The Sontag Foundation Welcomes New Executive Director

January 7, 2020 - The Sontag Foundation announces the addition of Hilary Keeley as its Executive Director. Hilary Keeley succeeds Kay Verble who held that position for 17 years. Kay retired the end of 2019. In her role as Executive Director, Hilary will report to the Foundation’s Board of Directors and will have responsibility for all the operations of the organization. Her official start date is January 13th. 

“We are thrilled to have someone with Hilary’s background and enthusiasm join us and help take the Foundation to the next level”, says Rick Sontag, Chairman of the Foundation. 

Hilary brings with her 15 years of leadership experience with the United States Department of Health and Human Services as well as serving as Chief Legal Officer for The Nemours Foundation. She is a Ponte Vedra resident and is active in a number of local organizations.

"I am honored to have the opportunity to lead The Sontag Foundation. The Foundation is poised for tremendous growth and I look forward to building upon the organization’s success of the past 17 years,” said Hilary.