Marianjoy President and CEO to be honored as Nonprofit Executive of the Year by the West Suburban Philanthropic Network
April 20, 2012 (Wheaton, IL) – Kathleen Yosko, President and CEO of Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital & Clinics, Inc. in Wheaton, was recently named Nonprofit Executive of the Year by the West Suburban Philanthropic Network (WSPN). Yosko will be recognized at the tenth annual award luncheon at the Abbington in Glen Ellyn on May 23.
The WSPN award for Nonprofit Executive of the Year is presented to a senior-level nonprofit executive who has demonstrated exceptional leadership in advancing the mission and services in his/her organization for the benefit of the residents and communities in the western suburbs. In addition to leading Marianjoy to a position of national recognition by expanding its programs and outreach, Yosko has dedicated her expertise to raising much needed funds to build a new hospital and state-of-the-art outpatient pavilion.”
“It is an honor to be recognized for the dedicated work and philanthropy that enables Marianjoy to skillfully and passionately serve the rehabilitative needs of adults and children,” said Yosko. “I am delighted by our success and this award is a testament to not only Marianjoy’s board and foundation leadership but also to the unwavering support of our donor community.”
Yosko has served as President and CEO of Marianjoy since 1998. Prior to joining Marianjoy, she served as President and CEO of Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital in Chicago.
West Suburban Philanthropic Network is a volunteer-led organization with a board dedicated to serving their fellow development professionals. Today, WSPN serves over 200 members and is an independent 501(c)(3) organization.
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About Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital
Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital is a nonprofit teaching hospital in Wheaton, Illinois, dedicated to the delivery of physical medicine and rehabilitation programs including stroke, neuromuscular, orthopedic, brain injury, spinal cord injury, and pediatrics. Marianjoy’s $60 million, 120 private room replacement hospital is a state-of-the-art facility designed to enhance the naturally holistic approach to rehabilitation. Founded in 1972, Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital maintains an extensive network of inpatient, subacute, and outpatient sites and physician clinics throughout the Chicago area. Marianjoy is a member of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare.