The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Patty Hill-Callahan leads advancement for The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and the seven health sciences colleges, including strategy and execution of fundraising, alumni engagement and philanthropic communications. Her responsibilities include the Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute, the Richard M. Ross Heart Hospital, the Dorothy M. Davis Heart and Lung Research Institute, robust programs in Sports Medicine and Neurology and the hospitals. Patty and her team raised more than $1 billion of the university’s $3 billion But for Ohio State campaign, the success of which was celebrated in fall of 2016.
Before joining Ohio State, Patty served as associate vice president for Principal Gifts at Johns Hopkins University. In that role, she led strategic relationships with donors at the $5 million level and above across the institution. That principal gift cohort accounted for achieving 60 percent of the university’s total campaign goal. Earlier in her career, Patty served at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where she directed a development program that raised more than $50 million a year.
Patty speaks nationally on such topics as the creation of grateful patient programs and best practices in principal gift fundraising.