Major Gifts Officer
Candice feels passionate about the mission of Denver Health and is consistently proud of the incredible work done at the hospital. She feels honored to be able to directly make a difference in people’s lives through healthcare philanthropy.
Candice’s non-profit career covers more than 14 years working in event management, public relations, communications and now major gifts. She is an ABC certified event planner and started off at the foundation as the events manager, where under her leadership foundation events grew from raising $650,000 to $2,500,000 annually. Candice then served as the Director of Marketing, Communications, Public Relations and Events, significantly growing the communications, brand and outreach among the foundation’s constituents. In 2020, she stepped into the major gifts space and enjoys connecting donors with opportunities to make an impact.
Prior to joining the foundation, Candice worked as a project manager with Art Management and Planning Associates, curating art exhibits and building corporate collections, while volunteering at the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver. Candice is a graduate of the Downtown Denver Leadership program class of 2008. She has a B.A. in Art History and Curatorial Studies from Brigham Young University.