FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
February 3, 2020
Saratoga Hospital Names New Foundation Leader
Mary Solomons Appointed Executive Director
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY, February 3, 2020—Mary Solomons has been named executive director of Saratoga Hospital Foundation, responsible for hospital fundraising and other development activities.
Solomons combines extensive experience with a longstanding commitment to the Saratoga region. The Saratoga Springs resident served for more than two decades in positions of increasing responsibility at Skidmore College, where she developed and expanded the donor relations program, set fundraising records and laid the foundation for continued growth.
“Mary is a seasoned development professional with decades of proven donor relations experience right here in Saratoga Springs,” Saratoga Hospital President and CEO Angelo Calbone said. “Her intrinsic knowledge of our community and expertise in stewardship and events will prove invaluable as we continue to grow our foundation and strengthen our community engagement efforts.”
Solomons comes to Saratoga Hospital Foundation from the Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Albany, where she served as executive director of development. Previously, she was executive director of donor relations and campaign events, and leadership gift officer at Skidmore.
An accomplished writer and speaker, Solomons shares her expertise at conferences, seminars and via webinars. She has served on the boards of the Saratoga County Arts Council, Saratoga Springs Preservation Foundation and the Association of Donor Relations Professionals. She is a graduate of Wellesley College in Massachusetts.
About Saratoga Hospital: Saratoga Hospital is the Saratoga region’s leading healthcare provider and the only acute-care facility in Saratoga County. The hospital’s multispecialty practice, Saratoga Hospital Medical Group, provides care at more than 20 locations, ensuring easy access to programs and services that can have the greatest impact on individual and community health. Saratoga Hospital has maintained Magnet designation for nursing excellence since 2004. Through its affiliation with Columbia Memorial Health and Albany Med, Saratoga Hospital is part of the largest locally governed health system in the region. For more information: www.saratogahospital.org or www.facebook.com/SaratogaHospital.
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