Grace Linhard

Chief Development Officer, Nuvance Health

LinhardMs. Linhard is accountable for the strategic engagement of the broader community in the philanthropic support of the health system. She has 26 years of fundraising experience. She most recently served as chief development officer for Western Connecticut Health Network, serving as the organization’s chief fundraiser, responsible for developing fundraising strategies key to the organization’s priorities and strategic goals. Prior to joining Western Connecticut Health Network in 2004, Ms. Linhard was the chief development officer of Waterbury Hospital in Waterbury, Conn. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Stonehill College in Easton, Mass.