John Christopher Broullire (“Chris”) joined the Alzheimer’s Association National Capital Area Chapter as its President and CEO in June 2015. Chris works closely with a Board of Directors and a full-time chapter staff dedicated to eliminating Alzheimer's disease and related dementias by advancing research, providing and enhancing care and support for all affected, and reducing the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
A native Washingtonian, Chris has held management positions in radio and cable television at Clear Channel, Comcast Spotlight and Bonneville International.
Chris is an enthusiastic, inspirational leader with experience in nonprofit management, focusing on fundraising, developing boards and implementing strategies to grow net revenue. His career is defined by his ability to inspire confidence, lead by example and cultivate a positive work environment. Chris served as president of the National Capital Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society in Washington, D.C. for over eight years. He also served as a fundraising consultant for St. Ann’s Center for Children, Youth and Families.
As a leader of one of the top 10 Alzheimer’s Association chapters in the country, Chris is committed to seeing that the 5.5 million constituents in the National Capital Area Chapter’s service territory have ready access to critical information and support through the Chapter’s programs and services and increased awareness of the resources available, including the organization’s 24/7 Helpline (800.272.3900) and web site (www.alz.org/nca). He is also committed to expanding the Chapter’s base and increasing collaboration with corporate, community, philanthropic and government leaders.
Chris attended the University of Texas at Austin and holds a B.A. in Communications from the University of Maryland at College Park. He is a graduate of Gonzaga High School in the District. Chris and his wife, Annie, live in Potomac, MD. They have two children.