About Us Patient Advisory Board Kerry Shippey Kerryhas two boys, George and Jack. In November 2016 George was diagnosed with Duchenne at the age of 8. Kerry and her husband John have thrown themselves into raising awareness and fundraising for Duchenne charities, and set up ‘Cure4George’ (a family fund with Duchenne UK) to help support their work to end Duchenne. Kerry and her family live in Essex and she has over 30 years senior leadership and project management experience in the Banking industry. John retired from his career in Banking to become a full time Dad, and has supported groups for Duchenne Dads. John has completed the Prudential Ride London 3 times, and the family run an annual ‘Cure4George’ Golf day.