Kathleen Abhalter
Vice President of Hospital & Partner Relations

Kathleen Abhalter is the Director of External Development.  In her role, Kathleen manages Hospital Development staff and the operations surrounding organ and tissue donation at hospitals in Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network’s service area as well as oversees donation related activities with key external stakeholders.  Before assuming her current role at Gift of Hope, Kathleen held several increasingly responsible positions in Hospital Development for the organization.

Prior to joining Gift of Hope in 2003, Kathleen worked as a health care consultant for Verispan and The Martec Group.  Kathleen holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication Management and Business Administration from University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio.