Mr. Turner, a native of San Diego, California, is the Executive Director of Emanuel
Medical Center Foundation. Emanuel is part of the Legacy Health System, which provides
health care throughout the Portland, Oregon and Southwest Washington region.
Mr. Turner has spent his entire career, spanning eighteen years, in major gifts
development for health care and educational organizations including Legacy Health,
Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., the University of
California - San Francisco School of Medicine, Scripps Health in San Diego, California
and the American Cancer Society.
Mr. Turner graduated from National University in La Jolla, CA, with a degree in
psychology. He also attended San Diego State University and received a graduate
school level certification in development, capital campaigns and major gifts from
Indiana University's Center on Philanthropy.
Previously, Mr. Turner served as Vice President and Public Member of the Osteopathic
Medical Board of California.