Swope Health today announces that Angela Smart will join Swope Health as Chief Development Officer and as the Executive Director for the newly revitalized Swope Health Foundation.
Established in 1989, the Swope Health Foundation serves as a vehicle to enhance and transform our capabilities in providing care to underserved communities by generating tangible support from healthcare advocates, Swope Health supporters, and the broader philanthropic community.
Angela most recently served as the Vice President of the Hall Family Foundation, where she was responsible for awarding grants to Kansas City-area nonprofits in the categories of human and social services, health, higher education, arts and culture.
Angela also oversaw foundation operations including financial reporting, grants management database, payments, board communications and leadership stakeholder engagement on community investment projects. Prior to this position, she worked in multiple roles in corporate finance at Hallmark Cards Inc., Grant Thornton/Kansas City and Andersen Consulting/Detroit.
Angela has a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance from University of Michigan and an MBA from the Bloch School of Business at University of Missouri/Kansas City.
She serves as a trustee of William Jewell College and chairs the Academic Affairs and Student Life Committee. Angela has served on the boards of the Shawnee Mission Education Foundation, Sheffield Place and Solace House. She is currently co-chairing the Distinguished Leader Speaker Series for the Shawnee Mission School District.