West Coast Hospital Foundation Names President
FaithSearch Partners, the leading executive search firm focused on faith-based hospitals and healthcare systems, is pleased to announce that its client, Central Valley Health Foundation (CVHF), has selected Edward Ammon as its new President. CVHF is a new entity comprised of two previous hospital foundations within Adventist Health’s Central Valley Network, based in Hanford, California.
Ammon has held fundraising leadership roles since for the last 25 years. Most recently he worked as the Executive Director of Foundation for Porter Adventist Hospital in Denver, Colorado. He has a master’s degree in public policy from New England College and a bachelor’s degree in religion and communications from Walla Walla University.
“Ed is an impressive candidate who has a proven and extensive history of leadership and fundraising,” said Ed Fry, President of FaithSearch Partners. “With his expertise and previous work history in both healthcare and faith-based organizations, we are excited to see where he and the region’s overall leadership will take the new foundation.
Adventist Health is one of the largest Protestant healthcare systems in the U.S. and is based near Sacramento. For more information on Adventist Health/Central Valley Network, visit their website at www.adventisthealth.org/central-valley.