FORT MYERS, Fla. (Jan. 8, 2024) – Justin Brand of Cape Coral has been hired as director of development at Lee Health Foundation, a role in which he will focus on philanthropy to support children’s services.
Brand’s experience includes working as chief development officer for the Charlotte Community Foundation since November 2018. In June, he was named as co-interim executive director for the foundation. Prior to joining the foundation, he served as operations manager for four years at the Charlotte Harbor Event and Conference Center. His more than 10 years of experience includes leadership, relationship building, financial management, community engagement and board relations.
“We are excited to welcome Justin to our team,” said Chris Simoneau, Lee Health’s chief development, marketing and communications officer. “In addition to his development experience, he brings a wealth of knowledge about Charlotte County, which Golisano Children’s Hospital serves.”
For additional information about the role of philanthropy at Lee Health or to donate, visit LeeHealthFoundation.org or call 239-343-6950.
About Lee Health Foundation
Lee Health Foundation raises philanthropic dollars on behalf of Lee Health to establish, expand and enhance innovative, lifesaving and preventative programs. The Foundation provides financial support for all five Lee Health hospitals including Golisano Children’s Hospital as well as many service areas including Lee Health Cancer Institute, Lee Health Coconut Point, The Rehabilitation Hospital, Lee Health Heart Institute, Community Health Clinics and Golisano Children’s Health Center in Naples. Over the last year, the Foundation has distributed more than $27 million to support Lee Health’s mission. Please visit LeeHealthFoundation.org or call 239-343-6950 for more information about the role of Lee Health philanthropy in Southwest Florida.