John J. Manna, Jr., Esq. has been a volunteer with the American Cancer Society for almost 15 years. John currently serves as the Chair of the Society’s New York City Area Board. He was a member of the Board, including service as Chair, of the former Eastern Division and is a member of the Society’s Westchester/Rockland Council. John was Co-Chair of the Relay for Life of Rockland County from 2008 through 2011 and continues to serve on that Relay’s Event Leadership Team. John was elected to the Board of Directors of the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network in October 2013 and received the American Cancer Society's St. George Award that year.
In addition to his work with the Society, John serves as Vice President and member of the Board of Directors the Center for Safety and Change, which provides shelter and related services to victims of domestic violence and their families, and is a member of the President's Council of St. Thomas Aquinas College. John was named the Philanthropist of the Year for Rockland County, NY in 2008 by the Rockland Development Council.
John received his Bachelor of Arts from Fordham University and his Juris Doctor from Columbia University School of Law and is currently an investor is real estate and technology ventures.