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Nancy Brinker of Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Nancy Brinker founded Susan G. Komen for the Cure in honor of her sister, who died of breast cancer in 1980.  Paula Froelich/Tumblr
Komen Houston Race for the Cure 2012
Under Brinker's leadership, running events have become a fixture of the cancer fundraising empire.  Photo courtesy of Komen Houston Race for the Cure
Judith Salerno is the new CEO of Komen
Judith A. Salerno is the new CEO of Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Photo courtesy of University of Southern California