BEATRICE – A Montana certified fund raiser has been named the new Executive Director for the Beatrice Community Hospital Foundation.
Gina Heckey, of Sidney, Montana….will take over for Sam Rennick, who is retiring after six years with the foundation.
BCH Foundation Board President Rich Hovendick says Heckey has a great background and professional approach to the job.
She will start with the foundation, on January 14th. The Greeley, Colorado native has bachelor’s degrees in international studies and business administration, from the University of Missouri. Since 2015, she has served as Senior Executive for the Sidney, Montana Health Center Foundation for Community Care…and was fundraising coordinator for the foundation before that.
Heckey also was a guest relations manager for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Kansas City.
Heckey said she’s excited to begin her new job at the BCH Foundation and has family members in Omaha, Sidney and North Platte.
She is active in Kiwanis and is Membership Chairperson of the Associates of Fundraising Professionals of Montana. Heckey is also a certified Yoga instructor, having taught that for twelve years.