Betsy Chapin Taylor, FAHP
Unlocking the Power of Partnerships
Wednesday, March 27 | 8:45 AM
Betsy is president of the health care philanthropy consulting firm Accordant Philanthropy®. Prior to consulting, she spent 17 years as a chief development officer and foundation president in academic, community, children’s and religious health care organizations. Betsy specializes in leadership engagement in philanthropy, strategic philanthropy planning and implications of the science of gratitude in health care.
Betsy has authored and edited multiple books on health care philanthropy, including Regionalization and Systemization of Health Care Philanthropy, Transforming Health Care Philanthropy and Redefining Healthcare Philanthropy published by the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy. She also wrote Healthcare Philanthropy: Advance Charitable Giving to Your Organization’s Missionfrom Health Administration Press, Boards and Philanthropy: Developing the Next Curve Revenue Source for Health Care from the American Hospital Association and Advancing the CEO’s Role in Healthcare Philanthropy published by the American College of Healthcare Executives. In addition, her work has been featured in national trade publications for philanthropy and health care management including Healthcare Executive, Trustee, H&HN Daily, The Chronicle of Philanthropy, Modern Healthcare, Becker’s Hospital Review, BoardRoom Press, Healthcare Philanthropy Journal, Chief Executive Officer, Health Facilities Management and more.
In addition to leading Accordant Philanthropy®, Betsy is a faculty member for the American College of Healthcare Executives and a speaker with the American Hospital Association’s Speaker’s Express.
Betsy holds an MBA from the University of Georgia and an MS of Journalism from Columbia University in New York. She has achieved the highest level of certification in health care philanthropy as a Fellow of the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy.