a cancer diagnosis can affect someone. Plus, his experience as a successful businessman and leader will contribute greatly to the Board’s strategic fundraising goals.”