Janice J. Eisele has been appointed senior vice president for development at the University of Maryland Medical System Foundation. In this role, Eisele will have responsibility for strategic leadership and operational oversight of the Foundation, which generates private financial contributions for the University of Maryland Medical Center including the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, the Marlene and Stewart Greenebaum Cancer Center, the University of Maryland Children’s Hospital, Kernan Hospital and Maryland General Health Systems.
Eisele joins UMMSF from the University of California, San Francisco, where she was assistant vice chancellor for medical development beginning in 2004 and was responsible for the institution’s “grateful patient” giving program. From 2001-2004, she served as director of development for UCSF’s Department of Medicine. Prior to moving to San Francisco, she held development roles locally at the Johns Hopkins University and the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
The UMMS Foundation raises charitable funds to safeguard the future of health care excellence for the University of Maryland Medical System. Through the development of charitable support, the UMMS Foundation helps UMMS remain a leading integrated health care delivery system. Established in March 2000, the Foundation is the central structure for fundraising, stewardship and endowment management.