Jud Richland, Partnership for Prevention’s President, has announced that he will be leaving Partnership. David Zauche, the director of Partnership’s ActionToQuit program, will serve as Interim Director. Zauche is one of the nation’s leading tobacco control advocates. Before joining Partnership in 2009, he worked for the American Cancer Society for nearly 30 years leading a wide variety of tobacco control and cancer prevention activities.
Richland has been Partnership’s President since January 2011 and also served as President from 1995-1998. Partnership’s Board and staff wish Jud the best and thank him for his service to the organization. Richland’s resignation letter can be viewed here.