Christine Buckley, Brain Aneurysm Foundation

TITLE:  Executive Director

FOCUS AREAS: Brain aneurysm research

CONTACT:  (781) 826-5556, christine@bafound.org

PROFILE: Christine Buckley was the first employee of the Brain Aneurysm Foundation and has been the executive director since April 2006. The Brain Aneurysm Foundation was established in 1994 by Dr. Chris Ogilvy and a nurse, Dede Buckley, who is Christine’s sister. They have helped to grow the foundation from a support group for one brain aneurysm victim into an organization with over a million dollars in annual revenue.

Prior to her current role, Christine Buckley was a consultant at TriNet Healthcare Consultant for over nine years. She received her degree from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Personal interests include neuroscience, fundraising, children, tennis, the beach, dogs, and real estate. You can read an interview with Buckley about raising awareness and research funding in the Patriot Ledger.