Jill Whitcomb Joins Surrey Development
Surrey Services for Seniors has announced that Jill Whitcomb will be joining the organization as its Chief Advancement Officer. As CAO, Whitcomb will work with Surrey’s Board of Directors, leaders, and development team to reach out to donors and friends in the community to secure the increased levels of philanthropic support required to advance and sustain Surrey’s mission.
Whitcomb possesses 28 years of experience in development, communications, and seniorlevel management. Most recently, she served as Managing Director of Philanthropy for the Brandywine Health Foundation. At the Coatesville-based nonprofit, she was responsible for
1/2 the planning and implementation of a comprehensive development plan that included major donor relations, annual giving, and sponsorship development, as well internal and external marketing and communications.
While at BHF, Whitcomb was also responsible for the management of collaborative projects between the foundation and other civic, corporate, and community organizations. Prior to her position as Managing Director, she served as Director of Corporate Relations and
Special Events, a role that encompassed major donor relations, marketing, communications, and event management.
Before joining BHF, Whitcomb also worked with the March of Dimes Birth Defect Foundation in various capacities. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the American University in Washington, D.C., and is a graduate of Leadership Chester County. She is also
active with various community and professional organizations.
Click here to email Jill or call her direct line at 484-321-6101.