Children's Hospital Trust, the philanthropic resource for Children's Hospital Boston has announced Lynn Susman will be the new Trust president effective October 3, 2011.
As Trust President reporting to the hospital CEO, Susman
will lead a comprehensive development program encompassing a staff of 120 and a Board of 40+ members.
"I am tremendously excited about leading the next quantum leap in philanthropy to support the hospital's amazing work.
It's a privilege to work with the clinical and scientific leaders advancing science and care every day.
I'm also honored to lead a passionate and dedicated Trust staff that is so effective in its work to build long-term relationships to support the hospital," says Susman
who is a resident of Lexington.
Currently Executive Vice President for Campaign
has had a distinguished 30 year career in fundraising, with more than 20 of those dedicated to supporting care and research at Children's.
She led her team to raise more than $550 million and played a key leadership role in the Cause for Wonder campaign which raised more than $300 million.
I look forward to working with Lynn
, the board and staff to ensure the Trust and Hospital's
continued philanthropic success.