Friday, December 13, 2013
Memorial Health Foundation Announces New Executive Director
Daneka Hedges has been appointed to the position of Executive Director for the Memorial Health Foundation. She has been with the Foundation since June of 2012 as a data and development specialist and has been serving as interim director for the last nine months.
Born and raised in Marietta, Daneka received her bachelor’s degree from Ohio University, majoring in health services administration and long-term care administration with a minor in business.
Daneka is excited to have the opportunity to serve the community in this position and is looking forward to developing programs in an effort to expand services offered by the Memorial Health Foundation.
As the executive director, Daneka will be responsible for development of the Memorial Health System, working with Foundation trustees and administration to create initiatives, identify the strategic role of philanthropy within the long- and short-term goals of Memorial Health System, direct planning, solicitation and follow-up of fundraising appeals in a well-rounded development program including annual, major, corporate, planned giving and grant writing.
For more information call the Memorial Health Foundation at (740) 374-4913.