University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center Names Kathy Burk as New Foundation Executive Director

For Immediate Release July 14, 2017


Kevin Cservek:

GLEN BURNIE, MD – University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center (UM BWMC) has named Kathy Burk as the new Executive Director of the Baltimore Washington Medical Center Foundation. Burk will be responsible for directing philanthropic efforts and community awareness to support the mission of UM BWMC. She has more than 25 years of experience in fundraising, business development and marketing. Prior to joining UM BWMC, she held senior leadership positions for two national non-profit health care organizations. As an active community member, Burk has served on the Board of Directors for Girls on the Run of the Greater Chesapeake and Touching Lives with Comfort. She also volunteers for a variety of non-profit organizations in the region. Kathy holds a bachelor’s degree in Communications/Public Relations from the College of Notre Dame of Maryland. She is a resident of Annapolis.