If you’re like me you get on with your busy life not really thinking about our local hospital– until you need it. It’s then you hope you’re getting truly superior care.
But what I hadn’t considered until recently is the incredible role fundraising plays in the quality of front-line care you and I receive.
I’m so very pleased to welcome Stacey Corley, President Sarasota Memorial Health Care Foundation (SMHCF).
In this episode, you’ll learn…
- One thing most people don’t know about Stacey.
- Why she chose philanthropy as a career
- What some people get wrong about healthcare fund-raising
- The tremendous importance SMHCF plays in the quality of our local healthcare system
- Game-changing projects she and the hospital are working on now
… and much, much, more!
Thank you for listening in today as it is my hope you will listen .. learn … and connect!
Stacey Corley joined Sarasota Memorial Healthcare Foundation as president in September 2022. The Healthcare Foundation is the philanthropic partner of Sarasota Memorial Health Care System, providing the hospital with critical resources through grants in the key areas of patient care, education, clinical research, technology and facilities. Prior to joining SMHF, Ms. Corley served as VP for Advancement at Ringling College of Art and Design. She originally joined that organization in 2012 as a Sr. Development Officer, becoming AVP for Strategic Philanthropy in 2014. Previously, she served as Assoc. Dir. for Development for FSU Foundation/The Ringling. She also worked for Bristol-Myers Squibb in various roles including Sr. Hospital Business Manager. She has held leadership positions with organizations including RCLA, AFP, Junior League of Sarasota, and is a member of Sarasota Women’s Alliance. Stacey holds a Bachelor of Professional Accountancy and MBA from Mississippi State University.