Licy Do Canto

Board Member

Area of Expertise

Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Public Affairs and Crisis at Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW)


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An expert in health and healthcare policy, Licy Do Canto brings nearly 30 years of experience at the national, state and local levels across the nonprofit, philanthropic, corporate and government sectors. In his role with Burson Cohn & Wolfe, he drives social impact policy and strategy, and helps shape the strategic direction on diversity, inclusion and belonging for the firm and its clients across North America. Among his previous roles, he founded a nationally recognized public affairs firm, led and shaped investments in advocacy and public affairs for the American Cancer Society and the National Association of Community Health Centers, and served as legislative staff to former U.S. Congressman Barney Frank and aide to the late U.S. Senator Edward M. Kennedy.