The National Hemophilia Foundation recently appointed Mary Ann Blank as the Vice President for Development. She brings to the position a wealth of fundraising and development experience from nonprofit organizations and hospitals.
This is a homecoming for Mary Ann, who previously served as Director of Development at NHF from 1994-1999. During that time she was instrumental in launching “It’s Time for a Cure,” NHF’s fundraising campaign for medical research to find a cure for bleeding disorders. In her new position at NHF, she will be responsible for all fundraising and resource development programs.
Mary Ann’s experience covers a broad range of fundraising, from direct mail, special events, corporate and foundation support to donor cultivation, solicitation and stewardship. Most recently, she was Director of Development at The Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, where she managed a portfolio of major gifts prospects for cardiology and pediatrics. Mary Ann has also held development positions at the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, the American Lung Association and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International. She has a B.A. in English from the University of Pennsylvania.