Hospitals Name Executive Director of Institutional Advancement, Chief Development Officer
New Britain [July 11 2006] -
David J. Obedzinski of Glastonbury has been appointed executive director of Institutional Advancement and chief development officer for New Britain General and Bradley Memorial hospitals.
Obedzinski has been director of Development at Bradley Memorial Hospital since 2005 and at New Britain General Hospital since 2002, planning and directing annual appeals, capital campaigns, special events and other fundraising activities to support hospital programs.
He has more than 20 years of fundraising experience. Before joining the hospitals Obedzinski was director of Development at Southern Connecticut State University in New Haven, where he was also director of Alumni Affairs. In addition, he has worked in development for The Easter Seal Society of Connecticut, Inc., University of Hartford and Hofstra University in Hempstead, N.Y..
Obedzinski earned his bachelor’s degree in sociology and master’s degree in community health administration at Hofstra University. He is a member of the Association of Fundraising Professionals and the Association for Healthcare Philanthropy.
He is also a board member at the New Britain Public Library; director at the New Britain Institute; and membership chair of the Development Consortium of Greater New Britain. Obedzinski is also a justice of the peace in Connecticut.
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