American Cancer Society Financial Services Gala

American Cancer Society Financial Services Gala

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Corinne O'Kelly, the event's legacy chairman, and Dr. Kim Norman. O'Kelly is the widow of Eugene O'Kelly, who was chairman at KPMG when he was diagnosed with brain cancer. The event's honoree, Robert Kapito, urged guests to read Eugene O'Kelly's book, "Chasing Daylight." "It was his last audit," Kapito said, "his assertion that he'd be the CEO of his own death, which is pretty amazing."