Mark E. Nadolny to serve leader of breast cancer movement as CFO
DALLAS – June 30, 2009 –
Mark E. Nadolny, a longtime Dallas executive with strong ties to the breast cancer movement, has been named chief financial officer of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®, the world’s largest breast cancer organization.
Nadolny joins Komen for the Cure from Dallas-based Blockbuster Inc., where he spent more than 13 years, most recently as an area senior vice president of operations. During his tenure at Blockbuster, Nadolny held several other senior leadership positions, including financial planning, store finance and accounting, supply chain and merchandising.
Prior to Blockbuster, he served as controller for Santa Fe Minerals, general auditor for Santa Fe International and senior auditor for Arthur Anderson & Company, working in Dallas, Los Angeles and Milwaukee.No stranger to using his time and talents for good causes, Nadolny served as the Blockbuster team captain for the Susan G. Komen Dallas Race for the Cure® for many years. He also served as a board member and officer of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County.“We are so fortunate to have such an experienced professional and passionate breast cancer advocate as part of our leadership team,” said Hala Moddelmog, president and CEO of Susan G. Komen for the Cure.In his new role, Nadolny will be responsible for financial management and strategy for Dallas-based Komen, which has invested more than $1.3 billion into breast cancer research and community support programs since its inception. Komen has garnered a prestigious four-star rating from the Charity Navigator rating agency for two years running.“Komen is well-known and well-respected for its commitments to funding the best research and the most meaningful breast cancer programs in our communities,” Nadolny said. “It’s exciting to be a part of an organization that is helping to discover and deliver the cures for breast cancer and ease suffering from breast cancer on a global scale.”Nadolny earned his Bachelor of Science in accounting from Marquette University in Milwaukee and is a certified public accountant.