Sage Bolte, PhD, LCSW, CST

Chief Philanthropy Officer and President, Inova Health Foundation

Sage BolteSage Bolte is Chief Philanthropy Officer and President of the Inova Health Foundation. She joined Inova 15 years ago as an oncology counselor and most recently served as Executive Director of Life with Cancer and Patient Experience for the Inova Schar Cancer Institute. She is known nationally for her work in sexual health and cancer and is respected as a leader in the field of oncology social work.

As Chief Philanthropy Officer, she works closely with the Board of Trustees, staff, volunteers, and donors to achieve Inova’s goals, institutionalize best practices, and establish a culture of philanthropy across the entire organization. She also oversees development strategies, including major and planned gifts, events, and foundation and corporate giving.

Sage received her bachelor’s degree in both psychology and social work at Hope College, in Holland, Michigan, and later continued her studies at the University of Michigan, where she received her master’s degree in social work. She received the American Cancer Society’s Doctoral Training Grant in 2008 and obtained her PhD in social work from The National School of Social Services at the Catholic University of America in 2010.


Gabe Aquino

Manager, Digital Content

Amalia Arbulu

Director, Data and Gift Administration

Kristen Bentivegna

Associate Philanthropy Director

Patricia Bowen

Senior Philanthropy Officer

Katie Coyle

Senior Director, Philanthropy

Leslie Cronen

Manager, Prospect Research

Nick Daly

Director, Philanthropy

Shelby Davies-Sekle

Associate Director, Foundation Events

Cristina De La Rosa

Senior Executive Assistant

Melissa Diaz

Philanthropy Officer

Janet Filip

Executive Director, Philanthropy

Katherine Greer

Manager, Donor Stewardship

Shannon Hiskey

Executive Director, Philanthropy

Colleen Hughes

Director, Philanthropy

Megan Jenkins

Philanthropy Officer

Jeff Johnson

Senior Director Philanthropy, Annual Fund

Natasha Kahn

Prospect Manager

Kevin Kelly

Director of Foundation Analytics

Kerri Kilbane

Director, Donor Stewardship

Nicole Kinard

Sr. Director of Donor Relations and Special Events

Meagan Kleess

Development Manager, Special Events

Kirstin McArthur

Philanthropy Director

Melissa McCracken

AVP, Donor Relations and Communication

Paige Moses

AVP, Operations and Finance

Steven Norris

VP, Philanthropy

Abby O’Connor

Philanthropy Director

Lori Powell

Manager, Donor Stewardship

Suzy Quinn

Executive Director, Philanthropy

Kari Reed

Director, Philanthropy

Amy Richards

Executive Director, Philanthropy

Laura Simpkins

Director, Prospect Strategy

Anna Smith

Director, Strategic Communications

Assyatou Sow

Finance Manager, Use of Funds

Taylor Tomczyk

Philanthropy Specialist

Sandra White

Manager, Gift Processing

Brooke Williams

Development Specialist

Lindsay Wright

Director, Philanthropy

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