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Amanda Stevens

Chief Strategy Officer/Foundation for HCM Executive Director

Hill Country Memorial Hospital

Amanda M. Stevens serves as chief strategy officer for Hill Country Memorial/executive director of the Foundation for HCM. Since joining HCM in 2005, she and her team have raised $50 million for programs, equipment and infrastructure; grown foundation assets by more than 500%; increased market share and brand loyalty across the region; and helped translate strategy for each person in the organization. Ms. Stevens has been part of the performance excellence team through HCM’s journey to receive the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. Prior to her work at HCM, she worked for an international nonprofit in Chengdu, Sichuan, China. In 2018, Ms. Stevens was recognized by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy as one of its inaugural “40 Under 40” leaders in healthcare development. In 2020, she was named “Outstanding Woman of the Year” by the Fredericksburg, Texas, Chamber of Commerce. Passionate about service, Ms. Stevens spends much of her free time volunteering for local nonprofits and community organizations.

Sessions

The Role of the CEO in Transformational Philanthropy

Presented by Amanda Stevens, Jayne Pope, RN, FACHE, Jeffrey M. Fried, LFACHE, Michael Eaton at 1:00 PM on Friday, March 26th.

This program will be structured around elements to shift from transactional to transformative philanthropy in small, rural communities. The discussion will begin with teaching how to credibly articulate a higher-order purpose that is anchored in core human values. We will share the science and data beyond the idea of a succinct, compelling “why” that connects…