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November 30, 2018

AMGA Foundation Names Christina Santos New Executive Director

Christina Santos

Alexandria, VA – AMGA Foundation recently announced the hiring of Christina M. Santos, M.A., as executive director. Santos comes to AMGA Foundation with over 22 years of nonprofit fundraising experience.

As executive director, Santos will oversee AMGA Foundation’s development team to secure funding for all ongoing and future Foundation initiatives, including best practices learning collaboratives, the Acclaim Award, and national campaigns such as Diabetes: Together 2 Goal®.

“Ms. Santos has an impressive background in nonprofit fundraising and a proven track record of turning creative ideas into sustainable programs,” said John Kennedy, M.D., AMGA Foundation president and chief medical officer at AMGA. “We’re excited to see how her ideas translate into greater opportunities for AMGA Foundation to help medical groups and health systems measurably improve the care they deliver and contribute to a healthier America.”

Santos comes to AMGA Foundation from Providence Health Foundation, where she served as director of development and was responsible for raising and stewarding major gifts and executing special initiative campaigns.

She holds a B.A. in International Affairs and an M.A. in Political Management from the George Washington University.

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About AMGA Foundation
AMGA Foundation is AMGA’s philanthropic arm that enables medical groups and other organized systems of care to consistently improve health and health care. AMGA Foundation serves as a catalyst, connector and collaborator for translating the evidence of what works best in improving health and health care in everyday practice. Learn more at amga.org/foundation.

About AMGA
AMGA is a trade association leading the transformation of health care in America. Representing multispecialty medical groups and integrated systems of care, we advocate, educate, innovate, and empower our members to deliver the next level of high performance health. AMGA is the national voice promoting awareness of our members’ recognized excellence in the delivery of coordinated, high quality, high-value care. More than 175,000 physicians practice in our member organizations, delivering care to one in three Americans.