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Renee Leόn, Donor Relations Officer with the Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Foundation, has been included in the inaugural Association for Healthcare Philanthropy Forty Under 40 list.

Leόn will be recognized at the 2018 AHP Annual International Conference Oct. 17-20 in San Diego.

The Forty Under 40 program is designed to recognize the future leaders within the healthcare philanthropy community. AHP is honoring these 40 young professionals because they are shaping the future of the healthcare development industry. Collectively, they are changing the world—one campaign at a time.

“Telling member stories and sharing best practices are at the core of what AHP is all about,” said Alice Ayres, AHP president & CEO. “I’m so thrilled that through the Forty Under 40 program, members have shared the stories of our up-and-coming leaders—those making a significant impact on the industry so early in their careers.”

As a Donor Relations Officer, Leόn works closely with the Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Foundation Board of Directors. She also manages the Healthcare Hero Program for the hospital, as well as targeted capital campaign efforts, donor recognition, naming opportunities and acknowledgment of significant philanthropic gifts.

Leόn holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Davis and has more than 10 years of experience working in the medical and healthcare field.

“Renee Leόn’s continued pursuit of greatness on behalf of Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital shows in her every action,” said Marlee Lauffer, president of Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital Foundation. “She is a dedicated liaison between the Foundation and its donors, and we are so fortunate to have her as a passionate advocate for our hospital and our community.”

To learn more about the Forty Under 40 program and each of this year’s recipients, visit www.ahp.org/40under40</a

The Association for Healthcare Philanthropy is an international professional organization dedicated exclusively to development professionals who encourage charity in health care organizations. AHP’s 4,500 members represent more than 2,200 healthcare facilities around the world. They collectively raise more than $11 billion each year for community health services.

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital is a 238-bed not-for-profit acute care hospital serving the Santa Clarita Valley since 1975. Henry Mayo is an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and a STEMI Receiving Center. The hospital features state-of-the-art inpatient facilities, a neonatal intensive care unit, catheterization lab, infusion center, breast imaging center and an outpatient surgery center. Additional services include cardiovascular, trauma, emergency, intensive care, neonatal intensive care, maternity, surgery, nursing, wound care, spine and joint, behavioral health, and acute rehab, as well as cancer, imaging, lab, digestive, respiratory services and physical and occupational therapies. Currently under construction is a new patient tower that will provide up to 142 additional patient beds. It’s scheduled to be open for public use in 2019.

Henry Mayo Newhall Hospital is located at 23845 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA 91355. For more information, visit henrymayo.com.

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