Vice President of Marketing and Outreach
Catherine Rice joined HPC as the Vice President of Marketing and Outreach in May 2016. She is responsible for marketing, public relations, donor cultivation, outreach, volunteers and patient experience. Ms. Rice brings more than 30 years of health care marketing, public and media relations, fund development and volunteer management experience.
Since joining Health Partnership, she has initiated an employee e-newsletter, called The Heartbeat, developed a brand campaign and increased the clinic’s visibility through media relations and outreach events.
Prior to joining Health Partnership in May 2016, Ms. Rice served as the Development and Communications Manager for Caritas Clinics, Inc. in Kansas City and Leavenworth, Kan. She spent a bulk of her career directing marketing and public relations at Bethany, Providence and Saint John Hospitals in Wyandotte and Leavenworth Counties. She also has worked as a marketing consultant for small businesses. Ms. Rice received her undergraduate degree in Journalism from Benedictine College in Atchison, Kan.
Ms. Rice is involved in Girl Scouts and enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family.