LEXINGTON, N.C. – (December 19, 2019) – After six months with the organization, Hospice of Davidson County has promoted Davidson County native, Hannah West, to director of community relations.
As the director of community relations, West is responsible for generating public awareness, managing the agency’s brand, developing communication materials, and facilitating community engagement through a variety of outreach activities. She will also lead the charge for developing, overseeing and evaluating all fundraising, marketing and community education activities.
“Hospice of Davidson County is fortunate to have Hannah serve as director of community relations and as a member of the agency’s leadership team,” said Hospice of Davidson County CEO Laura Owen. “Her extensive background in nonprofit work and serving rural communities is an asset to our organization. We all look forward to working with her and furthering our mission for those we serve.”
Prior to coming to Hospice of Davidson County in May 2019, West spent almost five years working as the outreach coordinator at the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina in New Bern. Her additional nonprofit experience includes working with the Out of the Garden Project in Greensboro as the summer enrichment and site director and prior to the position was the nonprofit’s volunteer coordinator through AmeriCorps Partnership to End Homelessness. West also spent four months in Masiphumelele, South Africa working as a community development coordinator for Masicorp.
She graduated from N.C. State University with a Bachelor of Arts, Leadership in the Public Sector and is currently pursuing her Master of Business Administration at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington.
“I’m thrilled to be able to continue my career here in Davidson County, in the community where I was born and that played an integral role in my upbringing,” said West. “Even more so, I’m excited to work alongside an organization that readily provides so many important services to families across the greater Davidson County community.”
For more information on Hospice of Davidson County visit hospiceofdavidson.org or call (336) 475-5444.
About Hospice of Davidson County
For more than 30 years, Hospice of Davidson County has been a recognized leader in the advancement of quality end-of-life care across the Piedmont Triad region. Each day, the ACHC accredited agency provides comfort for more than 160 patients and their families, in a variety of locations, including private homes, in long-term care and skilled-nursing facilities and at the Henry Etta & Bruce Hinkle Hospice House, the only inpatient hospice facility in Davidson County. Hospice of Davidson County is a Hospice Honors agency. For more information, please visit hospiceofdavidson.org or Facebook.