Friday, March 24, 2017
New Leadership at Make-A-WishMike Elmore
An experienced and accomplished infrastructure authority, Mike Elmore currently serves as the CEO, principal, and owner of California-based Sun Mountain, LLC, a firm that provides civil and energy infrastructure services. Apart from his professional life, Mike Elmore support various nonprofit groups, including the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation recently announced changes to its senior leadership staff in its effort to improve the lives of seriously ill children. The most prominent role, that of board chairman, is being filled by Drew Lawton, the recently retired CEO of New York Life Investment Management, LLC. Lawton is also a longtime volunteer with Make-A-Wish.
In further changes, Leslie Motter is receiving a promotion, leaving her role as vice president of human resources and taking over as senior vice president and chief operations officer of the organization. She held similar posts at American Express, Prudential, and Aetna Financial Services before coming on board at Make-A-Wish. American Express executive Thomas Parker will join the nonprofit to fill the human resources slot.