Would you leave your executive position to fight cancer for your friends? This woman did

This former executive decided to do something after six of her friends were diagnosed with breast cancer.

What Stephanie Kauffman did was truly remarkable. After a long career with Universal Studios, she jumped into fighting a cause she strongly believed in, and she became the Breast Cancer Research Foundation’s Chief Communications & Engagement Officer.

Stephanie Kauffman Breast Cancer Research Foundation

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She moved from glitzy LA and now resides in New York, far away from all the celebrity lifestyle, but a fitting way to honor her friends battles with breast cancer.

Though she traded her high-powered executive position for a smaller role, she is nevertheless passionate and motivated to find a cure for breast cancer through her new role.