Meet the Philanthropy Team

Our philanthropy team is available to answer your questions, provide further information or arrange a meeting to discuss how you can support MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.  

Feel free to call or email us with any questions or comments!

Contact the Philanthropy Team via email at [email protected].



Emily A. Riffle, CFRE
Vice President and Chief Philanthropy Officer

202-444-2239 office


Dayna Kuhar, CFRE
Assistant Vice President, Philanthropy

202-444-2543 office
301-325-4354 cell


Wendy Heistad Carter
Director of Philanthropy

202-444-0943 office


Bethany Hussey, CFRE
Senior Philanthropy Officer

202-444-0905 office


Madison Schaffer
Philanthropy Officer

202-444-3611 office


Our Mailing Address:

MedStar Georgetown University Hospital
1 Main, Hospital Administration
3800 Reservoir Rd., NW
Washington, DC 20007