About Us

When you or a loved one is diagnosed with cancer, worrying about money can take a toll on your physical and emotional well-being. Proactively addressing the new financial challenges accompanying a life-threatening illness, improves the quality of life for you and for your family. Fortunately, there are numerous national, regional and local support services to help manage your new circumstance. This foundation was formed to provide resources to help you meet these financial challenges, and develop a plan that provides financial peace of mind.

Our Team

Mark Livingston

Mark Livingston

Founder and President

Mark Livingston serves as President and a Founder of Ancora Cancer Foundation.  Mr. Livingston has been active in the field of financial assistance for cancer patients and their families since 1995. He holds a B.A. from University of Dallas and a J.D. from Southern Methodist University School of Law.

Brenda Casey, R.N., OCN

Brenda Casey, R.N., OCN

Vice President

Brenda Casey, R.N., OCN serves as Vice President of Ancora Cancer Foundation.  She is responsible for the Foundation’s clinical and advocacy relations.  Brenda has been an oncology nurse since 1979.  She retired as Practice Administrator of Texas Oncology’s flagship cancer treatment center at Texas Health Presbyterian Dallas Hospital. Brenda is a member of ONS and served 6 years as a board member.