Charleston, WV – The Board of Directors of the Thomas Health Foundation is pleased to announce that Lisa Lopinsky, CAE has joined the Foundation as its new Executive Director. Lisa is a successful nonprofit and association executive with a proven track record of leading organizations into higher levels of excellence and performance.

Prior to joining the Thomas Health Foundation, Lisa owned and operated a consulting business specializing in providing an array of services to nonprofit organizations. A Certified Association Executive, Lisa served as chief executive officer for several national trade associations and foundations in Washington, DC before relocating to her home state of West Virginia in 2013. Her areas of expertise include fundraising, program development, board development and training, strategic planning, marketing, and event management.

“We are thrilled to have Lisa join our team,” commented Ashley Pack, Board President. “She brings a wealth of experience that will benefit not only the Foundation and Thomas Health but also the community we serve.”

“We are excited about Lisa’s arrival and the enhanced partnership she will foster between the Foundation and Thomas Health,” says Dan Lauffer, President, and CEO of Thomas Health. Lauffer continued, “We hope that her experience in the not-for-profit world will benefit patients and the community for years to come.”

The Foundation was founded in 1989 and now supports Saint Francis Hospital, Thomas Memorial Hospital, and Thomas Health Physician Partners.

Thomas Health operates Thomas Memorial Hospital, Saint Francis Hospital, and Thomas Health Physician Partners.