Irvine, CA. (September 8, 2014) – Craig C. Glorioso, Of Counsel of the Real Estate Practice at the Orange County office of international law firm Greenberg Traurig, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Susan G. Komen Orange County (Komen OC).
Komen OC, a local breast health organization, was founded in 1991 by a group of individuals committed to the Komen vision of a world without breast cancer. Now in its 23rd year, the affiliate has raised nearly $35 million. Seventy-five percent of funds raised are invested in local breast health needs and services. The remaining 25 percent is dedicated to the Komen Award and Research Grant Program to fund breast cancer research, according to the organization.
“My wife, Debbie, is currently battling breast cancer, so this has become a deeply passionate cause for my family. I am honored and excited for the opportunity to serve in this position, and look forward to working closely with the Board to continue their goal of ensuring that life-saving breast health initiatives are accessible to all people in the community,” Glorioso said.
In addition to his new position as a Board Member for Komen OC, Glorioso is also a member of the American Bar Association as well as the Orange County Bar Association. In addition this community work, Glorioso has received a number of awards for his practice.